# Examples for 8th grade - page 81

1. Calf The weight of the calf meat obtained is 65% of the total weight of live calves. What was the weight of a calf from which 285 kg of meat was obtained?
2. Metals In the Hockey World Cup play eight teams, determine how many ways can they win gold, silver and bronze medals.
3. Collection John has collected half a bucket of raspberries in 45 minutes, Eva collects the whole bucket in an hour. How many minutes it would take to fill a bucket if the two children work together?
4. Wide field The field is 203 meters wide 319 meter long, what is the greater length of the rope by which length and width can be measured and find the exact number of time.
5. Euros Peter, Jane and Thomas have together € 550. Tomas has 20 euros more than Jane, Peter € 150 less than Thomas. Determine how much has each of them.
6. Inequation Solve the inequation: 5k - (7k - 1)≤ 2/5 . (5-k)-2
7. Ages John, Teresa, Daniel and Paul have summary 56 years. Their ages are in a ratio of 1:2:5:6. Determine how many years have each of them.
8. Family Mom is 42 years old and her daughters 13 and 19. After how many years will mother as old as her daughter together? Determine how many apples are in baskets when in the first basket are 4 apples, and in any other is 29 apples more than the previous, and we have eight baskets.
10. Hockey match The hockey match ended with result 3:1. How many different storylines may have the match?
11. Circle's chords In the circle there are two chord length 30 and 34 cm. The shorter one is from the center twice than longer chord. Determine the radius of the circle. After two hours and 40 minutes the job is finished. Compared to last year we were 40 minutes faster. What is the percentage increase to our performance?
13. Mushrooms Fresh mushrooms contain 90% water, dried only 12%. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms are needed for 5kg dried?
14. Football match 4 In a football match with the Italy lost 3 goals with Germans. Totally fell 5 goals in the match. Determine the number of goals of Italy and Germany.
15. Cyclist vs boat The cyclist wants to ride a short distance by boat, but when he stops at the pier, the boat does not pick up passengers yet and is preparing to leave. The cyclist decides that the boat will catch up at the next stop. The stop is 12km far along the water an
16. Apples 2 Dried apples contain 15% water. Fresh apples contain 80% water. How many kg of apples we need buy in order to get 3 kg of dried apples?
17. Diagonals of a rhombus One of the diagonals of a rhombus is twice as the other. If the sum of the lengths of the diagonals is 24, find the area of the rhombus.
18. Diamond perimeter Calculate the diamond circumference which area is 288 cm square and one diagonal has a size of 124 cm.
19. Alcohol mixture From 55% and 80% alcohol we have to produce 0.2 kg of 60% alcohol. How many of them do we use in solution?
20. Liters od milk The cylinder-shaped container contains 80 liters of milk. Milk level is 45 cm. How much milk will in the container, if level raise to height 72 cm?

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