Simple proportion - examples
- Motor oil
30 liters of oil cost 28.80 Euros. How much cost a liter?
- Shadow and light
Nine meters height poplar tree has a shadow 16.2 meters long. How long shadow have at the same time Joe if he is 1,4m tall?
- Metallurgical enterprise
Metallurgical company daily produces 873 tons of cast iron. How many tons of coke it burns to melt cast iron when 17 tons of cast consumes 13 tons of coke?
18 m railway weighs 1260 kg. How much weighs 100 m of welded railways?
The cylinder-shaped container has 80 liters of water. The water reaches 45 cm height. How many liters of water will be in a container if water level extend to a height 72 cm? Write the result in liters, write down only as a whole or decimal number.
- Water inlets
Inlet valve with a flow rate of 12 liters per second is filled tank for 72 minutes. How long take to fill full tank if we open one more such valve half an hour after?
- Cross-country competition
Cross-country competition was attended by 76% of pupils of class 9.B. Class consis of 16 boys, two of whom did not run and 4 girls did not run. How many girls go to class 9.B?
Six tractors plowing the field for 8 days. After two days, two tractors broke down. How many days were prolonged work in the field?
Johnny bought for 28 CZK flower to mum. He that spent 4/7 of the money saved. How much money he had saved? How much money left him?
- Painting rooms
If Dano paint three hours daily given work he complete in 7.5 days. How many hours a day would have to work to finish the job 1.5 days earlier?
Five pumps pumped 1,800 hl of water for 3 hours. How many hectoliters of water pump same two powerful pumps for six hours?
- New computer
New computer process a certain amount of data for 6 hours. For how many hours will process the same amount of data older computer that has a quarter lower performance?
For nearly full tank of 40 liters of gasoline chauffeur paid 54 euros. How many euros it will cost to go 250 km long if the car has an average fuel consumption 7 liters per 100 kilometers?
At the glass shop we have to cut 8 sheets of glass. Each was shaped a square with sides of 18 cm. We paid 44 CZK. How much is a 1 m2 of glass?
- Dried apples
How many kilograms of fresh apples id needed to 120 kg of dried apples when from 0.4 tons of fresh apples we get 75 kg of dried apples?
A 2 kg of apples cost a certain sum of money. This sum is equal to the amount of kilograms for which we pay 72 CZK. How much is 1 kg of apples?
- Middle segment
In a triangle ABC with the side /AB/ = 24 cm is constructed middle segment /DE/ = 18 cm parallel to the side AB at a distance 1 cm from AB. Calculate the height of the triangle ABC to side AB.
From 3 tons of sugar beet was produced 480 kg of sugar. How many tons of sugar was produced from 17.5 tons of sugar beet?
- Good swimmer
Good swimmer swims 23 m distance with ten shots. With how many shots he swim to an island located 81 m if still swims at the same speed?
write the following proportion 8 is to 64 as to 2 is to x