# Equation + percentages - examples

- Former price

The price of an article is cut by 10℅, to restore it to the former value, by what percent the new price must be increased? - Shopping center

The shopping center buys from the manufacturer bikes at a purchase price of 180 €. It sells them for a sale price of 250 €. However, in the advertising for the sale of these goods, the shopping center spent 20% of the selling price of all bicycles in stock - Bonus

Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses? - Server

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

What is better for people (employees)? ? - Discount

Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 17%, then by 17% of the new price. Its final price was 70 USD. Determine the original price of sweater. - Vinegar 2

How many percentage of getvinegar solution, if we mix to 2 liters of 5.9% and 2 liters of 3.5% vinegar? - Alcohol

How many 55% alcohol we need to pour into 14 liters 75% alcohol to get p3% of the alcohol? How many 65% alcohol we get? - Sea water

Seawater contains about 4.3% salt. How many dm^{3}of distilled water we must pour into 5 dm^{3}of sea water to get water with 1.8% salt? - Sea water

Mixing 34 kg of sea water with 34 kg rainwater is created water containing 3.4% salt. How many percent sea water contains salt? - VAT

John paid 100 Euros in store for purchase. Calculate value added tax (VAT), which paid in purchase, if the VAT rate is 20%. - Saving

Allen save € 2860 to buy a car. Yet it lacks save 55% of the car price. How much is the car? - Acid

The barrel is 199 litres of 38% acid. How many percent acid occurs when 61 litres revoke and replace it with the same amount of water? - Tape

Video is 153% more expensive than tape recorder. How many percent is tape recorder less expensive than video? - Vinegar

We must dilute 16 liters of 8.8% aqueous vinegar to 4.1% one. How much water is necessary to add? - Stock market

Simon one day decided to invest € 62000 to the stock market. After six months he invested July 25 stock markets fell by 47%. Fortunately for Simon from July 25 5 to October 25 his shares have risen by 39%. Simon is then: ? - Barrel 3

Barrel with water has a weight 118 kg. When we get off 75% of water it has a weight 35 kg. How many kg has empty barrel? - Greek railwayman

Wesley works for the Slovak railways since 1986. His salary is 864 €. His colleague, Evgenias works in the Greek State Railways from 1991. Earns 5010 € per month. Calculate how many hours a day must Evgenias work to earn as much as Wesley and if they w - Fertilizer

Mr. Gherkin use for fertilization 8% solution of fertilizer. 4 liters of it still left. How much water must be added to the solution to make only 4% solution? - Paddlers

Students of canoeists trip traveled in three days 102 km. Second day traveled 15% more than first day and at the third day 9 km over the second day. How many kilometers traveled each day?

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