### All HSPT Quantitative Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #51 : Number Manipulation*

What is of less than ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, find less than :

Then, find :

### Example Question #52 : Number Manipulation*

is percent of what number number?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Representing the unknown number with an , we know that . Now solve for by dividing both sides by :

### Example Question #53 : How To Manipulate Numbers

What is percent of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, square :

Then, find percent:

### Example Question #53 : Number Manipulation*

What number multiplied by equals more than of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, find of :

Then, add :

Finally, divide by to reverse the multiplication:

### Example Question #54 : Number Manipulation*

What is percent of of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, find of :

Then, find percent:

### Example Question #56 : How To Manipulate Numbers

What is the average of and ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Find the average by adding the numbers and dividing by :

### Example Question #55 : Number Manipulation*

What is less than of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, find of :

Then, subtract :

### Example Question #56 : Number Manipulation*

What is the product of and percent of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The square of is :

percent of is :

Multiply these to find the product:

### Example Question #53 : Number Manipulation*

What is percent of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Multiply by the decimal equivalent of the percentage to find the answer:

### Example Question #51 : How To Manipulate Numbers

What is less than of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, find of :

Then, subtract :

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