# Percentages + expression of a variable from formula - examples

- Former price

The price of an article is cut by 10℅, to restore it to the former value, by what percent the new price must be increased? - Sea water

Mixing 34 kg of sea water with 34 kg rainwater is created water containing 3.4% salt. How many percent sea water contains salt? - 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}. - Vintner

How high can vintner fill keg with crushed red grapes if these grapes occupy a volume of 20 percent? Keg is cylindrical with a diameter of the base 1 m and a volume 9.42 hl. Start from the premise that says that fermentation will fill the keg (the number. - Square

If the length of the sides of the square we decrease by 25% decrease the content area of 28 cm^{2}. Determine the side length of the original square. - Plot

The length of the rectangle is 8 smaller than three times the width. If we increase the width by 5% of the length and the length is reduced by 14% of the width, the circumference of rectangle will be increased by 30 m. What are the dimensions of the rectan - Vinegar

What percentage vinegar we get if we mix 1 if dm³ eight percent vinegar with 1.5 dm³ six percent vinegar? - The tent

The tent shape of a regular quadrilateral pyramid has a base edge length a = 2 m and a height v = 1.8 m. How many m^{2}of cloth we need to make the tent if we have to add 7% of the seams? How many m^{3}of air will be in the tent? - Sugar cubes

The glass has 600 ml of tea, which represents 80% of the volume of the glass. If you put twenty regular sugar cubes of 2 cm in the tea, how many ml of tea are poured? - Salary in enterprise

The average salary in the company is 27 000 CZK, 30% of workers have the lowest average income of 19 thousand CZK. There were an increase in the salary in this group by 2%. How much % increased the average salary across the company? - Bookshelve

Bookshelve with an original price of € 200 twice become cheaper. After the second discounted by 15% the price was € 149.60. Determine how much % become cheaper for the first time. - The deposit

Deposit has been placed for one year at an annual rate of 4.5%. After the added interst amount rose to € 2,612.5. Determine initial deposit. - Ethnicity

Share of ethnicity XY is 26%, which is 1/9 more than in the prewar period. What was the share of that ethnicity in the pre-war period? - Interst on savings

The bank offers 1.6% interest. How many euros have to insert at the beginning if we received € 15 on the interest? - Average mark

Calculate average mark in English, if a student got a couple of 3's, 20% less 2 than 3, and 50% more 1's than the 2's. - Positive number z

Positive number z is 10% greater than the number y. How many % is y smaller than z? Report the result rounded to one decimal place. - Unknown number 7

16% of the unknown number is by 21 less than unknown number itself. Determine the natural unknown number. - Fuel economy

How many kilometers is sufficient petrol in the cylinder fuel tank with a diameter 40 cm and the base of tank length 1 m, when it is filled to 60% and if the car consume 15 liters per 100 km? - Church roof 2

The roof has the shape of a rotating cone shell with a base diameter of 6 m and a height of 2.5 m. How many monez (CZK) will cost the roof cover sheet if 1 m^{2}of metal sheet costs 152 CZK and if you need 15% extra for joints, overlays and waste? - Cuboid enlargement

By how many percent increases the volume of cuboid if its every dimension increases by 30%?

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