Multiple Choice Identify the
choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.


1.

A dirt bike with a 2stroke engine requires 15 L of gas to be mixed with 1.5 L
of oil. How much oil will you need to mix with 25 L of gas to fill up your dirt bike? Round to 1
decimal place.
a.  250.0 L of oil  c.  0.9 L of oil  b.  2.5 L of oil  d.  3.0 L of oil 


2.

A 2stroke dirt bike requires 15 L of gas to be mixed with 4 L of oil. How much
oil do you need to fill up your dirt bike if you use 24 L of gas?
a.  90 L of oil  c.  2.5 L of oil  b.  7.68 L of oil  d.  6.4 L of oil 


3.

Ned is a pool cleaner. He offers a deal in which he charges $1000.00
to clean your pool 20 times. How much money do you save per cleaning using the deal if it
regularly costs $55.00 for one cleaning?
a.  $100.00  c.  $50.00  b.  $5.00  d.  $10.00 


4.

Lucinda wants to make $6.00 on every arrangement of flowers she sells. If it
costs her $10.00 to prepare an arrangement, by what percentage will she mark up the price?


5.

Iona buys a new home gym for $2075.00. Calculate the PST and GST if she lives in
Saskatchewan. Tax Rates   PST  GST  Alberta  0%  5%  British Columbia  HST 12%  Manitoba  7%  5%  Northwest Territories  0%  5%  Nunavut  0%  5%  Saskatchewan  5%  5%  Yukon  0%  5%    
a.  $103.75 GST, $103.75 PST  c.  $103.75 GST, $145.25
PST  b.  $145.25 GST, $103.75 PST  d.  $103.75 GST, $0.00 PST 


6.

Glenda makes and sells jewellery. If it costs her $16.00 to make a necklace and
she marks up the price by 160%, for how much will she sell the necklace?
a.  $49.92  c.  $41.60  b.  $33.28  d.  $62.40 


7.

The regular price of honey ham at a the grocery deli is $2.39/100 g. If the ham
is on sale for 25% off, what is the cost of 275 g?
a.  $6.16  c.  $6.23  b.  $3.70  d.  $4.93 


8.

1 Norwegian krone is worth $0.207 CAD. If you have 375 kroner, how many Canadian
dollars can you exchange them for?
a.  $1811.59  c.  $1630.43  b.  $85.39  d.  $55.20 


9.

If Pietr sold 1225 Scottish pounds for $2445.28 CAD, which of the following is
closest to the bank’s buying rate?
a.  1.59692  c.  0.50097  b.  1.99615  d.  2.99423 


10.

If the selling rate of Indian rupees is 0.02532 and the buying rate is 0.02087,
how much money would you lose if you exchanged $75.00 CAD for rupees and then converted them back to
CAD on the same day?
a.  $11.60  c.  $13.18  b.  $16.08  d.  $15.99 

Short Answer


1.

High End Games video game store makes a profit of $1475.00 on the sale of 220
games. How much profit would the store make on the sale of 150 games?


2.

One type of fabric costs $8.78 for 1 m of fabric and another costs $42.25 for 5
m of fabric. Which fabric has the lower cost per metre?


3.

Which is a better buy: 8 ounces of cheese for $5.63 or 12 ounces of cheese for
$7.87?


4.

The retail price of a refrigerator is $1719.00. Calculate the PST, the GST, and
the final price if the refrigerator is sold in Manitoba. Tax
Rates   PST  GST  Alberta  0%  5%  British Columbia  HST 12%  Manitoba  7%  5%  Northwest Territories  0%  5%  Nunavut  0%  5%  Saskatchewan  5%  5%  Yukon  0%  5%    


5.

The cost of a new sledge hammer is $42.99. It is on sale for $32.24. What is the
discount, as a percent?
