# Mixtures and solutions + reason - math problems

#### Number of problems found: 14

• Mushrooms
The ratio of dry matter and water is 1: 9 for most mushrooms. Dry matter consists of carbohydrates, proteins, minerals, fat and water in a ratio of 50: 30: 8: 3: 9. How many kg of fresh mushrooms need to be processed into a 10 kg package of dried mushroom
• Aircraft angines
The two engines of the aircraft are enough to supply the fuel for five hours of operation. However, one of the engines has a malfunction and thus consumes one-third more fuel. How long can the plane be in the air before it runs out of fuel? After an hour
• 1st drug
First drug pack has an active ingredient ratio of L1: L2 = 2: 1 Second drug pack have a ratio of active ingredients L1: L2 = 1: 3 In which ratio do we have to mix the two packages so that the ratio of substances L1: L2 = 1: 2?
• Two math problems
1) The sum of twice a number and -6 is nine more than the opposite of that number. Find the number. 2) A collection of 27 coins, all nickels, and dimes, is worth \$2.10. How many of each coin are there? The dime, in United States usage, is a ten-cent coin.
• Candies
In the confectionery, the price for 1 kg of pistachio candies cost CZK 360, and the price for 1 kg of hazelnut candies was CZK 280. Mixing these two types of sweets created a box of chocolates. How many grams of pistachios and how many grams of hazelnut c
• Mushrooms
Fresh mushrooms contain 88% water, dried 14% water. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms should be collected to get 3 kg of dried?
• Beds
At the summer camp, there are 41 chalets. Some rooms are 3-beds, some 4-beds. How many campers from 140 are living in 3-bed?
• Sea water
One tonne of sea water contains 25 kg of salt. How many tonnes of sea water need to be evaporated to obtain 1 tonne of salt?
• Sales of products
For 80 pieces of two quality products a total sales is 175 Eur. If the first quality product was sold for n EUR per piece (n natural number) and the second quality product after 2 EUR per piece. How many pieces of the first quality were sold?
• Mushrooms
Fresh mushrooms contain 90% water, dried only 12%. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms are needed for 5kg dried?
• Banknotes
\$ 1390 was collected. How much was in \$20 notes and how many in \$50 notes in that order? How many solutions exists?
• Tea blend
Tea blends are maked from two kinds of tea. In standard tea mixture are two teas in the ratio 1:3 and 40 g costs 42 CZK. In the premium tea mixture are weighing two teas in the ratio 1:1 and 50 grams costs 60 CZK. How much cost 10 grams of more expensive
• Sea water
Seawater contains about 4.3% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 5 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.8% salt?