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# Percent games, tutorials, and worksheets online

This is an annotated list of online games, worksheets, and tutorials related to percent and percentage. I have tried to gather only the best, to make sure they are truly useful for my site visitors!

## Games and tools

**Virtual Manipulative: Percentages**

Interactive tool where you fill in any two of the three 'boxes' (whole, part, and percent) and it will calculate the missing part and show the result visually in two ways.

nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/

**Mission: Magnetite**

Hacker tries to drop magnetite on Motherboard. To stop him, match up
percentages, fractions, and images showing fractional parts.

pbskids.org/cyberchase/media/

**Fractions and Percent Matching Game**

A simple matching game: match fractions and percentages.

www.mathplayground.com/

**Math Mammoth Percent**

A self-teaching worktext for 5th-7th grade that covers percent, percentage of a number, discounts, sales tax, percent of change, and comparisons with percent. Available both as a download ($3.20) and as a printed copy.

www.mathmammoth.com/percent.php

**Fraction/Decimal/Percent Jeopardy**

Answer the questions correctly, changing between fractions, decimals, and percentages.

www.quia.com/cb/34887.html

**Flower Power**

Grow flowers and harvest them to make money in this addictive order-'em-up game. Practice ordering decimals, fractions, and percentages. The game starts with ordering decimals (daisies), and proceeds into fractions (tulips or roses).

www.mangahigh.com/games/flowerpower

**Percent Shopping**

Choose toys to purchase. In level 1, you find the sale price when the original price and percent discount are
known. In level 2, you find the percent discount when the original price and the sale
price are known.

www.mathplayground.com/percent_shopping.html

**Key to Percents Workbooks**

Key to Percents first emphasizes mental computation and estimation skills--since most work with percents is done without pencil and paper. Then students are taught to solve percent problems using equal fractions and decimal multiplication. Finally, percents are used to solve word problems in a variety of applications. Key to Percents assumes only a knowledge of fraction and decimal computation. Book 1 covers Percent Concepts. Book 2 covers Percents and Fractions. Book 3 covers Percents and Decimals.

**Penguin Waiter**

Simple game where you calculate the correct tip to leave the penguin waiter.

www.funbrain.com/penguin

**Compare Fractions and Percentages Game**

Drag numbers to the blackboard to make percentages and fractions, and the program then colors that part of a quantity so you can compare them. You can choose between many different models to do this (pizza, group of people, pitcher, chocolate bar).

www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/

**Worksheets & quizzes for percentages, ratios, and proportions**

Several online quizzes and a few PDF worksheets for these topics.

www.math4children.com/Topics/Percentages

**Convert percent to decimal worksheets**

**Percent of number worksheets**

**Percentage word problem worksheets**

Create an unlimited number of free customizable percent worksheets to print.

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**Proportioner**

An interactive tool (Java). Manipulate images and compare their dimensions
to the dimensions of other images. Specify image dimensions graphically,
numerically or using a scale factor.

http://seeingmath.concord.org/resources_files/

## Tutorials

**Percent**

A lesson about the basic concept of percent and how to change fractions to percents; also includes a video.

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**Percentage of a number using mental math**

Learn how to find a percentage of a number using mental math; also includes a video.

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**Percentage of a number**

Learn how to calculate a percentage of a number; also includes a video.

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**"What percentage..." / "How many percent...?"**

Learn how to solve "What percentage..." / "How many percent...?" questions in this easy lesson; also includes a video.

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**Basics of percent of change**

The basic formula for percent of change is (difference/original) = percentage. Watch two videos that explain the basics and also show applications of this concept.

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**Grid and Percent It**

Explanation of how to use a 10 x 10 grid to explain basic concept of percent, AND solve various types of percent problems.

illuminations.nctm.org/Lesson.aspx?id=960

**PERCENTAGE from Maisonet Math**

Includes PDF worksheets, online quizzes, and videos about various percent topics.

www.mrmaisonet.com/Menu_Pages/

**Meaning of Percent**

**Writing Fractions as Percents**

**Percents and Proportions**

Free percent lessons from Math Goodies. Their CD has many more.

www.mathgoodies.com/lessons

**Money Math**

A crystal-clear tutorial on interest.

www.intmath.com/Money-Math/

**Using the Proportion Method to Solve Percent Problems**

Clear illustration of the proportion method, how to solve it, and
online practice exercises.

amby.com/educate/math/4-2_prop.html

**Key to Percents Workbooks**

Key to Percents first emphasizes mental computation and estimation skills--since most work with percents is done without pencil and paper. Then students are taught to solve percent problems using equal fractions and decimal multiplication. Finally, percents are used to solve word problems in a variety of applications. Key to Percents assumes only a knowledge of fraction and decimal computation. Book 1 covers Percent Concepts. Book 2 covers Percents and Fractions. Book 3 covers Percents and Decimals.