Money - 9th grade (14y) - examples

Money or finance are an essential medium of exchange, a unit of account and store of value in modern society. Mathematical examples helps to get basic financial literacy.
  1. Dividing money
    penize_33 Thomas, Honza and Vasek are to divide 1220kč. Honza got 25% more than Thomas. Vasek 20% less than Thomas. How CZK each got?
  2. Socks
    sleva_2 One pair of socks worth CZK 27. Set of 3 pairs of these socks are sold with 10% discount. How many we will pay CZK for two offered sets of socks?
  3. Savings
    penize_29 Paul has a by half greater savings than half Stanley, but the same savings as Radek. Staney save 120 CZK less than Radek. What savings have 3 boys together?
  4. Percentages 5
    usd_1 $5.25 is 7 1/2% of what number?
  5. Electricity consumption cost
    Temelin4veze1 Last year Karol family reduced its electricity consumption by 31% compared to the previous year and paid CZK 2883 less. How many CZK is electricity last year and how many two year ago?
  6. Stock market
    money_1 Simon one day decided to invest € 88000 to the stock market. After six months he invested July 5 stock markets fell by 56%. Fortunately for Simon from July 5 5 to October 5 his shares have risen by 39%. Simon is then: ?
  7. Mr Novak
    Salary-increase Mr Novak earns an average 638 euros. When increasing the salary they gave him a choice: ? What is better choice for Mr Novak?
  8. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 1113 USD including 16% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
  9. Sale
    sale_percent If the product twice price cut by 20%, what percentage was price cut in total?
  10. Inflation
    tsar Once upon a time, tsar owned a money printer and printed and printed. The result of printing money prices went up,in the first year 5.9 %, in the second 2.4%, in the third 5.9% and in the fourth 5.7%. Then tsar was failed in election. Calculate the av
  11. Machine
    machine Price of the new machine is € 56000. Every year is depreciated 16% of residual value. What will be the value of the machine after 5 years?
  12. Store
    pave One meter of the textile were discounted by 2.4 USD. Now 6 m of textile cost as before 3 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
  13. Salary
    500euro Clerk got to pay 1200 Euros in banknotes of 50 and 200 Eur. Total got 9 banknotes. How many was which?
  14. Word problem
    hungary-flag 349 students were on holiday in Hungary. 153 bought pizza, chips 18 pupils, 31 pupils bought soda, butter 28 pupils, 12 pupils fruits, vegetables 24 students. How much pay for all the food, if every meal cost 3.5 euros?
  15. Coins
    mince_1 On coins found was stated that from the year 87 BC. It is right?
  16. Sales off
    sweater If a sweater sells for $ 12 after a 25% markdown, what was its original price?
  17. Discount
    sales_discount Product has been discounted twice by 14%. What is the total discount given?
  18. Mortgage
    hypo_real_estate Family XY wants to take the bank mortgage (loan for an apartment/house) in the amount of € 100,000. Bank for processing the mortgage charges a fee of 0.79% of the amount borrowed. How many euros is this fee?
  19. Gold coin
    gold_munzen Gold coin contains 963 promile pure gold, which is 8.39 g. What is the weight of coin in grams?
  20. VAT
    Tax John paid 1000 Euros in store for purchase. Calculate value added tax (VAT), which paid in purchase, if the VAT rate is 20%.

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