# Pears

There were pears in the basket. I took them two fifths and left them in a basket of six. How many pears I took?

**Result****Leave us a comment of example and its solution (i.e. if it is still somewhat unclear...):**

**Showing 0 comments:**

**Be the first to comment!**

#### To solve this example are needed these knowledge from mathematics:

## Next similar examples:

- Troops

Route is long 147 km and the first day first regiment went at an average speed 12 km/h and journey back 21 km/h. The second day went second regiment same route at an average speed 22 km/h there and back. Which regiment will take route longer? - Gasoline tank 2

A gasoline tank is 1/6 full. When 25 liters of gasoline were added, it became 3/4 full. How many liters more is needed to fill it? Show your solution. - Bonus

Gross wage was 1430 USD including 23% bonus. How many USD were bonuses? - Forestry workers

In the forest is employed 43 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 6 hour work day would end job in 35 days. After 11 days, 8 laborers go forth? How many days is needed to complete planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 10 hours a da - Motion problem

From Levíc to Košíc go car at speed 81 km/h. From Košíc to Levíc go another car at speed 69 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 27 km away? - Hands

The clock shows 12 hours. After how many minutes will agle between hour and minute hand 90°? Consider the continuous movement of both hands hours. - Sewing

Beth's mother can sew 235 pairs of short pants in 6 days while Lourdes can sew 187 pairs in 8 days. How many more pairs of short pants can Beth's mother sew? - Blood

In human body the blood is about 7.2% body weight. How many kilograms of blood is in the human body with weight 93 kg? - Motion2

Cyclist started out of town at 19 km/h. After 0.7 hours car started behind him in the same direction and caught up with him for 23 minutes. How fast and how long went car from the city to caught cyclist? - Tilapia

A fish vendor sells 5/7 kilos of tilapia for 73.50. If you will buy 2 1/7 kilos of tilapia, how much will it cost? - To improper fraction

Change mixed number to improper fraction a) 1 2/15 b) -2 15/17 - Birthday party

For her youngest son's birthday party, mother bought 6 3/4 kg of hotdog and 5 1/3 dozens bread rolls. Hotdogs cost 160 per kilogram and a dozen bread roll costs 25. How much did she spend in all? - Regrouping

Subtract mixed number with regrouping: 11 17/20- 6 19/20 - Length subtracting

Express in mm: 5 3/10 cm - 2/5 mm - Simplify 3

Simplify mixed numerals expression: 8 1/4- 3 2/5 - (2 1/3 - 1/4) Show your solution. - Adding mixed numerals

3 3/4 + 2 3/5 + 5 1/2 Show your solution. - Washer

Washing machine drum wash at 54 RPM. Washing machine motor pulley has diameter 5 cm. What must be the diameter of the drum machine pulley when the motor is at 301 RPM?