## Word Problem Database

### Percent Word Problems - Level 1

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Tim is buying a DVD player from Deal of the Day.

The usual cost of the player is $180.

Today's discount is 20%.

How much money will Tim save?

Jack’s father said that he would pay 60% of the cost of a bicycle.

The bicycle costs $350.

How much will Jack’s father pay?

The winning frog jumped 120 centimeters in the frog jumping contest.

Andy's frog jumped 85% of the winning distance.

How many more centimeters did the winning frog jump?

Melissa just got a new mp3 player.

Eighteen of Melissa’s forty-five songs are pop.

What percentage is that?

Greg had $225 in his saving account.

He spent 20% of his money on a present for his friend.

How much money did Greg have left?