# Direct relationship - examples

- Image reduction

To say that I am mathematically challenged is a gross understatement! I'm trying to help my friend determine how to calculate percentages of reduction or enlargement for a quilt pattern. She is creating a drawing of a cute picture which will become a pie - Points on line segment

Points P & Q belong to segment AB. If AB=a, AP = 2PQ = 2QB, find the distance: between point A and the midpoint of the segment QB. - Sugar 9

150 kg of sugar beet yields 24 kg of sugar. From how many tons of sugar beet can be obtained three tons of sugar? - Kilo candy

One kilogram of chocolate candy cost 10 euros. Kate buys 250 grams and had the 8 pack of candy. How much does cost one bonbon? - Chicks

How many chicks were hatched from 4500 eggs, when an average of 100 eggs hatched 87 chicks? - Cooling liquid

Cooling liquid is diluted with water in a ratio of 3:2 (3 parts by volume of coolant with 2 volumes of water). How many volumes of coolant must be prepared for a total 0.7 dm^{3}(liters) of the mixture? - Line segment

Cut a line segment of 15 cm into two line segments so that their lengths are in ratio 2:1. What length will each have? - Snowman 3

During the last winter carnival, the local college students built a 30- foot snowman out of 109 tons of snow. How much snow will be needed to build a 36- foot snowman this year? - Pool

If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 9 hours. First inlet filled pool 8 hour longer than second. How long pool is filled with two inlets separately? - Chocolate

Charlie bought 7 same chocolates for 14 Eur. How many euros he pay for 27 chocolates? - Forestry workers

In the forest is employed 63 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 11 hour work day would end job in 43 days. After 14 days, 22 laborers go forth. How many days is needed to complete a planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 15 hours - Bonus

Gross wage was 1762 USD including 22% bonus. How many USD were bonuses? - Excavation

Mr. Radoslav calculated that excavation for a water connection dig for 10 days. His friend would take 7 days. Radoslav worked 3 days alone. Then his friend came to help and started on the other end. On what day since the beginning of excavation they met? - Beer

After three 10° beers consumed in a short time there are 5.2 g of alcohol in 6 kg adult human blood. How much is it per mille? - Coffee

In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......5.3 USD/kg II. kind......11.6 USD/kg III. kind.....5.8 USD/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 2:8:3 create a mixture. What will be the price of 800 grams of this mixture? - Server

Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%. - Blood

In human body the blood is about 7.7% body weight. How many kilograms of blood is in the human body with weight 96 kg? - Medicament

Same type of medicament produces a number of manufacturers in a variety of packages with different content of active substance. Pack 1: includes 60 pills of 1200 mg of active substance per pack cost 18 Eur. Pack 2: includes 30 pills of 1000 mg of active s - Cuboid

The cuboid has a surface area 3380 cm^{2,}the length of its edges are in the ratio 4:3:1. Calculate the volume of the cuboid. - Chickens

4 chickens give 4 eggs in 4 days. How many eggs can give 8 chickens for 8 days?

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