# Fractions - math word problems

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• Alice Alice spent 5/11 of her money on a back pack. She has \$42 dollars left. How much was her back pack?
• 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?
• Women In an company of 1050 employees are 2/3 women. How many women work in the company?
• 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?
• Inquality Solve inequality: 3x + 6 > 14
• Scale of the map Determine the scale of the map, which is the actual distance of 120 km l represented by segment long 6 cm.
• Tree trunk Calculate the average tree trunk with a circumference of 149 cm.
• Boys to girls The ratio of boys to girls in a party is 3:5 . If 6 more boys arrived and 4 girls left the party, the ratio of boys to girls would be 5:6 . How many are in the party originally?
• Tilapia A fish vendor sells 5/7 kilos of tilapia for 73.50. If you will buy 2 1/7 kilos of tilapia, how much will it cost?
• Unknown number Determine the unknown number that is equal to a quarter of the fifth of number, which is by 152 more than unknown number.
• Walking Lucie can walk about 3 4/5 miles each hour. How far can she walk in 2 hours 45 minutes?
• Irrigation sprinkler The irrigation sprinkler can twist with an angle of 320° and has a reach of 12 meters. Which area can irrigate?
• Fraction Fraction ? write as fraction a/b, a, b is integers numerator/denominator.
• Carbon dioxide Calculate how many grams of oxygen are in 50 g of carbon dioxide CO2. Relative atomic mass of oxygen is 16 and of carbon is 12.
• Mixed with percentages Calculate 33 1/3% of 570.
• Painters Six of the painters paint 90 m of fence in five hours. For how long would the 4 painters paint a 45 meter fence? How many meters fence painted painters 5 for two hours?
• Rope Peter has a long rope 2 4/5 meter. Martin has a rope 20 cm longer. What distance ropes achieved if the boys link ropes?
• Brass Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc in a ratio of 3: 2. How many grams does a component that required 270 g of copper weigh?
• 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?
• Wage Increasing the minimum wage while maintaining the other parameters of the system, unemployment will be:

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