FRACTIONAL PERCENT PROBLEMS To see the answer, pass your mouse over the colored area. To cover the answer again, click "Refresh" ("Reload").Do the problem yourself first! 16.  What does ½% mean?  Half of 1%. 17.  Compare the following. 17.  a)  Half of \$800 = \$400  b)  ½% of \$800 = \$4.00 1.8.  Calculate mentally from 1%. 18.  a)  ½% of \$1000 = \$5.00  b)  ½% of \$900 = \$4.50 18.  c)  ½% of \$1200 = \$6.00  d)  ¼% of \$1200 = \$3.00 18.  e)  ½% of \$840 = \$4.20  f)  ¼% of \$840 = \$2.10 18.  g)  ½% of \$1,624 = \$8.12  h)  ¼% of \$1624 = \$4.06 18.  i)  10½% of \$900 = \$94.50  j)  10¼% of \$3200 = \$328 19.  Maria deposited \$1,000 in the bank where the interest is 4½% 19.  annually.  How much interest will she earn?  = \$45 Continue on to the next section. or Return to the previous section. Section 1 of this Lesson Table of Contents Please make a donation to keep TheMathPage online. Even \$1 will help. Copyright © 2017 Lawrence Spector Questions or comments? E-mail:  themathpage@nyc.rr.com