# Decimal, Percent and Fractions Practice Questions

## Fractions, Percent and Decimal Practice Questions

Basic math questions similar to those found on most high school exit or proficiency exam, nurse entrance tests and armed services entrance tests.

1. 8 is what percent of 40?

a. 10%
b. 15%
c. 20%
d. 25%

2. 9 is what percent of 36?

a. 10%
b. 15%
c. 20%
d. 25%

3. Three tenths of 90 equals:

a. 18
b. 45
c. 27
d. 36

4. .4% of 36 equals:

a. 1.44
b. .144
c. 14.4
d. 144

5. The ratio of 8:5 = (?)%

a. 75%
b. 150%
c. 175%
d. 160%

6. 3/5 = (?)% x 5/8

a. 75%
b. 100%
c. 78%
d. 96%

7. Express 2/5 as a decimal.

a. .33
b. .3
c. .4
d. .5

8. Express .56 as percent.

a. 56%
b. .56%
c. 5.6%
d. .056%

9. Express 18/6 as a percentage.

a. 300%
b. 30%
c. 150%
d. 3%

10. Express 4/20 as a percentage.

a. 25%
b. 20%
c. 15%
d. 40%

11. 7.5/30% = ?

a. 30
b. 35
c. 25
d. 20

12. Express .061 as percent.

a. .61%
b. 6.1%
c. 61%
d. .061%

13. Express the ratio of 7:25 as percent.

a. 20%
b. 22%
c. 25%
d. 28%

14. Express 7/16 as percent.

a. 43.75%
b. 41.25%
c. 42.5%
d. 45%

1. C. Finding the percentage of one number and another.

2. D. Finding the percentage of one number and another.

3. C. Determining percent from a whole number.

4. B. Determining the fractional percentage of a number.

5. D. Determining the percentage of a ratio statement.

6. D. Percentage of a fraction and another fraction.

7. C. Converting common fraction to a decimal fraction.

8. A. Converting decimal fraction to a percentage.

9. A. Converting fraction to percent.

10. B. Converting fraction to percent.

11. C. Dividing a decimal fraction by a percentage.

12. B. Converting decimal fractions to percentages.

13. D. Converting a ratio to a percentage.

14. A. Converting a common fraction to a percentage.

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