Fractions - math word problems

  1. Painters
    malovka2_3 Six of the painters paint 90 m of fence in five hours. For how long would the 4 painters paint a 45 meter fence? How many meters fence painted painters 5 for two hours?
  2. Sixty
    pigs_1 Sixty percent of one-fifteen of the total is equal to thirty. What are two percent of the total?
  3. Playing
    clock-night-schr_6 How long have we trained on the pitch when we know that the warm-up took 10 minutes, we trained passes for one-third of the time and we played football half the time?
  4. Tallest and shortest
    meter_9 Jenn is the tallest on the team. He is 1 1/2 times as tall as the shortest girl whom is 4 1/4 feet tall. How tall is Jebb?
  5. Bitoo and Reena
    apples_10 Bitoo ate 3/5 part of an apple and the remaining part was eaten by his sister Reena. How much part of an apple did Renna eat? Who had the larger share? By how much?
  6. Zdeněk
    tanks_3 Zdeněk picked up 15 l of water from a 100-liter full-water barrel. Write a fraction of what part of Zdeněk's water he picked.
  7. Cylinder-shaped vase
    vaza_1 If the cylinder-shaped vase is filled with water up to 35 cm, it contains 1 liter of water. How much water will it contain if it is filled to a height of 45cm?
  8. Toilets
    toilet A federal law requires that all residential toilets sold in the United States use no more than 1 3/5 gallons of water per flush. Prior to this legislation, conventional toilets used 3 2/5 gallons of water per flush. Find the amount of water saved in one y
  9. Fractions
    zlomky_13 Three-quarters of an unknown number are 4/5. What is 5/6 of this unknown number?
  10. Twelve
    stromy_9 Twelve students work on a week forestry brigade. One hundred spruces will receive x CZK, one hundred pine y CZK. How many receive each one students did in one day if they planted a total of 25,000 spruces per week and 30,000 pine trees? Express by express
  11. Babysitting
    babysitting The amount that Susan charges per hour for babysitting are directly proportional to the number of children she is watching. She charges $4.50 for 3 kids. How much would she charge to babysit 5 kids?
  12. Steps
    steps_5 Peter walked a distance of 60 m 102 steps. How many steps must he take to walk 150 m?
  13. Scale of the map
    city_5 The distance between two cities is actually 30 km and the map is 6 cm. What is the scale of the map?
  14. Flour
    vaha_10 Kim needs 3/4 cup of flour to make 12 cookies. How much flour would she need to make 60 cookies?
  15. Scouts 4
    1957-4a 4/7 of the students in a school are boys. If 3/8 of the boys are scouts, how many scouts are there in a school of 1878 students?
  16. Together
    workers_23 Grandfather, father, and son are carpenters. They decided to make a wardrobe. Father produces it for 12 hours, his son for 15 hours, and grandfather for 10 hours. How long will they make it together?
  17. Breads
    chlieb_2 Several pieces of bread were in the store. Half of them plus a half of bread bought a cookbook. Of the remaining bread, half of it plus half of the bread was bought by Mr. Novák. The last bread was bought by Ms. Small. How many breads were in the store at
  18. Milk
    milk_5 At the kindergarten, every child got 1/5 liter of milk in the morning and another 1/8 liter of milk in the afternoon. How many liters were consumed per day for 20 children?
  19. Mixed numbers
    zlomky_10 Rewrite mixed numbers so the fractions have the same denominator: 5 1/5 - 2 2/3
  20. Trees
    jablone_9 From the total number of trees in the orchard, there are two-fifths pearls and apples are three eighty. The rest of the trees are 9 ceremonial. How many trees are in the set?

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