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. VAT
    Tax John paid 1000 Euros in store for purchase. Calculate value added tax (VAT), which paid in purchase, if the VAT rate is 20%.
  2. Coins
    eur_coins Arnold had saved up a number of 1-euro coins. He stored coins in a single layer in a square. Left 4 coins. When he make square, which has one more row, missing 35 coins. How many euros he have?
  3. Tea blend
    teas Tea blends are maked from two kinds of tea. In standard tea mixture are two teas in the ratio 1:3 and 40 g costs 42 CZK. In the premium tea mixture are weighing two teas in the ratio 1:1 and 50 grams costs 60 CZK. How much cost 10 grams of more expensive k
  4. Unions
    odbory_prdel Calculate how much money per year would go to the treasury of unions if 447 thousand employee join unions with an average net salary of 539 euros and if memberhip in union cost 1% of the net monthly salary.
  5. JUDr. Usury
    paragraph Judge JUDr. Usury approved the agreement on guilt and punishment where confessed to pay daily interest 0.15%. How big is a yearly interest? Year has 360 days.
  6. Loan
    loan Apply for a $ 20000 loan, the loan repayment period is 19 years, the interest rate 2.3%. How much should I pay for every month (or every year if paid yearly). Example is for practise geometric progression and/or periodic payment for an annuity.
  7. Rising price
    book The book first become more expensive by 5 euros. New price was later increased by 13%. After the second price increase book cost 47 euros. What was the original price of the book?
  8. Interest
    MoneyHouse What is the annual interest rate on your account if we put 12700 and after 148 days received 12982.6?
  9. A family
    smetiarske_auto A family of four pays for garbage collection per year 1800 Kč. How many crowns a year the waste company get from the house where lives 93 people?
  10. Apples
    apples_1 Mr. Vesely give to the market his own 48 kg of apples, 40 kg from Mr. Kovar and 72 kg of Mr. Novak. Grossed a total of 1,920 CZK. How must divide income money for apples?
  11. Coins
    mince_1 On coins found was stated that from the year 87 BC. It is right?
  12. Buing
    buying Brother got to buy 240 CZK and could buy for 1/8 what he wanted. Could he pay the rest of the purchase for 200 CZK?
  13. Friends
    friends2 Some friends had to collect the sum 72 EUR equally. If the three refused their part, others would have to give each 4 euros more. How many are friends?
  14. Czech crowns
    KC.JPG Small Petra save money. Grandfather give her 10 crowns. Petra asked his older sister let her calculate how much he has saved up. Sister told her that he has less than 30 crowns. If the sum is divided by three left one crown. If the sum is divided by the f
  15. The game of blind man's buff
    socposit.JPG Slovak levy system makes the gross wage deductions from your pay state employees. It has two components - part employee pays and part pays by the employer Suppose that the super gross wage paid 24% employer. After deducting these contributions we receive g
  16. Office
    hranol-6u Office building was built in the shape of a regular hexagon inscribed in a circle with a radius of 12 m. The height of the walls is 7m. How much CZK cost plastering the walls of the building, if per 1 m square cost CZK 400?
  17. Millionaire
    money_7 Mr. Smith have gone withdraw from bank saving interest € 1,500. How big was his initial deposit if the annual interest rate is 1.5%?
  18. Barbara
    batoh Barborka goes to school with backpack that was 3 - times more expensive than a bag slipper. If backpack was 33 euros cheaper it was cost same as bag slipper. How many cost backpack and how many bas slipper?
  19. Carpet
    kusovy-koberec What is the price of square carpet side length 3.25 m if one meter square cost 230 CZK?
  20. Coins
    ticket_mashine In ticket maschine were together one hundred coins. They were only 20 and 50 cent coins. The sum total was 29 euros and 60 cents. How many were in ticket maschine coins and which type?

Do you have interesting mathematical problem 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.