Simple proportion - examples
- Book reading
If we read the book at a speed of 15 pages a day, we read it 3 days before we read it at a speed of 10 pages per day. If I read at 6 pages per day, how many days will I read the book?
- Metallurgical enterprise
Metallurgical company daily produces 318 tons of cast iron. How many tons of coke it burns to melt cast iron when 10 tons of cast consumes 6 tons of coke?
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?
- 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?
Six tractors plowing the field for 8 days. After two days, two tractors broke down. How many days were prolonged work in the field?
The baker makes from 10 kg of flour 12 kg dough. How much flour he need to make a 100 kg dough?
- 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?
- 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?
- 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?
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?
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.
- Motor oil
30 liters of oil cost 28.80 Euros. How much cost a liter?
- Crown coins
Jana saves two-crown and five-crown coins. She has ten coins in the cashier. How many two crowns and how many five crowns shw have if she saved 29 crowns?
- 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.
- Traffic laws
Under traffic regulations, car lights can illuminate the road up to a maximum of 30 m. To check the reach of the dipped-beam lights of their car, Peter stopped car at 1.5 m from the wall. The dipped-beam headlights are 60 cm high. At what height on the wa
Create a mixture of 50 kg of candy on price 700Kč. Candies has prices: 820Kč, 660Kč and 580Kč. Use cross rule.
Five painters painting the fence for eight days. How many days over will take work if paint the fence only four decorators?
- 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?
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?
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?