Fractions - math word problems
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- Double ratio
The mobile phone was twice gradually discounted in the ratio of 3: 2 1 half: 5 quarters. How much did it originally cost if the price was CZK 4,200 after a double discount?
The dress was discounted by CZK 115, which was 12% of the original price. What is the cost of the dress after the discount?
- Gold inheritance
The king divided the inheritance with his three sons in the ratio of 7: 6: 4. Two of them received 286,000 gold. How much each of the sons got.
- Two rooms
Woman cleans the room in 30 minutes a man in 90 minutes. How long will take they clean two rooms?
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.
- Interest p.a.
Calculate the value of interest in period of 1 year from the deposit 62000 CZK at 8 percent interest rate, after deducting 15 percent tax.
- Two pumps together
The first pump will fill the tank itself in 3 hours and the second one in 6 hours. How many hours will the tank be full if both pumps are worked at the same time?
- Gasoline tank 2
A gasoline tank is 1/6 full. When 25 liters of gasoline were added, it became 3/4 full. How many liters more is needed to fill it? Show your solution.
The three friends divided the win by the invested money. Karlos got three eighths John 320 permille and the rest got Martin. Who got the most and which the least?
- School library
The school library contains 6300 books. With this constitutes 7% of professional books for teachers 18% interest books and encyclopedias for pupils and the rest of the fairy tales. How much are which books?
- Unknown mixed number
Find the number that is smaller than 5 5/12 by as much as 2 2/13 is smaller than 6 1/6
- Write 3
Write a real world problem involving the multiplication of a fraction and a whole number with a product that is between 8 and 10 then solve the problem
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?
- Five combers
Five combers harvest 12 rows of strawberries in 4 hours. How many rows of strawberries will two combers harvest in 10 hours?
- Supermarket 2
A supermarket had a buko pie sale. In the morning 2/3 of the pies were sold and in the afternoon 1/6 of the pies were sold. If 150 pies were left, how many pies had been sold? Show your solution.
- 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?
Children break chocolate first to third and then every part of another half. What kind got each child? Draw a picture. What part would have received if each piece have halved?
- Typing course
Before taking a typing course, Terrence could type 39 words per minute. By the end of the course, he was able to type 68 words per minute. Find the percent increase.
Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses?
- PC disks
Peter has 45 disks in three colors. One-fifth of the disks are blue, red are twice more than the white. How much is blue, red and white disks?
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