# Camel and water

84% of the camel's weight is water. After drinking, its weight increased to 832 kg and water accounted for 85% of its weight. How much did it weigh before drinking?

**Result****Leave us a comment of this math problem and its solution (i.e. if it is still somewhat unclear...):**

**Showing 0 comments:**

**Be the first to comment!**

Tips to related online calculators

Our percentage calculator will help you quickly calculate various typical tasks with percentages.

Do you have a linear equation or system of equations and looking for its solution? Or do you have quadratic equation?

Tip: Our volume units converter will help you with the conversion of volume units.

Do you have a linear equation or system of equations and looking for its solution? Or do you have quadratic equation?

Tip: Our volume units converter will help you with the conversion of volume units.

#### Following knowledge from mathematics are needed to solve this word math problem:

## Next similar math problems:

- Barrel

The barrel is filled with water up to 57% of its capacity. When we add two buckets will be filled to 73% of its capacity. What is the volume of a barrel, if the volume of the bucket is 12 liters? - Three friends

Danica, Lenka and Dalibor have altogether 96 kg. Lenka weighs 75% more than Dalibor and Danica weighs 6 kg more than Dalibor. Determine the weight of Danice, Lenka and Dalibor. - Legs

Cancer has 5 pairs of legs. The insect has 6 legs. 60 animals have a total of 500 legs. How much more are cancers than insects? - Company and employees

There are 370 employees in the company - women are 15% less than men. How many men work in the company? - Employees

There are 1116 people working in three factory halls. In the first one, there are 18% more than the third, and 60 persons more than the second. How many employees work in individual halls? - Three unknowns

Solve the system of linear equations with three unknowns: A + B + C = 14 B - A - C = 4 2A - B + C = 0 - Guppies for sale

Paul had a bowl of guppies for sale. Four customers were milling around the store. 1. Rod told paul - I'll take half the guppies in the bowl, plus had a guppy. 2. Heather said - I'll take half of what you have, plus half a guppy. The third customer, Na - Warehouses

In the three warehouses, a total of 70 tons of grain was stored. In the second warehouse was stored 8.5t less and in the third 3.5t more than in the first. How many tons of grain was stored in each warehouse? - Potatoes

For three days the store sold 1400 kg of potatoes. The first day they sold 100 kilograms of potatoes less than the second day, the third-day three-fifths of what they sold the first day. How many kgs of potatoes sold every day? - Summerjob

The temporary workers planted new trees. Of the total number of 500 seedlings, they managed to plant 426. How many percents did they meet the daily planting limit? - Bottles

The must is sold in 5-liter and 2-liter bottles. Mr Kucera bought a total of 216 liters in 60 bottles. How many liters did Mr. Kucera buy in five-liter bottles? - Stones 3

Simiyu and Nasike each collected a number of stones in an arithmetic lesson. If Simiyu gave Nasike 5 stones, Nasike would have twice as many stones as Simiyu. If initially, Simiyu had five stones less than Nasike how many stones did each have? - Researchers

Researchers ask 200 families whether or not they were the homeowner and how many cars they had. Their response was homeowner: 14 no car or one car, two or more cars 86, not homeowner: 38 no car or one car, two or more cars 62. What percent of the families - Children

The group has 42 children. There are 4 more boys than girls. How many boys and girls are in the group? - Three workshops

There are 2743 people working in three workshops. In the second workshop works 140 people more than in the first and in third works 4.2 times more than the second one. How many people work in each workshop? - Ball game

Richard, Denis and Denise together scored 932 goals. Denis scored 4 goals over Denise but Denis scored 24 goals less than Richard. Determine the number of goals for each player. - Adding percentages

55%+36%+88%+71%+100=63% what is whole (X)? Percents can be added directly together if they are taken from the same whole, which means they have the same base amount. .. . You would add the two percentages to find the total amount.