# Numeracy Test 4

**1)** If you enter a casino with £260 and leave with £195. What percentage of the original amount did you spend ?

**2)** A member of staff has her salary increased by 6.5% to £34,000. What was her original salary before the increase ?

**3)** A shop sells 18 items in March and 33 items in July. What is the percentage increase from March to July ?

**4)** A student achieved 78 marks out of a possible 115 in a test. What percentage mark did the student achieve for the test ?

**5)** A member of staff has a current salary of £50,000. What is their new salary if they receive a 10% pay rise ?

**6)** You colleague gets a pay rise. Their salary was £38,000 and is now £42,000. What is the percentage increase ?

**7)** Calculate the interest earned on £420 when it is put in an account which pays an interest rate of 7% per year.

**8)** Someone buys a car costing £7,500. It depreciates in value each year by 7%. By how much had the car depreciated after 2 years?

Round to the nearest penny.

**9)** The cost of a toaster is £25 (excluding VAT). If VAT is calculated at 20%, calculate the price of the toaster including VAT ?

**10)** Someone buys a car costing £12,500. It depreciates in value by 8% in the first year, 10% in the second year and 5% in the third year. What is the car worth after 3 years?

Round to the nearest penny.

**11)** A magician buys a rabbit for £60 and a pigeon for £70. How much is the pigeon more expensive than the rabbit as a percentage ?

**12)** What is 19% more than 378 ?

Round to the nearest 1 decimal place.

**13)** What is 13% less than 289 ?

Round to the nearest 2 decimal place.

**14)** What is 15% more than 378 ?

Round to the nearest 1 decimal place.

**15)** What is 46% less than 289 ?

Round to the nearest 2 decimal place.

**16)** What is 250 minus 15% ?

**17)** What is 18.2% of 450 ?

**18)** Your colleague gets demoted. Their pay decreases by 6.5% and they were earning £23,500. What is their new salary ?

**19)** A member of staff has a current salary of £76,000. What is their new salary if they receive a 8% pay rise ?

**20)** Your colleague gets a pay rise. Their salary was £26,000 and is now £31,000. What is the percentage increase ?

**21)** Your colleague gets a pay rise. Their salary was £26,000 and is now £33,000. What is the percentage increase ?

**22)** Calculate 7% less than 67 ?

**23)** Calculate 9% less than 76 ?

**24)** A friend buys a loaf of bread for £1.20 and a bunch of bananas for £2.30. How much is the bananas more expensive than the loaf of bread as a percentage ?

**25)** What is 29% more than 377 ?

Round to the nearest 1 decimal place.

**26)** Someone buys a car costing £8,500. It depreciates by 11% in the first year. By how much has the car depreciated after 1 year ?

Round to the nearest penny.

**27)** A member of staff has a current salary of £56,000. What is their new salary if they receive a 11% pay rise ?

**28)** Your colleague gets a pay decrease. Their salary was £26,000 and is now £21,000. What is the percentage decrease ?

**29)** What is 22% more than 378 ?

Round to the nearest 3 decimal place.

**30)** Calculate the interest earned on £390 when it is put in an account which pays an interest rate of 9% per year ?

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