Online Percentage Word Problems


Not just a quiz – this is an online challenge full of all the helpful tips you need to learn about percentages.

A series of eight questions is set – each one involving a question about percentages. Some of these are real world puzzles, such as what the new price of something is after a 15% price rise.

The way this quiz shines though is in the way it shows you how an answer is worked out after you give your answer.

If you got it wrong, it shows you how to work out the right answer, and if you got it right, you can check your working to help drum home the right way of calculating the answer.

There is also a help option available before you answer. A great way for fifth graders to start learning about percentages – with some challenging questions in there too!

Game Specifications:
  • Type of Activity:Quiz (Problems)
  • Action Speed: Slow
  • Special Education Compatibility: High
  • Technology: Javascript
  • Difficulty: Easy-Medium
  • User Controls: Mouse
  • For Grades: 5 and 6
  • Approx. Duration: 5 Minutes
  • Overall Quality: Medium