Money - problems

Money or finance are an essential medium of exchange, a unit of account and store of value in modern society. Mathematical examples helps to get basic financial literacy.

  1. Stamps 2
    stamp_9 Dennis spent 34.15 on stamps. The number of .56 is 10 less than four times of stamps bought for .41. How many of each stamp did he buy?
  2. The Stolen Money
    magic2_1 A man walks into a store and steals a $100 bill. 5 minutes later, he returns to the store and buys stuff worth $70. He pays with the bill that he had stolen, so the owner of the store returns him $30. How many dollars did the store owner lose?
  3. Catering business
    cookies_4 Montealegre family has a catering business. In one birthday party, they charged their costumer 11,767.50 for a party of 90 persons and a service charge of 2,500.50. How much was the average cost per person? Please show your solution.
  4. Tilapia
    tilapia_1 A fish vendor sells 5/7 kilos of tilapia for 73.50. If you will buy 2 1/7 kilos of tilapia, how much will it cost?
  5. Supermarket
    vaha_17 In a local supermarket, 3/5 kilogram of squid costs 156.00. How do 4 kilograms of squid cost?
  6. Chocolate
    cokolada Ricky bought 9 same chocolates for 9 Eur. How many euros he pay for 26 chocolates?
  7. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses?
  8. Coffee
    coffe In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......248 Kč/kg II. kind......134 Kč/kg III. kind.....270 Kč/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 10:7:7 create a mixture. What will be the price of 1100 grams of this mixture?
  9. Store
    pave One meter of the textile were discounted by 2 USD. Now 9 m of textile cost as before 8 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
  10. Medicament
    tablets Same type of medicament produces a number of manufacturers in a variety of packages with different content of active substance. Pack 1: includes 60 pills of 600 mg of active substance per pack cost 9 Eur. Pack 2: includes 150 pills of 500 mg of active sub
  11. Cone A2V
    popcorn Surface of cone in the plane is a circular arc with central angle of 126° and area 415 dm2. Calculate the volume of a cone.
  12. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  13. Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 17%, then by 17% of the new price. Its final price was 70 USD. Determine the original price of sweater.
  14. Homeless Dezider
    kos Homeless Dežko has 9 coins in jacket: Calculate the value of its assets and calculate how many bottles of wine for 0.55 EUR can he buy.
  15. ŽSR
    luzianky Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 118 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 4-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 885 €.
  16. Youth track
    tunel Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate size of subsidies to trip group of 10.
  17. Theater
    SND The theater has in each row with 10 seats. Ticket to the first 5 rows is for 21 USD. In next rows is for 13 USD. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 3520 USD. How many rows are in the theater?
  18. Wage
    socik Increasing the minimum wage while maintaining the other parameters of the system, unemployment will be:
  19. 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
  20. When will I be a millionaire?
    milionar_kedy Shawn monthly send 220 euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of 2.4% p.a. Calculate how many months must Shawn save to save 1000000 euros? Inflation, interest rate changes or bank failures ignore.

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