Fractions + reason - practice problems
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- Workshops 67984
In eight workshops, 40 employees process 32 tons of oranges. How many workers will process 9 tons of oranges in 9 workshops?
Jan has 3/8 kilogram of pechay. If he will share 1/8 kilogram to each of his friends, how many of his friends can receive the pechay?
Rajendra, a farmer, had two sons and two daughters. He decided to divide his property among his sons and daughters. So he wrote a "WILL" about the distribution of his property. According to his "WILL," he desired to give 3/5 of the property to his sons in
- A sum
A sum of money is shared between Peter, John, and Henry in the ratio 2:3:5. a) express Henry's share as a fraction of John's share. b) what fraction of the whole sum of money is John's share?
- Passengers 45501
During the rescue of the sinking ship, the passengers were divided into three boats in a ratio of 3: 4: 5. There were 15 passengers in the first boat. How many passengers were rescued together?
- Borrowing bicycle
Jakub lent a bicycle to friends who wanted to ride it. For a three-hour bike ride, Jakub received two chocolates. Yup. If you wanted a bike for 2 hours, you had to give Jakub 12 candies. Peter gave Jakub 1 chocolate and three candies. How long can Peter r
- A farmer's heritage
A farmer died leaving his 17 horses to his 3 sons. When his sons opened up the Will it read: My eldest son should get 1/2 (half) of total horses; My middle son should be given 1/3rd (one-third) of the total horses; My youngest son should be given 1/9th (o
- 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
There is exchange trade on the market. We know that for two sheepskins we get three goat skins. We also know that for six rabbits skins we get four goat skins. How many rabbit's skins we get for four sheepskins?
- Gold inheritance
The king divided the inheritance with his three sons in 7: 6: 4. Two of them received 286,000 gold. How much does each of the sons get?
- Grandmother's clocks
Grandmother's clock is late every hour by half a minute. Grandmother set the clock exactly at 8.00 am. How many hours will show after 24 hours?
- Cake fractions
Thomas ate 1/3 of cake, Bohouš of the rest of the cake ate 2/5. What fraction of cake left over for others?
- Wood bars
It is 9 bars 14 meters long and 9 bars 11 meters long. How many 5-meter lath is needed to make them?
- 7th grade pupils
Pupils doing research which a winter sport do their classmates most popular. They found that 2/5 of classmates would most like to play hockey, skate prefer 2/9 pupils, 3/10 students prefer skiing and 1/15 classmates don't like any winter sport. What propo
20-member group of divers carries the air for 15 hours of diving. 4 members of the expedition sick or wasn't came. How many hours is sufficient air to other divers?
Increasing the minimum wage while maintaining the other parameters of the system, unemployment will be:
- Youth track
Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate the size of subsidies to a trip group o
- Fuel consumption
Škoda car has an average diesel consumption of 5.9 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the car range for a full tank of volume 70 liters?
Steel pipe has a length 2.5 meters. About how many decimetres is 1/3 less than 4/8 of this steel pipe?
We know little about this Greek mathematician from Alexandria, except that he lived around 3rd century A. D. Thanks to an admirer of his, who described his life through an algebraic riddle, we know at least something about his life. Diophantus's youth las
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