Money - 8th grade (13y) - 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: 249
- Seasonal sale
The bike became cheaper on the seasonal sale by 22%, which is 88 euros. At what price is it sold now?
- Two shops
In two different shops, the same skis had the same price. In the first, however, they first became more expensive by 20% and then cheaper by 5%. In the second, they were first cheaper by 5% and then more expensive by 30%, so after these adjustments in the
- The recommended
The recommended price of the novel "Laughing Sun" is 285 SKK. The bookseller bought 60 pieces of the novel at the wholesale store and paid 82% of the recommended price (18% is his profit for selling books). For the recommended price, he sold 55 pieces of
- Soccer balls
Pupils in one class want to buy two soccer balls together. If each of them brings 12.50 euros, they will miss 100 euros, if each brings 16 euros, they will remain 12 euros. How many students are in the class?
Skis, which cost € 800, became 25% more expensive before the season. After the season, they became cheaper again by 25%. How many euros did the skis cost after the discount?
- Two teas
A mixture weighing 10 kg was made from two types of tea. The price of tea was 160 CZK/kg and second tea 170 CZK/kg. The price of the mixture is 166 CZK/kg. How many kilograms of each type of tea had to be mixed?
- Bike cost
The father gave his son € 100 to buy a bicycle, which was 40% of the total amount of the bicycle. How much did the bike cost?
- Six workers
Six workers earned a total of CZK 12,600 per week on the construction site (5 working days). How much do 7 workers earn in 10 days with the same daily average salary?
- Double ratio
The mobile phone was twice gradually discounted in the ratio of 3: 2 1 half: 5 quarters. How much did it originally cost if the price was CZK 4,200 after a double discount?
- The four
The four pirates divided 65 coins to each other. They were sorted by age, the youngest receiving the least number of coins, each half more than the previous one. How many coins did the oldest pirate receive?
- Price reduction
The product is sold for 360 CZK and the sales profit is 30%. By what percentage the sales profit will be reduced if I reduce the price of the product by 10%?
- Double price reduction
The price of TV has been reduced twice. First by 15% and later by another 10% of the reduced price. After this double price reduction, the TV was sold for 8,874 crowns. What was the original price of the TV?
Emilio made 69 potholders. Each potholder cost him $2.81 to make. If he sells each potholder for $3.12, how much profit will he make?
- Dividing money
Milan divided 360 euros in the ratio 4: 5, Erik in the ratio 500: 625. How many euros did the individual parts of Milan and how many Erik?
- Penalty daily
John was to pay CZK 1,500. If he does not pay on time, he will be charged a penalty of 0.5 per mille of the amount owed for each day of delay. He will remember in 30 days. How much is the penalty?
The king divided the ducats to his three sons in a ratio of 2: 5: 4. How many ducats the king divided them if the youngest received 260 ducats, which was the least of all sons.
- Twelve ties
The price of 12 ties before the discount was the same as 15 ties after discount. Calculate the price of 1 tie after discount, if you know that the discount price of one tie fell by 40 CZK?
Eleven liters of white wine and eight liters of red wine cost a total of 1315 kc. 1 liter of white wine was 10 kc cheaper than a liter of red wine. How much is 1 liter of white and how much red wine?
- Two accounts
Two accounts in the bank, one per year interest 2%, the second 3%. Total interest income 1900 USD. If interest rates were reversed, the yield would be USD 200 higher. What are the amounts on each account?
The annual scholarship of the best student and second-best student in the class is 3500 euros in total. The best student scholarship in 8 months is the same as the second-best student scholar in the class for the whole year. How big is the annual scholars
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