# Percents

#### (A) \$0.84 (B) \$1.26 (C) \$1.50 (D) \$1.70 (E) \$2.00

Answer to Question #10

20.  In The Wiz’s favorite robe shop the normal retail price is 80% more than the storeowner pays for the robes. During a sale, however, everything is discounted 30%. How much do the robes cost on sale, compared to the price the storeowner paid?

(A) 30% less
(B) 24% less
(C) 24% more
(D) 26% more
(E) 50% more

Answer to Question #20

18.  The price of ambrosia has increased 300% during the last 25 years. If the current price of ambrosia is \$3.00 per pound, how much did they cost per pound 25 years ago?

(A) \$0.75
(B) \$1.00
(C) \$1.25
(D) \$1.50
(E) \$2.00

Answer to Question #18

16.  The Wizmobile used to get 16 miles per gallon of fuel. After being tuned up, it now gets 125% of what it got before the tune up. How many miles per gallon does it get after the tune up?

#### (A) 12.8 (B) 18.5 (C) 20 (D) 36 (E) 40

Answer to Question #16

13.  In the 1200 square foot castle grand entry hall, the floor is covered by tiles that are each two square feet in area. 24 of the tiles are broken and must be replaced. What percent of the entry hall floor must be replaced?

(A) 2
(B) 4
(C) 24
(D) 40
(E) 48

Answer to Question #13

6.  Darrell wants to buy his first car, a used “Firebreathing Rubberburner.” The sticker price is \$5,000 but the salesperson gives him a 20% discount to lower his purchase price. Darrell has to pay 20% of the discounted purchase price in “taxes, tags, and fees.” How many dollars does Darrell need?

(A) 4,000
(B) 4,400
(C) 4,800
(D) 5,000
(E) 6,000

Answer to Question #6

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