Question 1

The value of a house increased by 6%.

The house then had a value of £265 000

Work out the value of the house before the increase.

Question 2

In a sale, the normal price of a book is reduced by 20%.

The sale price of the book is £4.80

Work out the normal price of the book.

Question 3

The value of a litre of petrol increased by 8%.

A litre of petrol then cost £1.62

Work out the price of a litre of petrol before the increase.

Question 4

In a sale, normal prices are reduced by 25%.

The normal price of a coat is reduced by £12

Work out the normal price of the coat.

Question 5

In a sale, the normal price of a TV is reduced by 20%.

The sale price of the TV is £660

Work out the normal price of the TV

Question 6

The cost of a council tax bill increased by 5%.

The council tax bill increased by £62.

Work out the cost of the council tax bill before the increase

Question 7

The price of a train season ticket increased by 4%.

The price of the ticket increased by £152.20

Work out the price of the train ticket before the increase.

Question 8

In a sale, the normal price of a car is reduced by 30%.

The sale price of the car is £6300

Work out the normal price of the car.

Question 9

In a sale, normal prices are reduced by 15%.

The normal price of a pen is reduced by £1.20

Work out the normal price of the pen.