Mixtures and solutions - practice problems
Number of problems found: 217
- Everyone's 81021
There are 10 students in the drama club. We count everyone's age in whole years. The average age of the girls is 12.25 and the boys 12.5, and the average age of all is 12.3. How many girls and how many boys are there in the class?
- Temperature 80864
You have water at a temperature of 10°C and boiling water at a temperature of 100°C. How do you prepare 9 liters of water at a temperature of 30°C?
- Fertilizer 80787
The fertilizer contains 15.8% nitrogen. Calculate the mass of fertilizer that must be added to the soil to make 17.0 g of nitrogen effective. Addition losses are 6.60%.
- Confirmed 80770
The merchant ordered 200 glasses, and the order was confirmed with the fact that he will receive 41 in rabic, packed in 4 and 6 pieces. How many boxes of 4 and how many boxes of 6?
- Average 80442
The daily need for fat for a person is 80g on average. Almonds contain 45% fat. How many grams of almonds would a person have to eat if he wanted to cover his daily need for fats by eating only almonds?
- Contains 80440
Cow's milk contains an average of 3.6% fat. How many liters of milk are needed to make 250g of butter? Butter contains 82% fat.
- Carbohydrates 80435
Bread contains an average of 52% carbohydrates, and apples have 12% carbohydrates. How many apples weighing 220g would you have to eat to get as much carbohydrate as 150g of bread?
- Dairy 2
The dairy meal is made up of a mixture of wheat bran and cotton. 40 kg of wheat bran cost sh.1250, and 50 kg of cotton cost sh.3250. 50 kg of a dairy meal is a mixture of 48 kg of wheat bran and 2 kg of cotton. Calculate the cost of a 1 kg dairy meal.
- Kilograms 78244
Fresh herbs contain 90% water, dried 10% water. How many kilograms of herbs can we dry from 15 kg of fresh ones?
Emma mixes 1 7/8 cup of water with 2/3 cup of orange juice as a part of a recipe. How many cups is her mixture?
- Rocks 2
A garden center has one type of rock that sells for $6.50 per cubic yard and another type of rock that sells for $12.80 per cubic yard. They want to make 25.2 cubic yards of a mixture of rock that sells for $12.40/cubic yard. How much of each rock will th
- A coffee
A coffee shop owner blends a gourmet brand of coffee with a cheaper brand. Gourmet coffee usually sells for R420,00 per kilogram. The cheaper brand sells for R180,00 per kilogram. How much of each type should be mixed to have 30 kilograms of coffee worth
- Coffee 6
Coffee worth $1.05 per pound is mixed with coffee worth 85 cents per pound to obtain 20 pounds of a mixture worth 90 cents per pound. How many pounds of each type is used?
- Two alloys
Two alloys, Y and Z, are each made up of zinc, tin, and copper. In alloy Y, the ratio of zinc to tin is 2:5, and the ratio of copper to tin is 4:3. Find the ratio of copper:zinc:tin in alloy Y.
- Fertilizer mixture
A fruit company uses two types of fertilizers in an orange grove, brand A and brand B. each bag of brand A contains 8 pounds of nitrogen and 4 pounds of phosphoric acid. Each bag of brand B contains 7 pounds of nitrogen and 6 pounds of phosphoric acid. Th
- Saving at market shop
Mr. Akpalu went to a market to purchase 3 kg of sugar, 10 kg of wheat, and 1 kg of salt. In a shop near Mr. Akpalu's residence, these commodities are priced at € 20, €10, and € 6 per kg, whereas in the local market, these commodities are priced at € 15, 8
- Tributaries 70734
The pool would fill with three identical tributaries in 52 hours. After 20 hours, two more inlets were added. How many hours did the pool fill up?
- Solutions 70424
To what extent do we need to mix 82% and 54% solutions to get a 76% solution?
- Collection 70394
We mixed two types of candies into the collection. The first species is for 36 CZK per 1 kg, and the second species is for 54 CZK per 1 kg. What was the price of one kg of a mixture?
- Fertilizer 68694
0.6 l of fertilizer goes to 40 l of water. How much fertilizer should be put in per 10 liters of water?