# Fractions - math word problems

- Water reservoir

The water reservoir is filled with one pump for 4 days by the second one for 9 days. Outlet can drain tank in 12 days. How long take fill the reservoir if both pumps are running and not closed outlet channel. - Two numbers

The sum of two numbers is 1. Identify this two numbers if you know that the half of first is equal to the third of second number. - Points

Gryffindor won 437 points. How many points obtained by each of the faculties if they were split at a ratio of 5: 7: 3: 4? - 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. - Roses

On the large rosary was a third white, half red, yellow quarter and six pink. How many roses was in the rosary? - Gingerbread house

Janka and Marienka calculated that there are 210 gingerbreads on the gingerbread house. Janko ate one-seventh of all gingerbreads, and Marienka ate a third less than Janko. How many gingerbreads remained in the gingerbread house? - Land area

A land area of Asia and Africa are in a 3: 2 ratio, the European and African are is 1:3. What are the proportions of Asia, Africa, and Europe? - Disinfecting solution

How much distilled water is necessary to pour into 500 ml of 33% hydrogen peroxide solution to obtain 3% disinfecting solution? - Division of money

Calculate how many euros have Matthew, Miriam, Lucy, Michael, Janka when together have 2,700 euros and the amounts are at a ratio of 1:5:6:7:8. - Number

I think the number. If I add to its third seven I get same as when to its quarter add 8. Which is the number? - Boots

Master shoemaker has three apprentices. First do one pair of boots for two days, second for 1 day, third on 1.5 day. If they worked together, for how long it would take made a couple of boots? - Cyclist

Cyclist rode two-fifths of the way the first day. The second day drove 5 km less while traveled three-eighths of route. How many kilometers does he have to finish target? - Trees

3/5 trees are apples, cherries are 1/3. 5 trees are pear. How many is the total number of trees? - Master and apprentice

Master painted the roof in 3 hours and apprentice for 4 hours. How many of roof they painted in hour and how many in three quarters of an hour? - Water in body

Water in the human organism of all the compounds represented, constitutes about 3/5 of the total weight. How many kilograms of water is in your body when you weigh 67 kg? - Three monks

Three medieval monks has task to copy 600 pages of the Bible. One rewrites in three days 1 page, second in 2 days 3 pages and a third in 4 days 2 sides. Calculate for how many days and what day the monks will have copied whole Bible when they begin Wednes - Divide money

Divide 1200 USD at a ratio of 1:2:3:4:5:6:9:10 - 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? - Container

How many three-quarters liters jar fill 30 liters container? - Pumps 5

5 pump pumped in 3 hours 1800 hl of water. How many hectoliters of water pumped 4 equally powerful pumps in 6 hours?

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