# Fractions - math word problems

- Alcohol

6l 48% alcohol, how much 52% alcohol must be added to give 50% alcohol? - A baker

A baker has 5 1/4 pies in her shop. She cut the pies in pieces that are each 1/8 of a whole pie. How many pieces of pie does she have? - Barrel

Barrel of wine is filled by 9/14. What part of the barrel will remain filled when 1/4 of the wine we pour from the barrel? - Two workers

One worker needs 40 hours to do a job, and the second would do it in 30 hours. They worked together for several hours, then the second was recalled, and the first completed the job itself in 5 hours. How many hours did they work together, and how much did - Adding mixed 3

Why does 1 3/4 + 2 9/10 equal 4.65? How do you solve this? - Discount and prices

After a 29% discount, the new product price was € 426. What was the original price of the product? - The sum 4

The sum of Robin's age is 45. Seven years ago, Robin was 16 years more than one half as old as Bruno then. How old is Bruno? - In center

What number lies in the center between a quarter of a fifth and a half of a third on the number axis? - Three-day trip

The cyclist on three-day trip travel 30% of the total route on the first day, 3/5 of the rest on the second day and 35 km on the third day. How many kilometers did travel cyclists each day and how many? - Video game

Nicole is playing a video game where each round lasts 7/12 of an hour. She has scheduled 3 3/4 hours to play the game. How many rounds can Nicole play? - Three glasses

Three glasses of different colors have different volumes. Red 1.5 liter is filled from 2/5, blue 3/4 liter is filled from 1/3, and the third green 1.2 liter is empty. Pour green glass 1/4 of the contents from the red glass and 2/5 of the content from the - New bridge

Thanks to the new bridge, the road between A and B has been cut to one third and is now 10km long. How much did the road between A and B measure before? - Pizza

Five friends were together for pizza. Adam divided his pizza into thirds, Boris in quarters, Denis in patina and Luke in sixth. Then Simon also came to them. Each of the five boys gave him one piece, leaving him one whole pizza. In how many equal parts di - Expressions

Let k represent an unknown number, express the following expressions: 1. The sum of the number n and two 2. The quotient of the number n and nine 3. Twice the number n 4. The difference between nine and the number n 5. Nine less than the number n - Expressions with variable

This is algebra. Let n represent an unknown number and write the following expressions: 1. 4 times the sum of 7 and the number x 2. 4 times 7 plus the number x 3. 7 less than the product of 4 and the number x 4. 7 times the quantity 4 more than the n - Algebra problem

This is algebra. Let n represent an unknown number. 1. Eight more than the number n 2. Three times the number n 3. The product of the number n and eight 4. Three less than the number n 5. Three decreased by the number n - Two pen

Two pen and one notebook costs $56. One pen costs 1/5 of one notebook. How much is the one notebook? - Almonds

Rudi has 4 cups of almonds. His trail mix recipe calls for 2/3 cup of almonds. How many batches of trail mix can he make? - Turtles 2

A box turtle hibernates in the sand at 11 5/8. A spotted turtle hibernates at 11 16/25 feet. Which turtle is deeper? - Tank of fuel

A 14.5-gallon tank of fuel is 3/4 full. How many more gallons will it take to fill up the tank?

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