# Geometric progression + percentages - math problems

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• Hiking trip
Rosie went on a hiking trip. The first day she walked 18kilometers. Each day since she walked 90 percent of what she walked the day before. What is the total distance Rosie has traveled by the end of the 10th day? Round your final answer to the nearest ki
• Savings
The depositor regularly wants to invest the same amount of money in the financial institution at the beginning of the year and wants to save 10,000 euros at the end of the tenth year. What amount should he deposit if the annual interest rate for the annua
• Volume of wood
Every year, at the same time, an increase in the volume of wood in the forest is measured. The increase is regularly p% compared to the previous year. If in 10 years the volume of wood has increased by 10%, what is the number p?
• Growth of wood
The annual growth of wood in the forest is estimated at 2%. In how many years will make the forest volume double?
• Curiosity factor
A blogger starts a new website, initially the number of the traffic is 293 due to their curiosity factor. The business owner estimated that the traffic will increase by 2,6% per week. What will be the number of it in week 5?.
• The machine
The annual depreciation of the machine is 10%. After 8 years, the machine is worth 697 euros. What was the price of this machine at the time of purchase?
• Seed germination
Seed germination is 80%. 8% of the germinated plants subsequently die. How many seeds does a gardener have to sow in order to grow 2,000 plants?
• The crime
The crime rate of a certain city is increasing by exactly 7% each year. If there were 600 crimes in the year 1990 and the crime rate remains constant each year, determine the approximate number of crimes in the year 2025.
• A perineum
A perineum string is 10% shorter than its original string. The first string is 24, what is the 9th string or term?
• Account operations
My savings of php 90,000 in a bank earns 6% interest in a year. If i will deposit additional php 10,000 at the end of 6 months, how much money will be left if i withdraw php 25,000 after a year?
• Investment
1000\$ is invested at 10% compound interest. What factor is the capital multiplied by each year? How much will be there after n=12 years?
• Rate or interest
At what rate percent will Rs.2000 amount to Rs.2315.25 in 3 years at compound interest?
• Compound interest
Compound interest: Clara deposited CZK 100,000 in the bank with an annual interest rate of 1.5%. Both money and interest remain deposited in the bank. How many CZK will be in the bank after 3 years?
• The city 2
Today lives 298000 citizens in the city. How many citizens can we expect in 8 years if their annual increase is 2.4%?
• The city
At the end of 2010 the city had 248000 residents. The population increased by 2.5% each year. What is the population at the end of 2013?
• Computer
The computer was purchased 10000,-. Each year, the price of a computer depreciates always the same percentage of the previous year. After four years, the value of the computer is reduced to 1300,- How many percent was depreciated price of the computer eac
The glass of 1 mm thickness absorb 4% of UV radiation passing through. How many percent of UV rays absorb glass with a thickness 1.1 cm, made from 1 mm thick those glasses?
• Population
The town has 65,000 inhabitants. 40 years ago, there were 157,000. How many people will live in a city in 10 years if the population's average rate is as in previous years?
• Deposit
If you deposit 719 euros at the beginning of each year, how much money we have at 1.3% (compound) interest after 9 years?
• Future of libraries
You know that thanks to the Internet, electronic communications and developing online resources on the Internet annually declining number of traditional readership by 17%. These deal is irreversible evolutionary shift from old books from libraries to imme

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