# Length + simple proportion - practice problems

#### Number of problems found: 17

- Oil crisis

A car runs 16 km using 1 litre of petrol. How much distance will it cover using 2 3/4 litres of petrol? - Wall builders

If 12 men can build a wall 398 metres long in 48 days, how long would it take 33 men to build a wall 347 metres long? Answer to 3 decimal places. - The bricklayer

The bricklayer built a six-meter base of the fence in 3 hours. How long does it take to build a 14 m long base? - Clothes 4

If the cost of 16.5 metres of cloth is ₹2,062.50 then find the cost of 24.75 metres of clothes - Petrol as fuel

A car can travel 480 miles on a full tank of petrol. The tank holds 60 litres. The fuel gauge shows there are 15 litres left in the tank. How many more miles can the car travel before it runs out of petrol? - Vertical rod

The vertical one-meter-long rod casts a shadow 150 cm long. Calculate the height of a column whose shadow is 36 m long at the same time. - The straight

The straight path rises by 72 cm every 3 m of its length. How many meters will it climb to 350 m? - Gears

The front gear on the bike has 32 teeth and the rear, on the wheel, has 12 teeth. How many times does the bike's rear-wheel turn if you turn the right pedal 30 times? What distance will you go if the circumference of the bicycle wheel is 250 cm? - Poplar shadow

The nine-meter poplar casts a shadow 16.2 m long. How long does a shadow cast by Peter at the same time, if it is 1.4 m high? - Lookout tower

Calculate the height of a lookout tower forming a shadow of 36 m if a column 2.5 m high has a shadow of 1.5 m at the same time. - Two villages

On the map with a scale of 1:40000 are drawn two villages actually 16 km away. What is their distance on the map? - Tourist

A tourist walked an average speed of 3.5 km/h route in 6 hours. Calculate how many hours he would have passed at an average speed of 5.5 km/h. - Proportion 2

A car is able to travel 210 km in 3 hours. How far can it travel in 5 hours? Put what kind of proportion is this and show your solution. - Driver

I drive at an average speed of 70km/h, I drive 10 thousand km. How long did it take me? - Tree shadow 3

A 2-meter rod casts a shadow 3.2 m long. How high is a tree with a shadow of 14.4 m? - Gasoline

For nearly full tank of 40 liters of gasoline chauffeur paid 54 euros. How many euros it will cost to go 250 km long if the car has an average fuel consumption 7 liters per 100 kilometers? - Good swimmer

The good swimmer swims 23 m distance with ten shots. How many shots does he swim to an island located 81 m if he still swims at the same speed?

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