# Fractions - examples - page 4

1. Election mathematics
In elections, 12 political parties received this shares of voters: party A 56.2 %party B 8.5 %party C 8.2 %party D 6.2 %party E 6.1 %party F 5.5 %party G 3.2 %party H 2.1 %party I 2 %party J 1 %party K 1 % Calculate what the shares acquired in the parlia
2. Fuel consumption
Citroen car has an average gasoline consumption of 5.3 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the car range for a full tank of volume 68 liters?
3. Day
What part of the day is 23 hours 22 minutes? Express as a decimal number.
4. Mystery of stereometrie
Two regular tetrahedrons have surfaces 88 cm2 and 198 cm2. In what ratio is their volumes? Write as a fraction and as a decimal rounded to 4 decimal places.
5. Pumps
Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo
6. Fractions
Sort fractions ? by its size. Result write as three serial numbers 1,2,3.
7. Dices
We will throw two dice. What is the probability that the ratio between numbers on first and second dice will be 1:2?
8. Denominator
Calculate the missing denominator x: ?
9. Hiker
Hiker went half of trip the first day, the third of trip the second day and remaines 15 km. How long trip he planned?
10. Car
Car travels 1/3 of the trip on the first day, second day 2/5 of the trip and left even 340 km for next days. How long is the trip?
11. Circumferential angle
Vertices of the triangle ΔABC lies on circle and divided it into arcs in the ratio 2:2:9. Determine the size of the angles of the triangle ΔABC.
12. Company
After increasing the number of employees by 15% company has 253 employees. How many employees take?
13. University bubble
You'll notice that the college up slowly every other high school. In Slovakia/Czech republic a lot of people studying political science, mass media communication, social work, many sorts of management MBA. Calculate how many times more earns clever 25-year
14. DIY press
Under socialism regime was in some socialist countries to own a typewriter requires special permission. That has hindered the spread of DIY literature (manually transcribed through carbon copy paper for typewriters). Calculate how many typewriters today.
15. Warehouses
To four warehouses is going cement in 25 kg bags. To first one third, to second quarter of the total. The third store got two thirds of the rest, and the last 310 tons came to fourth. How many cement is in all warehouses and how much got every one?
Gastro ticket are "free" and therefore they should be retained. This think many employees in Slovakia. Calculate how much money employee yearly earn if he get 201 gastro tickets of 2.8 € and you know that the company issuing gastro tickets get 4.9% fee of
17. Four pupils
Four pupils divided \$ 1485 so that the second received 50% less than the first, the third 1/2 less than a fourth and fourth \$ 154 less than the first. How much money had each of them?
18. BMI index
Calculate BMI (body mass index, an index indicating obesity, overweight, normal weight, underweight) man weighing m = 71 kg and height h = 170 cm. Index is calculated according to equation (formula): ? With BMI index is possible to compare people of diff
19. Above Earth
To what height must a boy be raised above the earth in order to see one-fifth of its surface.
20. Price of state
Estimate the cost of the state based on following reason. State price is expressed as a percentage respectively share in the redistribution of national GDP. Employee creates monthly value € 868 (super-gross wage).Then tax him 35.2% employer contributions

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