Percentage Multipliers Worksheet

6 problems

Percentage Multiplier is a number used to determine or calculate the percentage of an amount, and it is also used to decrease or increase an amount by a percentage. The Percentage Multiplier allows us to calculate the increase or decrease of a percentage very quickly. For example, To find a 5 percent of a number, we can multiply the number by a multiplier.


 

5 % = 5/100 = 0. 05.

Here, 0.05 is the multiplier.


 

There are steps to keep in mind while solving percentage multipliers.

Grade 7
Percents
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Teaching Percentage Multiplier Easily

 

  • Firstly, write down the percentage.


 

  • Then, convert the percentage into a decimal by dividing it by 100. This is the multiplier.


 

  •  Lastly, multiply the original number by the multiplier.



 

Here is an example of solving a problem on a percentage multiplier. Let's look at the example below to understand percentage multipliers.


 

Q. Find the Percentage Multiplier for 0.26.


 

Step 1: Write down the decimal.

Decimal = 0.26


 

Step 2: Convert the decimal i...

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