Percentages - examples - page 10

  1. VAT
    leganza In the country XYZ car Daewoo Leganza costs 3748 Euros including VAT; 3335.72 Eur without VAT. a) Determine the rate of VAT. b) How much is Euro VAT paid on the purchase? c) How many % of the total price of the goods is VAT? VAT = value added tax.
  2. Container
    canister First day got off 1/4 water from full container, second day 1/5 of the remaining water. How many percent remain container filled?
  3. Three piles
    sugar 100 kg of sugar we divide into three piles. The first pile is small. If we added to second 2 kg of sugar it would have 25% more sugar than the first pile. If we added to third pile 3 kg of sugar it would have 20% more sugar than the 2nd pile. How many kil
  4. Rectangle
    obdelnik The width of the rectangle is 65% of its length. Perimeter of the rectangle is 132 cm. Determine the dimensions of the rectangle.
  5. UV radiation
    uv_rays The glass of 1 mm thickness absorb 4% of UV radiation passing through. How many percent of UV rays absorb glass with a thickness 1.1 cm, made from 1 mm thick those glasses?
  6. Nectar
    vcela Nectar collected by bees contains 70% water. From the nectar of the some process produces honey which contains 19% water. How many kg of nectar bees need to collect to make 1 kg of honey?
  7. travel agency
    nevesta Small travel agency offers 5 different tours at honeymoon. What is the probability that the bride and groom choose the same tour (they choose independently)?
  8. Crowns
    money_4 1180 crowns is divided into three people that A got 20% less than B and C by 15% more than B. How many got A,B and C?
  9. Green - Red
    balls_2 We have 5 bags. Each consist one green and 2 red balls. From each we pull just one ball. What is the probability that we doesn't pull any green ball?
  10. The farmer
    kombajn The farmer harvested 840 tons of grain in 2006, which was 44% less than in 2005, and one-fifth more than in 2004. How many tons of grain harvested in years 2005 and 2004?
  11. Pine
    trees How much of a mixed forest rangers want to cut down, if their head said: "We only cut down pine trees, which in our mixed forest 98%. After cut pine trees constitute 94% of all trees left."
  12. Solution
    chemia What amount of 80% solution and what amount of water is needed to mix in order to obtain two liters of 60% solution of this mixture?
  13. Metal box
    box1 How much metal we need for the production of box with dimensions 5 dm, 30 cm and a height of 1 m? Add 12% of the waste and folds.
  14. Stock
    frac Enterprise sold 7/12 of their products to foreign markets and 2/5 of the remainder sold at home. How many % of the products is still in stock?
  15. Profits
    podnikavec Two members will make profit 52 000, - EUR. The forst earned 8% more and the second 10% more and thus earned together 56 700, - EUR. How many will initially each earn?
  16. Cargo
    kon-povoz Weight of cargo car is 761 kg. Weight of car is 23% of the total weight of car+cargo. What is the weight of the cargo load?
  17. Percent
    skiing From 99 children who participated in the ski course were 23 excellent skiers, 13 good and 20 average and the rest were beginners. Calculate this data in percentages.
  18. Interest p.a.
    2dane-peniaze Calculate the value of interest in period of 1 year from the deposit 62000 CZK at 8 percent interest rate, after deducting 15 percent tax.
  19. Extreme temperatures
    heat_weather USA hit extreme heat wave. Calculate percentage of the air temperature change from normal summer temperature 23 °C to 40 °C.
  20. The city
    m_f In the city is 2/4 of women married to 3/4 men. What percentage of townspeople is single (not married)?

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