Percentages - 9th grade (14y) - examples
- Fruit tea
Tea contains 7% of fruit components and 12% of sugar in this component. How many percents of sugar is represented in the whole tea?
- Budget plan
In the construction of the building, the planned budget exceeded 13%, which was 32,500 euros. How many euros cost built the building?
- Apples 14
Maya bought 18 apples. She used 50% of the apples to make apple pies and 1/3 of the apples was mixed with other fruits to make salad. How many apples were left?
- Pyramid cut
We cut the regular square pyramid with a parallel plane to the two parts (see figure). The volume of the smaller pyramid is 20% of the volume of the original one. The bottom of the base of the smaller pyramid has a content of 10 cm2. Find the area of the o
How many ml 30% of peroxide (H2O2) should be poured into 100ml H2O to give a 20% solution?
- Associative law multiplication
In a warehouse, you obtain a 20% discount but you must pay a 15% sales tax. Which would you prefer to have calculated first: : discount or tax? Explain. (result write as: 1 = first discount, 2 = first tax, 3 = no matter what first)
- Sale discount
The product was discounted so that eight products at a new price cost just as five products at an old price. How many percents is the new price lower than the old price?
At a building parking, 245 spaces are for cars, 56 are for vans and the rest are for buses. If 14% of all parking spaces are for buses, how many parking spaces are there in the building? How many spaces are for buses?
Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses?
Calculate how many promiles river Vltava average falls, if on section long 928 km flowing water from 1592 m AMSL to 108 m AMSL.
Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%.
In rectangle with sides 3 and 10 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?
- Vinegar 2
How many percentage of getvinegar solution, if we mix to 12 liters of 4.3% and 1 liters of 3.7% vinegar?
From complete sets of playing cards (32 cards) we pulled out one card. What is the probability of pulling the ace?
Fire tank has cuboid shape with a rectangular floor measuring 13.7 m × 9.8 m. Water depth is 2.4 m. Water was pumped from the tank into barrels with a capacity of 2.7 hl. How many barrels were used, if the water level in the tank fallen 5 cm? Wr
How much metal is needed for production 46 pieces of gutter pipes with the diameter 12 cm and length of 4 m? The plate bends add 2% of the material.
- Percentages above 100%
What is 122% of 185? What is the meaning of percentages above 100%?
- Sea water
Seawater contains about 4.7% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 39 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.5% salt?
- Barrel of oil
Barrel of oil weighs 253 kg. When it mold 43% oil, weighed 159 kg. What is the mass of the empty barrel?
- Cube zoom
How many percent we increase volume and surface of cube, if we magnify its edge by 38%.
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