Percentages - 9th grade (14y) - examples

  1. Percentage 10
    trenky_1 52 shorts and missed 13. Calculate percentage
  2. Commission
    sale_2 Daniel works at a nearby electronics store. He makes a commission of 15%, percent on everything he sells. If he sells a laptop for 293.00$ how much money does Daniel make in commission?
  3. Test points
    test_2 If you earned 80% of the possible 40 points, how many points did you miss to get 100%?
  4. Fruit juice
    cukr_9 Fruit juice contains 37.5% sugar. How many percents of sugar will be in the flavored mineral that we prepare from 100 grams of fruit juice and 1.4 liters of mineral? (1 liter = 1 kg)
  5. Meat loses
    maso_3 Meat loses 18% of its weight by smoking. How much raw meat butcher used to manufacture 35 kilos of smoked?
  6. The price
    map_16 The price of the land increased by 17%. What was the original price of the land if it now costs 46800 €?
  7. Water tank
    nadrz_13 A 288 hectoliter of water was poured into the tank with dimensions 12 m and 6 m bottom and 2 m depth. What part of the volume of the tank water occupied? Calculate the surface of tank wetted with water.
  8. Cinema tickets
    listky Cinema sold 180 tickets this Thursday, which is 20%. Monday 14%, Tuesday 6%, Wednesday 9%, Friday 24%, Saturday 12%, and Sunday 15%. How many tickets were sold per week?
  9. Rectangle area
    rectangles_5 The length of a rectangle of x units is increased by 10% and its width of y units is increased by 15%. What is the ratio of the area of the old rectangle to the area if the new rectangle?
  10. Mixture 2
    roztoky_7 How many liters of water must be added to 7 liters of a 20% solution to obtain a 10% solution?
  11. Profit per kilo
    jablone_10 The trader sells apples at a profit of 20% per kilogram. Today, he decided to reduce the price of apples by 10%. How much profit does the trader have today?
  12. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 1762 USD including 22% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
  13. River
    kongo_river Calculate how many promiles river Vltava average falls, if on section long 695 km flowing water from 1601 m AMSL to 183 m AMSL.
  14. Server
    p_pro Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%.
  15. Rectangle
    diagonal In rectangle with sides 10 and 9 mark the diagonal. What is the probability that a randomly selected point within the rectangle is closer to the diagonal than to any side of the rectangle?
  16. Vinegar 2
    ocet How many percentage of getvinegar solution, if we mix to 14.5 liters of 7.8% and 2.5 liters of 5.8% vinegar?
  17. Tanks
    hasici Fire tank has cuboid shape with a rectangular floor measuring 14 m × 12.8 m. Water depth is 1.8 m. Water was pumped from the tank into barrels with a capacity of 4.4 hl. How many barrels were used, if the water level in the tank fallen 5 cm? Wri
  18. Ace
    ace From complete sets of playing cards (32 cards) we pulled out one card. What is the probability of pulling the ace?
  19. Gutter
    okap How much metal is needed for production 37 pieces of gutter pipes with the diameter 16 cm and length of 1 m? The plate bends add 7% of the material.
  20. Sea water
    sea_1 Seawater contains about 7% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 14 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.7% salt?

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