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Posted by **Macy** on Monday, January 14, 2013 at 2:55pm.

1. Your employer has 600 business cards printed for you, and you give away 280 of them. To the nearest

hundredth, what percent of the cards is left?

A. 18.75%

B. 53.33%

C. 46.67%

D. 21.43%

2. The LCD for the fractions 1/3, 3/4, 5/32, and 8/9 is

A. 3,072.

B. 288.

C. 24.

D. 64.

3. Express the fractions 1/2, 3/16, and 7/8 with an LCD.

A. 1/32, 3/32, 7/32

B. 8/16, 3/16, 14/16

C. 4/8, 6/8, 14/8

D. 1/4, 3/4, 7/4

4. The decimal form 1.46 becomes _______ expressed as a percent.

A. 14.6%

B. 146%

C. 1.46%

D. .0146%

5. Divide 7/24 by 35/48 and reduce the quotient to the lowest fraction.

A. 245/1152

B. 2/5

C. 4/10

D. 42/48

6. Subtracting 8.263 from 13.48, you obtain

A. 5.783.

B. 21.743.

C. 5.217.

D. 6.815.

7. The sum of 1/6, 2/3, and 1/4 is

A. 2/72, or 1/36.

B. 11/12.

C. 4/12, or 1/3.

D. 13/12, or 1 1/12.

8. The number 248,682 rounded off to the nearest hundreds becomes

A. 248,700.

B. 248,680.

C. 249,000.

D. 250,000.

9. Express 79.2% as a decimal.

A. 7.92

B. 79

C. .0792

D. .792

10. Express the decimal 2.39 as a percent.

A. .239%

B. 240%

C. 239%

D. 23.9%

11. The total of 42, 75, 189, 301, and 728 is

A. 2,301.

B. 1,533.

C. 1,335.

D. 1,297.

12. The quotient of 5/31 divided by 15/23, reduced to the lowest fraction, is

A. 115/465.

B. 23/93.

C. 75/373.

D. 93/23 or 4 1/23.

13. The number 1,563,385 rounded off to the nearest million becomes

A. 2,000,000.

B. 1,600,000.

C. 1,563,400.

D. 1,563,000.

14. The sum of 1/9, 2/3, and 5/18is

A. 4/15.

B. 12/9.

C. 8/30.

D. 19/18.

15. 35.4% expressed as a decimal becomes

A. 354.

B. 0.354.

C. 35.0.

D. 3.54.

16. If you grow 738 pumpkins and sell 481, how many do you have left?

A. 481

B. 1,209

C. 257

D. 690

17. If you divide an inheritance of $45,600.00 among 22 heirs, each heir will receive

A. $207.27.

B. $2,072.73.

C. $2,027.27.

D. $2,073.72.

18. You purchase a shirt for $8.50. There is a 6% sales tax. Your total cost will be

A. $13.60

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B. $8.98

C. $8.55

D. $9.01

19. A pair of pants with a marked price of $35.00 has a discount of 20%. How much is the discount?

A. $17.50

B. $7.00

C. $28.00

D. $42.00

20. If 28% of a sum is $100.80, what is the sum?

A. $360.00

B. $282.24

C. $277.78

D. $129.02

My answers are-

1. B 11. C

2. B 12. B

3. B 13. A

4. D 14. D

5. B 15. B

6. C 16. C

7. D 17. B

8. A 18. D

9. D 19. C

10.C 20. A

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:09pm1 is correct

- Consumer Math -
**Macy**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:15pmOkay

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:17pmI'm sorry i am not done grading i just wanted to let you know that you are getting help.

- Consumer Math -
**Macy**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:18pmAlright thank you.

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:24pm2. correct

3. correct

4. incorrect, B

5. correct

6. correct

I'll do the rest but this is what I have so far. I'll be right back hold on.

- Consumer Math -
**Macy**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:31pmOk, thank you.

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:32pm7. correct

8. correct

9. correct

- Consumer Math -
**Macy**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:34pmOk

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:34pm10 to go!

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:41pm10. correct

11. correct

12. correct

Alright let me grade some more here are 3 more.

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:42pmI'll be right back give me one momment.

- Consumer Math -
**This Girl**, Monday, January 14, 2013 at 3:56pm13. correct

14. correct

15. correct

Wow! pretty goo you have only missed one so far!

16. correct

17. correct

18. correct

19. incorrect B

20. correct

Need help with anything else?

- Consumer Math -
**Anonymous**, Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 11:29amphil smith is a car salesman last week his total sales amounted to 27,650.00 and he recieved 1,382.50 in commission what is his rate of commission

- Consumer Math -
**Anonymous**, Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 8:27amThe sum of 1/9, 2/3, and 5/18is