







Percentage reduction 
20160130 

From Kuuku: The daily production targets in 2000 was 60,000 units this declined to 48,000 units in 2001 but was projected that further 300units reduction would be experienced in 2002. Calculate the percentage reduction by 2002. Answered by Penny Nom. 





What percentage am I reducing it by? 
20100113 

From Lynda: I need to calculate the percentage of a total number.
If my total is 2.9 million and I take out 187,000 what percentage am I reduing it by? Answered by Penny Nom. 





Percentage reduction 
20091215 

From John: Please explain how I should calculate the percentage of £676 billion reduced to £498billion Answered by Harley Weston. 





A T.V. is offered at a sale price of £460 
20071212 

From Conor: I was wondering if you could help me
with this question which I have for homework.
a) A T.V. is offered at a sale price of £460.
If the reduction was 8%, what was the original price of the T.V.? Answered by Penny Nom. 





An 18% reduction 
20070615 

From darren: I have a figure of 627.30 i need to find out what
the original amount was before 18% was taken away to leave the 627.30 Answered by Penny Nom. 





A reduction of 10% in the price of tea 
20060308 

From Bidhu: A reduction of 10% in the price of tea enables a dealer to purchase 25 kg more tea for Rs 22500.What is the reduced price per kg of tea?What was the original price per kg? Answered by Stephen La Rocque. 





A 40% reduction 
20041110 

From Cathy: I'm having trouble figuring out how to figure a percentage??? it's easy to find what 40% of any given number is, but how would i accurately figure out what is the final number is when i know the number after the 40% has been removed? when i add 40% to this number it obviously is lower than it should
be. the best i could figure is;
x=?40% > x?=40% i'm all confused???? Answered by Penny Nom. 

