# Multiplication + subtraction - practice problems

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- Clothing

Peter went to the store with $100.00. He bought two belts for $14.00 each, three shirts for $15.00 each, and a pair of jeans for $25. How much money did he have left? Help: We say "a pair of jeans" to talk about one piece of clothing. For more than one, w - Ulysses

Ulysses bought 6 1/2 kg of beef, 3 3/4 kg of pork, and 5 1/2 kg of chicken. If 1 kg of beef costs 400 pesos, 1 kg of pork costs 300 pesos, and 1 kg of chicken costs 170 pesos. How much change is left if he gave 5,000 pesos for his purchase? - Energy drink

You have 1/5 of an energy drink left. If you drink 1/5 of that, how much of your energy drink did you have left? - Senior students

There are 7000 students at mountain high school, and 2/7 of these students are seniors. If 2/5 of the seniors favor the school forming a debate team and 3/8 of the remaining students, not seniors, are also forming a debate team, how many students do not f - A car 6

A car holds 15 liters of fuel. The car consumes 3 liters of fuel each 100 km. We started a trip of 350 km with a full tank of fuel. How much fuel remains in the tank at the end of the trip? - Ruby barbecued

Ruby barbecued 3 1/2 kg of meat for her visitors. If she served 5/8 of the barbecue, how much barbecue was left? - A town 2

A town has raised 3/8 of the 12,000 and needs to furnish its new library. How much more money is it hoping to raise? - Fractions and mixed numbers

Evaluate: a=5/6 + 3/4 b= 2 1/2 + 3 2/3 c= 4/8 - 3/8 d= 5/10 - 3/10 e= 11 - 4/5 f= 6/9 - 3/5 g= 11 2/3 - 7 5/6 h= 3 X 2/7 i= 4/5 X 10/12 j= 1/2 X 9 X 6/12 k= 3 2/5 X 2 1/4 l= 2 2/6 X 5 1/7 - Danny

Danny made a mistake in the following problem. Line 1:21 + 35 ÷ 7 + 6(2) Line 2:21 + 5 + 6(2) Line 3:21 + 11(2) Line 4:21 + 22 Line 5:43 On what line was the mistake made? Only input the number of the first incorrect line. - Painting 9

Maria and Emme each had 4 pints of paint. On the first day of painting, Maria used 3/5 of her 4 pints of paint, and Emme used 3/4 of her 4 pints of paint. How much of Maria and Emme's paint remained after the first day of painting? Enter your answer as a - Eighty 2

Eighty children went on a field trip. If three-fifths of them were boys, how many were girls? - Cookies

Each large cookie is 5/6 oz. And each small cookie is 4/9 oz. What is the total weight of two large and one small cookie? - Freddy

Freddy has £24, and Layla has £32. Freddy spends 11/12 of his money, and Layla spends 7/8 of her money. How much more money does Layla spend than Freddy? - In a museum

There are 250 people in a museum 2/5 of the 250 people are girls. 3/10 out of the 250 people are boys. The rest of the 250 people are adults. Find the number of adults at the museum. - Bananas sell

Suppose I buy 75kg of bananas at R3.00 per kg and sell them at R4.00 per kg. What is my income? - Lin's

Lin's goal is to drink 8 cups of water every day. She drank 37 ounces before lunch today. How much more water does Lin need to drink today to reach her goals - Koos spent

Koos spent 3/7 of his monthly pocket money during the first week. The following week he spends two-thirds of what he spent the previous week. The fraction of the pocket money that is still left? - The distribution

The distribution of an office payroll of a certain company was as follows: 1/9 for technical assistants; 1/6 for executives; 2/15 for the accounting force and the rest for the general clerical service. How much was allotted to each group if the total did - Angela 2

Angela received 50 rupees as pocket money and spent 2/5 of her money. How much money does she have left? - Johnny 2

Johnny spends 1/2 of his salary on his family, 1/6 on personal expenses, and 1/9 on convenience, and he saves the rest. What fraction of his salary does he have? How much money does he save from his salary of $180?

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