# Percentages - examples - page 4

- Accidents

The count of accidents in 1995 caused 8780 women which is 8.4%. How many men caused the accidents? - Required reserves

Calculate what is the minimum amount of money that bank must hold in cash from your deposit 2750 Eur. How much money is ideally created in the banking system from your deposit if the level of minimum reserve requirement is 2.15%? Consider fractional re - 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? - Wood in the forest

The amount of wood in the forest was estimated at 6000 m^{3}. How much wood will be in forest after 2 years if the annual growth of wood is 2.5% each year and logging 30 m^{3}each year? - Built-up area

John build up area 5 x 7 = 35 m^{2}with building with a wall thickness 30 cm. How many centimeters would have to subtract from thickness of the walls that built-up area fell by 9%? - 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 - Perimeter and legs

Determine the perimeter of a right triangle if the length of one leg is 75% length of the second leg and its content area is 24 cm^{2}. - Sales

From statistics of sales goods, item A buy 51% of people and item B buys 59% of people. What is the probability that from 10 people buy 2 item A and 8 item B? - Magnification of the square

If we increase the square side, increase the content of the 80 %. About what percentage was increased his sides? - Cardboard box

We want to make a cardboard box shaped quadrangular prism with rhombic base. Rhombus has a side of 5 cm and 8 cm one diagonal long. The height of the box to be 12 cm. The box will be open at the top. How many square centimeters cardboard we need, if we cal - Box

Cardboard box shaped quadrangular prism with a rhombic base. Rhombus has a side 5 cm and one diagonal 8 cm long and height of the box is 12 cm. The box will open at the top. How many cm^{2}of cardboard we need to cover overlap and joints that are 5% of ar - 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 - Cube wall

Surface of first cube wall his 225 mm^{2}. Second cube area is 60% of the surface of the first cube. Determine the length of the edge of the second cube (x). - Slope of the pool

Calculate slope (rise:run) of the bottom of swimming pool long 10 m. Water depth at beginning of pool is 1.16 m (for children) and depth at end is 1.89 m (for swimmers). Slope express as percentage and as angle in degrees. - 3y inflation

Price of the roll rise in the first year by 9%, the second year fell by 5% and in the third year increased by 3%. Calculate the average annual increase in price of the roll. - Black building

Keith built building with a rectangular shape 6.5 m × 3.9 m. Calculate how much percent exceeded the limit 25 m^{2}for small building. Building not built in accordance with the law is called "black building". Calculate the angle that the walls were clenchin - 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? - Dices

We will throw two dice. What is the probability that the ratio between numbers on first and second dice will be 1:2? - Purchase

Mother bought 5 boxes of milk and 7 kg of potatoes and paid a total CZK 147. Aunt bought 7 boxes of milk and 3 kg of potatoes and paid 131 CZK. What is the price of one carton of milk and 1 kg of potatoes? How CZK together would have saved if bought at the - Demographics

The population grew in the city in 10 years from 42000 to 54500. What is the average annual percentage increase of population?

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