# Fractions - math word problems

1. MO Z9–I–2 - 2017
In the VODY trapezoid, VO is a longer base and the diagonal intersection K divides the VD line in a 3:2 ratio. The area of the KOV triangle is 13.5 cm2. Find the area of the entire trapezoid.
2. Excavation
Excavation for the base of the cottage 4.5 m x 3.24 m x 60 cm. The excavated soil will increase its volume by one-quarter. Calculate the volume of excavated soil.
3. Points on line segment
Points P & Q belong to segment AB. If AB=a, AP = 2PQ = 2QB, find the distance: between point A and the midpoint of the segment QB.
4. Interior designer
To make draperies an interior designer needs 11 1/4 yards of material for the den and 8 1/2 yards for the living room. If material comes only in 20 yard bolts, how much will be left over after completing both sets of draperies?
5. The buns
Kate, Zofia and Peter Liked buns. Even today, their grandmother prepare their favorite meal. Katka eats 4 bunches, Žofia 3 and Petra eats 5 buns. Their grandmother said to them, "My inmate will you know how many buns I have been make today, if those you e
6. Simple equation 3
24 = n • 27, solve for n
7. Chicks
How many chicks were hatched from 4500 eggs, when an average of 100 eggs hatched 87 chicks?
8. Kilo candy
One kilogram of chocolate candy cost 10 euros. Kate buys 250 grams and had the 8 pack of candy. How much does cost one bonbon?
How many products weighing 12.5 kg can be loaded on a cargo car with a load of 1.5 t to load two-thirds?
10. Image reduction
To say that I am mathematically challenged is a gross understatement! I'm trying to help my friend determine how to calculate percentages of reduction or enlargement for a quilt pattern. She is creating a drawing of a cute picture which will become a pi
11. Ten fractions
Write ten fractions between 1/3 and 2/3
12. Simple equation 2
Find X in this simple equation: X/9 = 96/108
13. Passenger boat
Two-fifths of the passengers in the passenger boat were boys. 1/3 of them were girls and the rest were adult. If there were 60 passengers in the boat, how many more boys than adult were there?
14. Notebooks
Liza a store owner buys 560 notebooks. He sold 3/8 of the notebook then she adds the stocks of notebook of 1/4 of the number of notebooks she bought. What is the total number of notebook she bought?
15. Teacher
Teacher Rem bought 360 pieces of cupcakes for the outreach program of their school. 5/9 of the cupcakes were chocolate flavor and 1/4 wete pandan flavor and the rest were a vanilla flavor. How much more pandan flavor cupcakes than vanilla flavor?
16. Two numbers
The sum of the two numbers is 1. Find both numbers if you know that half of the first is equal to one seventh of the second number.
17. Ratio of two unknown numbers
Two numbers are given. Their sum is 30. We calculate one-sixth of a larger number and add to both numbers. So we get new numbers whose ratio is 5:7. Which two numbers were given?
18. Direct route
From two different places A and B connected by a direct route, Adam (from city A) and Bohus (from city B) started at a constant speed. As Adam continued to go from A to B, Bohus turned around at the time of their meeting and at the same speed he returned
19. Quotient 3
If the quotient of 8/13 and 2 is subtracted from the product of 1 3/4 and 8/21, what is the difference?
20. Ratio 11
Simplify this ratio 10 : 1/4

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