Ratio - examples

On solving problems and tasks with proportionally we recommend hint rule of three. Rule of three (proportionality) help solve examples of direct and inverse proportionality. Three members makes possible to calculate the fourth - unknown member.
  1. Ratio iso triangle
    iso_triangle_2 The ratio of the sides of an isosceles triangle is 7:6:7 Find the base angle to the nearest answer correct to 3 significant figure.
  2. Scale factor
    cuboid_7 A prism with a volume of 1458 mm3 is scaled down to a volume of 16mm3. What is the scale factor in fraction form?
  3. Coolant
    roztoky_5 The driver of the car cooler filled with a mixture of 3.9 liters and 2.6 liters of water antifreeze coolant. At what rate are this two components of the mixture?
  4. Tree shadow
    tree2_1 Tree perpendicular to the horizontal surface has a shadow 8.32 meters long. At the same time meter rod perpendicular to the horizontal surface has shadow 64 cm long. How tall is tree?
  5. Chocolate
    cokolada Charlie bought 7 same chocolates for 14 Eur. How many euros he pay for 27 chocolates?
  6. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  7. Cyclist
    cyclist_2 A cyclist passes 88 km in 4 hours. How many kilometers he pass in 8 hours?
  8. Troops
    regiment Route is long 203 km and the first day first regiment went at an average speed 20 km/h and journey back 19 km/h. The second day went second regiment same route at an average speed 18 km/h there and back. Which regiment will take route longer?
  9. Chickens
    chickens 4 chickens give 4 eggs in 4 days. How many eggs can give 8 chickens for 8 days?
  10. School trip
    school_trip School trip cost 340.8 USD for one class (24 students). How much would cost a trip for two classes? (both classes together have 44 students)
  11. Blood
    krv In human body the blood is about 7.7% body weight. How many kilograms of blood is in the human body with weight 96 kg?
  12. Greenhouses
    sklenik Two workers would make installation of greenhouses for 54 hours. For how many hours does the installation 9 workers?
  13. Series
    posloupnost_an Andrew wrote this series of numbers: 1,3,7,15, .... n. Which number in the series does not belong? ?
  14. One sixth
    one_sixth How many sixth are two thirds?
  15. Bureaucracy
    bureaucrat The office was attended by 39 people. 9 of them completed the questionnaire. What is the percentage of all people?
  16. Cats
    cats Two cats caught two mice in two days. How many mouses will catch 6 cats for 6 days?
  17. Beer
    piva After three 10° beers consumed in a short time there are 7.4 g of alcohol in 5 kg adult human blood. How much is it per mille?
  18. Ratio
    ratio_1 6 numbers are in the ratio 3:3:4:4:5:5. Their sum is 264. What are the numbers?
  19. Saving
    cars Kevin save € 4620 to buy a car. Yet it lacks save 65% of the car price. How much is the car?
  20. Tractors
    tractors Fields go plow two tractors with various performance. The first tractor plow whole field in 5 hours, the second tractor plow whole field 5 hours longer. How long take plow whole field with two tractors?

Do you have interesting mathematical example that you can't solve it? Enter it and we can try to solve it.



To this e-mail address we will reply solution; solved examples are also published here. Please enter e-mail correctly and check whether you don't have a full mailbox.