Money - problems - page 3

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. Sale
    sale_percent If the product twice price cut by 25%, what percentage was price cut in total?
  2. Inheritance
    Cross After death father (♱ 62) remained mother (his wife) and its 3 children. Inheritance by law is that in first mother will automatically get half of the property and other one half inherite by heirs witch are mother and her 3 children by same share. Cal
  3. Solidarity
    salt Imagine a word solidarity means that salt donation to the needy, who have neither the salt. If we take word solidarity has word base salt + gift (only in Slovakian language). Calculate how many kilos of salt sympathetic citizen "gives" government a year i
  4. Stock market
    money_1 Simon one day decided to invest € 62000 to the stock market. After six months he invested July 25 stock markets fell by 47%. Fortunately for Simon from July 25 5 to October 25 his shares have risen by 39%. Simon is then: ?
  5. 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
  6. Discounts on rail (ZSSK)
    preukazy_zssk The railway company ZSSK offers a discount of 15% (REGIONAL) for 5 Eur/year. Calculate the real discount rate as a percentage, where passengers will travel 19 Eur per week.
  7. Required reserves
    ecb-printing-money_1 Calculate what is the minimum amount of money that bank must hold in cash from your deposit 2750 Eur. How much money is ideally created in the banking system from your deposit if the level of minimum reserve requirement is 2.15%? Consider fractional re
  8. Coins
    eur_coins Harvey had saved up a number of 2-euro coins. He stored coins in a single layer in a square. Left 6 coins. When he make square, which has one more row, missing 35 coins. How many euros he have?
  9. Trio
    work Trio of workers earn 750 euros. Money divided by the work that each of them made​​. First received twice as the second, the second received three times more than the third. How many got everyone from workers?
  10. Greek railwayman
    greecerails_1 Wesley works for the Slovak railways since 1986. His salary is 864 €. His colleague, Evgenias works in the Greek State Railways from 1991. Earns 5010 € per month. Calculate how many hours a day must Evgenias work to earn as much as Wesley and if they w
  11. Glass
    sklo At the glass shop we have to cut 8 sheets of glass. Each was shaped a square with sides of 18 cm. We paid 44 CZK. How much is a 1 m2 of glass?
  12. Dog II
    hajny_pes Journey from a rangers' home to the town is 6 km. Mr. ranger started from his home and went 3 km per hour. His women came from the town and also went 3 km per hour. With ranger started dog and runs in 12 km in 1 hour. The dog went to ranger's women then.
  13. Stacks
    euro_stacks Annie has a total of $ 702. The money must be divided into stacks so that each buyer has the same amounth of dollars. How many options she have?
  14. Ultra expensive ramps
    rampy_1 The village Čakajovce have two level railway crossings (the ramps), the railway company ZSR decided to replace it. The price for upgrading the two crossings is 302065 Euros. Calculate how many houses for 77000 euros is possible to obtain at this price. Ca
  15. Purchase
    cart Mother bought 5 boxes of milk and 7 kg of potatoes and paid a total CZK 147. Aunt bought 7 boxes of milk and 3 kg of potatoes and paid 131 CZK. What is the price of one carton of milk and 1 kg of potatoes? How CZK together would have saved if bought at the
  16. School
    trieda 27 students of 6.D class is going to a trip. They pay 9 € each. The teacher got 153 €. How many children have not paid?
  17. Machine
    machine Price of the new machine is € 62000. Every year is depreciated 15% of residual value. What will be the value of the machine after 3 years?
  18. Thrift woman
    babky Calculate how long grandmother will save to new shoes priced 108 euros if save 3 Eur monthly.
  19. Sales vs profit
    Acer+vs+Apple Apple sells 22 percent less computes than the Acer but the profit from their sales is 2.2 times higher than Acer. How many times are Apple computer more expensive than Acer?
  20. Euler problem
    euler Someone buys a 180 tolars towels. If it was for the same money of 3 more towels, it would be 3 tolars cheaper each. How many were towels?

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