# Fractions - math word problems - page 10

1. Simple equation 2
Find X in this simple equation: X/9 = 96/108
We need two tenths kg of a carrot, one tenth of peas and three tenths of of tomatoes to make salad. Express the fraction of the weight of the vegetables to be salad. Convert the result to grams.
3. Cupcakes
In a bowl was some cupcakes. Janka ate one third and Danka ate one quarter of cupcakes. a) How many of cookies ate together? b) How many cookies remain in a bowl? Write the results as a decimal number and in notepad also as a fraction.
4. Dried apples
How many kilograms of fresh apples id needed to 120 kg of dried apples when from 0.4 tons of fresh apples we get 75 kg of dried apples?
5. Women
In an company of 1050 employees are 2/3 women. How many women work in the company?
6. Container
How many three-quarters liters jar fill 30 liters container?
7. Bridge piers
One quarter of the bridge pier is sunk into the ground. Two thirds are in the water. Protruding above the water is 1.20 m long. Determine the height of bridge piers.
8. Chicks
How many chicks were hatched from 4500 eggs, when an average of 100 eggs hatched 87 chicks?
9. Ratios
Divide: a) 250 CZK in the ratio 2:3 b) 1000 CZK in the ratio 4:7:9
10. Trees
3/5 trees are apples, cherries are 1/3. 5 trees are pear. How many is the total number of trees?
11. Ornamental shrubs
Children committed to plant 240 ornamental shrubs. Their commitment however exceeded by 48 shrubs. Write ratio of actually planted shrubs and commitment by lowest possible integers a/b.
12. Mr. Happy
Mr. Happy planted 36.6 meters square gardens grass; It's a third of the garden more than half of the garden. What is square area of this garden?
13. Unknown number
Determine the unknown number that is equal to a quarter of the fifth of number, which is by 152 more than unknown number.
14. Sales stores
The first sales store passed the 1/3 and the second 2/5 of the total amount of goods.In third store passed the 2/3 rest of the goods. The remaining 40 kg of goods put into fourth store. How many kilograms of goods pass to a third store?
15. Paper collecting
At the paper collecting contest gathered Franta 2/9 ton, Karel 1/4 ton and Patrick 19/36 tons of paper. Who have gathered the most and the least (x, y - write down the weights in tonnes).
16. Midnight
How many hours are, if the time that elapsed since 8:00 is 2/5 of the time that will past till midnight?
17. Classroom 4
In a class of 36 pupils, 2/3 are girls. How much it is in a class girls and boys?
18. Divide money
Divide 1200 USD at a ratio of 1:2:3:4:5:6:9:10
19. Conversion of units
Complete the following length data
20. The tap
For one day flows 148 l of water out of the tap. How much water will flow out for 3/4 day?

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