Subtracting - examples

  1. Which
    plusminus_11 Which decimals when subtracted equal 3.89: a - b = 3.89
  2. Voting
    vote_2 400 employees cast their votes in a board member election that has only 2 candidates. 120 people vote for candidate A, while half of the remaining voters abstain. How many votes does candidate B receive?
  3. Laboratory
    teplomer_24 Mang Elio went to his laboratory at 7:00am And recorded that the temperature was 11.07°C. At lunchtime, the temperature rose by 27.9°C but dropped by 8.05°C at 5:00 PM. What was the temperature at 5:00 PM?
  4. The rod
    meter_19 The rod has a length of 90cm. Half is painted blue, the third is red and the rest is yellow. How long is the yellow part of the rod?
  5. Melting point
    mercury-metal-Hg The melting point of mercury is -36°F and its boiling point is 672°F. What is the difference between the boiling point and the melting point?
  6. 8 degrees
    teplomer_22 8 degrees Celsius it cools down by 9 degrees Celsius. What is the resultant temperature?
  7. The Hotel
    hotel-montfort-tatry-2_2 The Holiday Hotel has the same number of rooms on each floor. Rooms are numbered with natural numbers sequentially from the first floor, no number is omitted, and each room has a different number. Three tourists arrived at the hotel. The first one was in r
  8. Waste
    doska_kruh How many percents are waste from a circular plate with a radius of 1 m from which we cut a square with the highest area?
  9. The lowest
    teplomer_20 The lowest temperature on Thursday was 20°C. The lowest temperature on Saturday was 12°C. What was the difference between the lowest temperatures?
  10. Root
    root_quadrat The root of the equation ? is: ?
  11. Bus vs. train
    bus_vs_train Bus started from point A 10 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 49 km/h, train 77 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the.
  12. Short cut
    direct_route Imagine that you are going to the friend. That path has a length 270 meters. Then turn left and go another 1810 meters and you are at a friend's. The question is how much the journey will be shorter if you go direct across the field?
  13. Textbooks
    textbooks After check of textbooks found that every 10-th textbook should be withdrawn. Together 58 textbooks were withdrawn. How many textbooks were in stock before withdrawn and how many after withdrawn?
  14. Subtraction
    cards1 How many times you can subtract the number 4 from the number 50?
  15. It is rectangular?
    nice_3d Size of two of the angles in a triangle are: α=110°, β=40°. Is it a right triangle?
  16. Theater
    SND The theater has in each row with 19 seats. Ticket to the first 10 rows is for 30 USD. In next rows is for 15 USD. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 12255 USD. How many rows are in the theater?
  17. Piggy
    pig A man bought a pig for € 60 then sold it for € 75. Then again bought for € 90 and sold it for € 100. How many € earned?
  18. Pediatrician
    doctor Pediatrician this month of 21 working days takes 3 days holidays. What is the probability that on Monday will be at work?
  19. Balls
    balls I have 19 balls and my friend has 27. About how many has my friend more balls?
  20. I think number
    hats I think number.When I add 841 to it and subtract 157, I get a number that is 22 greater than 996. What number I thinking?

Do you have an 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.