# Equation + subtraction - math problems

#### Number of problems found: 38

• Two expressions
When x = 3 and y = 5, by how much does the value of 3x2 – 2y exceed the value of 2x2 – 3y?
• The temperature 14
The temperature is 12°C lower than 4 hours ago. a. What is the average temperature change per hour? b. Write an integer equation for the situation.
• Claire and book
After Claire has read the first 5/8 of the book, there are 120 pages left to read. What is the total number of pages of the book?
• Equation with mixed 2
A number, X, is subtracted from 8 1/4. The result is 12 3/5. What is the value of X?
• Marilyn
Marilyn has a fish tank that contains 39 fish. There are 5 goldfish and f other fish. Enter an equation, using f as your variable, to represent the situation.
• Half of 2
Half of Ethan’s string is equal to 2/3 of Kayla’s string. The total length of their strings is 10 feet. How much longer is Ethan’s string than Kayla’s?
• Petra's test
The answer will be given 8 marks, and the wrong answer will be deducted 3 marks. The total number of marks obtained by the school is 36. If Petra answered six questions correctly,   how many questions were answered incorrectly by the student from the scho
• Trip cost
In September, the trip cost CZK 12,000. How many crowns did the trip cost in June of the same year, when they have since reduced the price by a quarter and by another CZK 1,200?
• Magic bag
Each time the prince crossed the bridge, the number of tolars in the magic bag doubled. But then the devil always conjured 300 tolars for him. When this happened for the third time, the prince had twice as much as he had in the beginning. How many tolars
• Ten pupils
10 pupils came to the art group. 8 pupils painted with watercolors and 9 pupils painted with ink, each pupil painted with ink or watercolors. How many pupils painted water and ink at the same time?
• Brother and sister
When I was 8, my sister was 4, and now I am 18. How old is my sister?
• Which
Which decimals when subtracted equal 3.89: a - b = 3.89
• The rod
The rod has a length of 90cm. Half is painted blue, the third is red and the rest is yellow. How long is the yellow part of the rod?
• Math test
Obelix filled a mathematical test in which he answered 25 questions. For every correct answer, he received 5 points, for each bad answer he had 3 points deducted. Obelix gained 36% of all points in the test. How many questions did he solve correctly?
• The Hotel
The Holiday Hotel has the same number of rooms on each floor. Rooms are numbered with natural numerals sequentially from the first floor, no number is omitted, and each room has a different number. Three tourists arrived at the hotel. The first one was in
• Savings
Eva borrowed 1/3 of her savings to her brother, 1/2 of savings spent in the store and 7 euros left. How much did she save?
• Identity
123456789 = 100 Use only three plus or minus characters to correct previous identity/equation.
• Cost reduction
Two MP3 players whose price was equal to originally have been discounted the first by 20%, the second by 35%. The difference in their prices 750 CZK was after the price reduction. What was the original price of each of the two players?
• Flowers
The flower has six flowers, and each flower has a number. These are the numbers: 20,40,39,28,8,9. What number will be in the middle of the flower so that the numbers come from the flowers when we subtract and add?