# Fractions - math word problems

- A bucket

A bucket has 4 liters of water in it when it is 2/5 full. How much can it hold? - Simplest form

Find the simplest form of the following expression: 3 to the 2nd power - 1/4 to the 2nd power - Corona again

If the population on long island is 7.75 million and the coronavirus has affected 22,178. What percent of the population is affected. (looking for 1 in? If possible) - Triangular prism

The base of the perpendicular triangular prism is a rectangular triangle with a hypotenuse of 10 cm and one leg of 8 cm. The prism height is 75% of the perimeter of the base. Calculate the volume and surface of the prism. - Ducats

The king divided the ducats to his three sons in a ratio of 2: 5: 4. How many ducats the king divided them if the youngest received 260 ducats, which was the least of all sons. - A library

A library has 12,500 fiction books and 19,000 non fiction books. Currently 2/5 of the fiction books are checked out. Currently 2/5 of the non fiction books are checked out. Of the books checked out, only 1/10 are due back this week. How many books are due - What percent

What percent of 51 3/5 is 47 2/5? - Discounts 2

The local fitness center offers membership discounts for hospital employees. According to the membership brochure, you will receive a discount of 25% on a membership that normally costs $65 per month. How much will you pay for an annual membership if you - Lunch

Lunch is given to seniors from 12:15 to 12:40 during the Coronavirus pandemic. What angle will the minute hand of clock describe during this time? - Adding

Divide number 135 into two additions so that one adds 30 more than 2/5 of the other add. Write the bigger one. - Aircraft angines

The two engines of the aircraft are enough to supply the fuel for five hours of operation. However, one of the engines has a malfunction and thus consumes one-third more fuel. How long can the plane be in the air before it runs out of fuel? After an hour - Water container

The cube-shaped container is filled to two-thirds of its height. If we pour 18 liters, it will be filled to three-fifths of the height. What is the volume of the whole container? - Marlon

Marlon drew a scale drawing of a summer camp. In real life, the sand volleyball court is 8 meters wide. It is 4 centimeters wide in the drawing. What is the drawing's scale factor? Simplify your answer and write it as a ratio, using a colon. - Profitable company

Three businessman decide to open up their own company. They agree to distribute the yearly profits made in the same ratio as their initial investments. They invest R 50 000, R 75 000 and R25 000, respectively. The profit made by the company in the first y - Hiking trail

The newly built hiking trail leads 25% through the field, 3/8 of the trail leads through the forest and the remaining 9 km along the river. How long is the train? - Nádoba

Nádoba tvaru kostky je naplněna vodou do poloviny své výšky. Pokud dolijeme 20 l vody, bude nádoba naplněna do tří čtvrtin své výšky. Jaký je objem celé nádoby? - Father and daughter

Father is 36 years old, daughter is 20 years less. What will be the ratio between them when they are 10 years more? - Akpan

Akpan spent 3/8 of his time in school during the week. What fraction of his time does he spend at home during the week? - Ages

Father is 36 years old, his daughter is 4 years old. Write down the ratio of the age of father and daughter. In what ratio will the ages of father and daughter after 4 years? - Age ratio

Janko is 14 years old. The age ratio of Janka and Zuzka is 2: 3. What was the ratio seven years ago?

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