# Percentages - high school - examples

- Mushrooms

Grandfather gathered fresh mushrooms. The fifth was wormwood, and it was thrown away, the other dried up. He obtained 720 grams of dried mushrooms. How many kilograms did the grandfather collect, and by drying the mushrooms they lost 75% of their weight? - Annual pension

Calculate the amount of money generating an annual pension of EUR 1000, payable at the end of the year and for a period of 10 years, shall be inserted into the bank to account with an annual interest rate of 2% - Pupils

There are 32 pupils in the classroom, and girls are two-thirds more than boys. a) How many percents are more girls than boys? Round the result to a whole percentage. b) How many are boys in the class? c) Find the ratio of boys and girls in the class. Wr - Employees

There are 1116 people working in three factory halls. In the first one, there are 18% more than the third, and 60 persons more than the second. How many employees work in individual halls? - Final exam

There are 5 learners in a class that has written a final exam Aleta scored 55% vera scored 36% and Sibusiso scored 88% if Thoko scored 71% and the class average was 63%. What was Davids score as a percentage? - Clogging

How much distilled water must the pharmacist add to 30g of a 30% hydrogen peroxide solution to obtain a 3% solution to clogging? - Vinegar mixing

We mix 70g water and 50g 8% vinegar. How many percents of the solution of vinegar we produce? - Bonus

Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses? - River

Calculate how many promiles river Dunaj average falls, if on section long 957 km flowing water from 1454 m AMSL to 101 m AMSL. - Server

Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%. - Rectangle

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? - Ace

From complete sets of playing cards (32 cards) we pulled out one card. What is the probability of pulling the ace? - Crystal

Crystal grows every month 1.9 promile of its mass. For how many months to grow a crystal from weight 360 g to 593 g? - Gutter

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. - Cube zoom

How many percent we increase volume and surface of cube, if we magnify its edge by 38%. - When will I be a millionaire?

Shawn monthly send 220 euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of 2.4% p.a. Calculate how many months must Shawn save to save 1000000 euros? Inflation, interest rate changes or bank failures ignore. - VAT

John paid 100 Euros in store for purchase. Calculate value added tax (VAT), which paid in purchase, if the VAT rate is 20%. - Tower

The top of the tower is a regular hexagonal pyramid with base edge 8 meters long and a height 5 meters. How many m^{2}of sheet is required to cover the top of the tower if we count 8% of the sheet waste? - TV fail

The TV has after 10,000 hours average 25 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 200 hours of operation. - Inflation

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 3.9 %, in the second 6%, in the third 4.7% and in the fourth 5.5%. Then tsar was failed in election. Calculate the aver

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