Money - 6th grade (11y) - math problems

Money or finance are an essential medium of exchange, a unit of account and store of value in modern society. Mathematical examples helps to get basic financial literacy.

Number of problems found: 123

  • Susan
    penize_2 Susan bought an oven in a paylite installment plan of Php 2,070 per month for six months. The payment is automatically debited from her credit card. What is the net debit on her card after six months from the installment plan alone?
  • Andy had
    mince_5 Andy had $5.95 in his pocket. His father gave him another $3.55. How much does Andy have altogether now?
  • Worker salary
    penize_1 The worker had a salary of CZK 18,000. During the year, his salary was increased by a quarter. He earned a total of CZK 247,500 for the whole year. From which month was his salary increased?
  • Long drive
    fuel Calculate how much it costs to drive 150,000 km with an average consumption of 7 liters per 100 km and a fuel price of 1.2 € / l.
  • Tennis balls
    tenis Can of tennis balls contains 3 balls per can and cost $7 how much will it cost for 36 tennis balls?
  • Games
    chess Jack and Paul decided to play chess against each other. They bet ten pesos on each game they played. Jack won three bets and Paul won fifty pesos. How many games did they play?
  • An investor
    bank An investor purchased 75 shares of stock at $42.80 per share, and 6 months later sold the shares for $47.15 per share. The $20 stockbroker fee will not be charged for this sale. Calculate the total profit or loss of the transaction.
  • Average price
    mince_1 Sixth grade went on a trip to Moravia. Each of the 26 pupils paid CZK 320 and the school paid a total of CZK 3,510. What was the average price of a trip per student?
  • Carpet
    koberec How many crowns CZK do we pay for a carpet for a bedroom, when 1m of square carpet costs 350 CZK and the bedroom has dimensions of 4m and 6m? How many crowns do we pay for a strip around the carpet, when 1m of the strip costs 15 CZK?
  • Plot
    plot The land is in the shape of a square with a dimension of 22 meters. How much will we pay for the fence around the entire plot?
  • Startup
    usd Jaxon’s start up business makes a profit of $450 during the first month. However, the company records a profit of -$60 per month for the next four months and a profit of $125 for the final month. What is the total profit for the first six months of Jaxon’
  • Dividing money
    mince_2 Vilem, Cenek, and Edita divided the money they earned by spreading the leaflet. Vilem got 240 CZK more than Cenek and twice more than Edita. Edita got 400kc less than Vilem.
  • Conference 2
    penize_49 9 people attended a conference on behalf of their company. The conference fee was £520 per person and the company paid a total of £856 in travel costs for the 9 people. How much did the conference cost the company altogether?
  • Soccer team
    pancake Hilahs soccer team is trying to raise $2414 to travel to a tournament in Florida, so they decided to host a pancake for the breakfast. How many people need to attend their breakfast in order to raise $2414, if profit per one pancake is $1.5?
  • Gasoline price
    fuel_pump2_1 At 34.4 cents per liter, how much will 42 liters of gasoline cost?
  • Far country
    dukat_2 In a country far away, the value of 3 pesos is 12 centavos more than the value of 1 peso. How many centavos is 1 peso worth?
  • Discount sale
    penize_49 After the discount, the computer costs 9600, - CZK. How much did it cost when the price was reduced: a) by half b) by a third c) by one fifth and then by 160 CZK
  • Cris had
    stolicky_skola_8_2 Cris had 15000 . He spent 1/3 of his money on a table and the remaining on 5 similar chairs that cost the same. How much did one chair cost?
  • Dort
    dort_3 The cube-shaped cube box has the dimensions of 30 cm × 30 cm × 12 cm. How many CZK (Czech crowns) would cost be the biggest cake that would fit into the box when a 10 cm³ cake costs CZK 0.5? The cake has the same shape as the box.
  • Find the 6
    pc_smile_1 Find the total cost of 10 computers at $ 2100 each and 7 boxes of diskettes at $12 each

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