Level 3 PSLE
At first, Leah had a total of 66 blue and purple balloons. 17 purple balloons burst. She then increased the number of blue balloons by 75%. After that, Leah had a total of 79 balloons. How many purple balloons did she have at first?
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Level 2
Can drinks are sold in packs of 3 and each pack costs $2.50. Find the most number of can drinks that can be bought with a $10 note if the can drinks are sold at a discount of 20%.
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Level 2
Peter and Gabriel went to buy mobile phones at a sale. The usual price of 1 mobile phone was $600 each.
SALE Buy 1 mobile phone at 15% discount
Buy 2 or more mobile phones at 25% discount each
  1. Peter bought 1 mobile phone. How much did he pay?
  2. What is the maximum number of mobile phones Gabriel can buy if he has $7000?
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Level 3
Wendy has a bag containing some violet and blue lollipops. If she adds in 15 violet lollipops, 25% of the lollipops in the bag are blue. If she adds in another 25 blue lollipops, 40% of the lollipops in the bag are blue. How many violet lollipops are in the bag?
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Level 2
During a sale, Kimberly bought a skirt and a coat at a discount. She paid a total of $141.10 on these two items. She paid $20.50 more on the skirt than on the coat.
  1. How much did she pay for the skirt?
  2. Kimberly received a total discount of $33.20 for the skirt and the coat. What is the percentage discount given by the shop? Give your answer correct to 1 decimal place.
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Level 2
Tommy bought two lamps that cost $171 each before Goods and Service Tax (GST).
  1. Given that GST was charged at 8%, how much GST did Tommy have to pay for one lamp?
  2. What was the total cost of the lamps, inclusive of GST?
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Level 2
Lisa had $451200. She invested 20% of it and put the rest in an account that gave her 3.5% interest in a year. How much would she have in the account at the end of the first year?
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Level 2
The marked price of a coat was $80. After a 30% discount, the shopkeeper still makes a $6 profit.
  1. What is the cost price of the coat?
  2. What is the profit in percentage?
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Level 3
The cost price of a shirt is 30% less than that of the jacket. A profit of 25% is made when the jacket is sold for $50. What is the cost price of the shirt?
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Level 2
The table shows the prices of a similar dress from two different malls.
  1. Which mall sells the dress at a cheaper price? (A or B)
  2. How much cheaper is the dress?
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