Money Multiple Choice Topic Test

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Money Multiple Choice Topic Test

Test your understanding of money with this ten question, self-marking multiple choice exercise.

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Here are 10 Money multiple choice questions written by people from around the world while using the main Pentransum activity. You can earn a Transum Trophy for answering at least 9 of them correctly.

1. A jacket is on sale. It normally costs £65 but today it is on special offer. You can buy it for 20% off the normal price. How much is the sale price?

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2. Mr Young deposits $30,000 with a bank that pays an interest of 5%. How much simple interest in total will been earned by the end of the third year?

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This question was suggested by Toby Mak, Hong Kong

3. I have £20.00. I go to the corner shop and I buy 3 stamps. 1 stamp costs 10p. I also buy 2 bags of crisps at 50p each and 1 coke at £1.00. How much change do I get?

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This question was suggested by Georgia, Holywell

4. I have £5 and decide to get 3 packets of crisps at 98p each. How much change do I have?

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This question was suggested by Charlotte Battista, St. Peters Middle School

5. My four friends and I bought a lotto ticket and won $75,000,000. We split the amount of prize money evenly between us. How much did each of us get?

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This question was suggested by Lorna-Jen Crallan., South Auckland Seventh Day Adventist primary school Auckland New Zealand.

6. what is n if 3(n+5)=36

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This question was suggested by Harry Ponsonby, Feltonfleet school, Surrey

7. Sally saves 10% of her weekly wage, spends 65% on rent and food, spends 15% on clothes/entertainment and gives the remaining £17.24 to charity. What is Sally's weekly wage?

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This question was suggested by Nella Adila, Sheffield

8. A top costs £36 before a sale. It has 15% off. How much does the top cost during the sale?

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This question was suggested by Hockey Puck, Birmingham, England

9. What is the change from a £50 note if I buy 6 t-shirts for £6.78 each?

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This question was suggested by Kieran Buchanan, Newcastle

10. If Dan and Don share $48 in the ratio 5:1 how much more than Don will Dan receive?

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