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**Percentage problems with answers**

1. If 75% of a number is added to 75, the result is the number itself. Then the number is

Answer: 50

2. Subtracting 40% of a number from the number, we get the result as 30, the number is

Answer: 50

3. If three fifth of a number is 40 more than 40% of the same number. What is the number

Answer: 200

4. A number on subtracting 15 from it, reduces to its 80%. What is 40% of that number?

Answer: 30

5. Calculation shows that an angle is 37 1⁄2 %. The size obtained by drawing and measurement is 36%. The error percent is

Answer: 4

6. The population of a town has increased from 133575 to 138918. The percent increase in population is

Answer: 4

7. IF X is 90% of Y, what percent of X is Y?

Answer: 111.1

8. If x % of y is the as 4/5 of 80, then the value of xy is

Answer: xy=6400

9. Subtracting 6% of x from x is equivalent to multiplying x by how much ?

Answer: 94

10. If 8% of x=4% of y, then 20% of x is

Answer: 10%

11. (X% of Y+Y%of X)=?

Answer: 2% of xy

12. If 90% of A=30% of B and b=x% of A, then x is equal to

Answer: 300

13. X% of Y is y% of?

Answer: x

14. A number increased 37 1⁄2% gives 33. The number is

Answer: 24

15. The number which when decreased by 27 1⁄2 % given 87 is

Answer: 120

16. 40 quintal is what percent of 2 metric tons?

Answer: 200%

17. If is known that 20% of the mangoes are rotten. If the number of rotten mangoes is 35, then the total number of mangoes is :

Answer: 175

18. If 70% of students in a school are boys and the number of girls is 504, the number of boys is

Answer: 1176

19. A student has to secure 40% marks to pass. He gets 178 marks and fails by 22 marks. The maximum marks are :

Answer: 500

20. A house owner was having his house painted. He was advised that he would require 25kg of paint. Allowing for 15% wastage and assuming that the paint is available in 2 kg cAnswer:, what would be the cost of pain purchased, if one can cost Rs.16?

Answer: Rs.240

21. A reduction of 12.5% in the price of a dining table brought down its price to RS.4375, the original price (in Rs.) of the table was:

Answer: Rs.5,345

22. Of the total amount received by Krian, 20% was spent on purchases and 5% of the remaining on trAnswer:portation. If he is left with RS.1520, the initial amount was

Answer: 2000

23. In a library 20% books are in Hindi, 50% of the remaining are in English and the remaining 900 are in various other languages. What is the total number of books in English?

Answer: 2250

24. Avinash spends 30% of his income on scooter petrol, 1⁄4 of the remaining on house rent and the balance on food. If he spends Rs.300 on petrol, then what is the expenditure on house rent?

Answer: Rs.175

25. A man spends 35% of his income on house rent 75% of the reaming on other items. What percentage of income does he save

Answer: 16.25

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