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There are three sets of Percentage Worksheets:
Percentage of a Number or Part (30% of 60 = ___ )
Find the Base or Total (20% of ___ = 18)
Find the Percent or Rate (___% of 50 = 25)
Examples, solutions, videos, and worksheets to help Grade 6 students learn how to find the percent in a percentage problem. Include percentage word problems.
There are 3 sets of calculate the percent worksheets:
The percent is also called the rate.
To find the percent of a number, you need to determine the proportion of that number relative to a whole and express it as a fraction or decimal out of 100. Here are three common methods to calculate percents:
Method 1: Using Decimal Calculation
Have a look at this video if you need to review how to find percent using decimal calculation.
Method 2: Using Proportions
Have a look at this video if you need to review how to find percent using proportions.
Method 3: Using Equivalent Fractions
Easy or Simple Fractions
Remembering some of these easy fractions, will help you to calculate the percent quickly in your head.
3/4 = 75%
1/2 = 50%
1/4 = 25%
1/5 = 20%
1/10 = 10%
1/20 = 5%
1/25 = 4%
1/50 = 2%
1/100 = 1%
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Percent Worksheet #1 (50%, 25%, 20%, 10%, 5%, 1%)
Percent Worksheet #2 (whole number percents)
Percent Worksheet #3 (decimal number percents)
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Percentages (What is X% of Y)
Percentages (X is what % of Y)
Percentages (X is Y% of what)
Percent of a Number
Finding Percent
Finding the Base
Percent Word Problems (percent or rate)
Percent Word Problems (percent of or part)
Percent Word Problems (increase or decrease)
Percent Word Problems (profit or loss)
Sarah scored 80 out of 100 on her math test. What percent did she score?
80%
If the sales tax on a purchase is $8 and the total amount paid, including tax, is $120, what is the tax rate as a percentage?
8/120 × 100% = 6.67%
A stock’s price increased from $50 to $60. What percent did the stock price increase?
Price increase = New price - Original price = $60 - $50 = $10 Percent increase = (Price increase / Original price) * 100 = ($10 / $50) * 100 = 20% Therefore, the stock price increased by 20%.
Percentage of a Number Lesson
Percent Word Problems
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