Volume + fractions - examples

  1. Soup from canteen
    soup_3 For how many people is 90 liters of soup enough if we assume 3/8 liter of soup per person in the canteen?
  2. Cube in a sphere
    cube_in_sphere The cube is inscribed in a sphere with volume 1587 cm3. Determine the length of the edges of a cube.
  3. Sea water
    sea_1 Seawater contains about 4.7% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 39 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.5% salt?
  4. Engineer Kažimír
    demagog_smer_1 The difference between politicians-demagogues and reasonable person with at least primary education beautifully illustrated by the TV show example. "Engineer" Kažimír says that during their tenure there was a large decline in the price of natural gas, pri
  5. Cone
    cones Circular cone of height 15 cm and volume 5699 cm3 is at one-third of the height (measured from the bottom) cut by a plane parallel to the base. Calculate the radius and circumference of the circular cut.
  6. Vinegar
    vinegar We must dilute 16 liters of 8.8% aqueous vinegar to 4.1% one. How much water is necessary to add?
  7. Peroxide
    peroxide_h How much distilled water (in liters) must pharmacists pour into 300 ml of 23.6% solution of hydrogen peroxide to get 2.7% solution to gargle?
  8. Pumps
    water_pump Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo
  9. Fuel consumption
    1car Kia car has an average diesel consumption of 4.9 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the car range for a full tank of volume 50 liters?
  10. Mystery of stereometrie
    Tetrahedron Two regular tetrahedrons have surfaces 88 cm2 and 198 cm2. In what ratio is their volumes? Write as a fraction and as a decimal rounded to 4 decimal places.
  11. Stones in aquarium
    akvarko_7 In an aquarium with a length 2 m; width 1.5 m and a depth of 2.5 m is a water level up to three-quarters of the depth. Can we place stones with a volume of 2 m3 into the aquarium without water being poured out?
  12. Disinfecting solution
    desinfect How much distilled water is necessary to pour into 500 ml of 33% hydrogen peroxide solution to obtain 3% disinfecting solution?
  13. Concrete tank
    beton How many m3 of concrete is in the tank shape of a cuboid with dimensions of 2000 cm and 5.6 meters and 70 dm, if the concrete takes up 3/7 of the tank?
  14. Container
    konva How many three-quarters liters jar fill 30 liters container?
  15. Pumps 5
    pump_1 5 pump pumped in 3 hours 1800 hl of water. How many hectoliters of water pumped 4 equally powerful pumps in 6 hours?
  16. Excavation
    vykop_1 Excavation for the base of the cottage 4.5 m x 3.24 m x 60 cm. The excavated soil will increase its volume by one-quarter. Calculate the volume of excavated soil.
  17. Stones in aquarium
    akvarko_15 In an aquarium with a length of 2 m, 1.5 m wide and 2.5 m deep, the water is up to three-quarters of the depth. Can we place 2m cubic meters of stones in the aquarium without spilling water? (0 = no, 1 = yes)
  18. Cube, cuboid, and sphere
    cubes3_8 Volumes of a cube and a cuboid are in ratio 3: 2. Volumes of sphere and cuboid are in ratio 1: 3. In what ratio are the volumes of cube, cuboid, and sphere?
  19. Vehicle tank
    fuel_pump2 A vehicle tank was 3/5 full of petrol. When 21 liters of fuel was added it was 5/6 full. How many liters of petrol can the tank hold?
  20. Gasoline tank 2
    fuel_pump2 A gasoline tank is 1/6 full. When 25 liters of gasoline were added, it became 3/4 full. How many liters more is needed to fill it? Show your solution.

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