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Exam (4 questions)
Questions about percentage and ratio, applied to finance.
Based on section 3.2 of the MathsAid workbook on numerical reasoning.

Exam (6 questions)
Based on section 3 of the mathsaid/mathcentre workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Given an annual salary, tax allowance, tax rate and pension deduction, work out a person's takehome pay per month.

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Three items of work done on a car. Given total price, and a couple of ratios of prices between pairs of items, work out the cost of one of the items.
Based on question 4 from section 3 of the MathsAid workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Given ratio of ingredients in a preparation, and amounts of each ingredient, work out how much of the preparation you can make.
Based on question 5 from section 3 of the mathsaid workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Compute the weighted average salary in a department, given four salary levels and the percentages of staff earning them.

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Given the stakes of three people in a lottery syndicate, and the amount the syndicate won, work out each person's share of the winnings.
Based on question 4 from section 3.2 of the MathsAid workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Scale a page to some percentage of its original size, then increase/decrease by another percentage. Find the size of the final copy as a percentage of the original.
Based on question 2 from section 3 of the MathsAid workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Given the selling price of an item both as a cash amount and as a percentage of the cost of production, find the cost of production and the profit.
Based on question 1 from section 3 of the MathsAid workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Given cost of production and price of sale of a product; a percentage increase in cost of production; and unit sales before and after; work out the extra profit.
Based on question 6 from section 3 of the mathsaid workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Given percentages of males and females working on a project, and the percentage of the total staff who are male (or female), find the percentage of all staff working on the project.
Based on question 3 from section 3 of the mathsaid workbook on numerical reasoning.

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Given the cost to produce an item and a desired markup, calculate the appropriate sale price.