### All SSAT Upper Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

Convert to a percent.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

Now, solve for , which will be the percent value because in the ratio we set up, is the numerator of a fraction with a denominator of .

### Example Question #2 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

In a classroom, out of students own dogs. What percent of the class owns a dog?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

Now, solve for , which will be the percent value because in the ratio we set up, is the numerator of a fraction with a denominator of .

### Example Question #3 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

of Julian's songs are rock songs. What percentage of his songs are rock songs?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

This question wants you to find the percentage equivalent of .

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

Now, solve for , which will be the percent value because in the ratio we set up, is the numerator of a fraction with a denominator of .

### Example Question #3 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

Out of all of Ambrose's computer games, are simulation games. What percentage of Ambrose's games are simulation games?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

This question is asking you to convert into a percent.

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

### Example Question #5 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

Convert into a percentage.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

### Example Question #6 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

Express as a percentage.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

### Example Question #4 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

In a poll, out of people claimed that chocolate cake was their favorite dessert. What percentage of people said chocolate cake was their favorite dessert?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The question is asking you to convert into a percentage.

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

### Example Question #8 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

In a survey, out of people said that their favorite sport was ice hockey. What percent of respondents' favorite sport is ice hockey?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The question is asking you to convert into a percent.

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

### Example Question #9 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

In a poll of students, of them said math was their favorite subject. What percentage of students claimed math was their favorite subject?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The question is asking you to convert the fraction into a percentage.

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

### Example Question #5 : How To Find Percentage From A Fraction

In a class of students, of them said they have a brother. What percentage of the class has a brother?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The question is asking you to convert to a percent.

Percent also means out of one hundred. Set up the following ratio to find the percent value.

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