SSAT Upper Level Math : Rational Numbers

Study concepts, example questions & explanations for SSAT Upper Level Math

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Example Questions

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

What is  as a fraction?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Put the number over  and drop the percent sign.

Multiply the numerator and denominator by  to get rid of the decimal.

Finally, reduce the fraction to get it in simplest form.

Example Question #422 : Fractions

What is  as a fraction?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Put the number over  and drop the percent sign.

Multiply the numerator and denominator by  to get rid of the decimal.

 

Example Question #421 : Rational Numbers

What is  as a fraction?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Put the number over  and drop the percent sign.

Multiply the numerator and denominator by  to get rid of the decimal.

Finally, reduce the fraction to get it in simplest form.

Example Question #481 : Number Concepts And Operations

What is  as a fraction?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Put the number over  and drop the percent sign.

Multiply the numerator and denominator by  to get rid of the decimal.

Finally, reduce the fraction to get it in simplest form.

Example Question #482 : Number Concepts And Operations

What is  as a fraction?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Put the number over  and drop the percent sign.

Multiply the numerator and denominator by  to get rid of the decimal.

Finally, reduce the fraction to get it in simplest form.

Example Question #423 : Rational Numbers

What is  as a fraction?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Put the number over  and drop the percent sign.

Multiply the numerator and denominator by  to get rid of the decimal.

Finally, reduce the fraction to get it in simplest form.

Example Question #1 : How To Find Fractional Percentages

What percent of 12,000 is 3,300?

Possible Answers:

28.5%

25%

26%

27.5%

24.5%

Correct answer:

27.5%

Explanation:

To find out what percent a part  is of a whole , evaluate the expression 

 

Example Question #428 : Fractions

Convert  into a percent.

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

First evaluate .

 

 To convert a decimal to a percentage, multiply by 100 percent.

Example Question #1 : How To Find Fractional Percentages

Which of the following best represents ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The true value of the percentage  can be converted by dividing .

The correct value of  is .

Example Question #430 : Fractions

Convert  into a percent.

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

To convert a decimal number into a percent, multiply the decimal number by .

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