# SAT Algebra Word Problems

Algebra Level 1

Katie and Beth had the same number of marbles on January 1st. By the end of the year, Katie's collection of marbles increased by $$25\%$$ and Beth's decreased by $$75\%$$. On December 31st, the number of marbles Beth owned was what percent of the number of marbles Katie owned?

(A) $$\ \ 18.75\%$$
(B) $$\ \ 20\%$$
(C) $$\ \ 33.33\%$$
(D) $$\ \ 75\%$$
(E) $$\ \ 100\%$$

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