Percentages Problems

Number of problems found: 726

  • Uphill garden
    12perctent I have a garden uphill, increasing from 0 to 4.5 m for a length of 25 m, how much is the climb in percent?
  • Two aces
    cards_7 From a 32 card box we randomly pick 1 card and then 2 more cards. What is the probability that last two drawn cards are aces?
  • Car inflation
    car_1 About what percentage price of car increased if price rose from €1880 to €2200?
  • Interest p.a.
    2dane-peniaze Calculate the value of interest in period of 1 year from the deposit 62000 CZK at 8 percent interest rate, after deducting 15 percent tax.
  • Saving
    cars Allen save € 2860 to buy a car. Yet it lacks save 55% of the car price. How much is the car?
  • Addends
    1plus1 Number 839 divide into the two addends that the first was 17 greater than 60% of the second. Determine these addends.
  • Magnification of the square
    square If we increase the square side, increase the content of the 70 %. About what percentage was increased his sides?
  • The fastest
    ship The fastest boat can reach speeds more than 710% as fast as the Queen Mary 2. How would you express this number as a fraction and as a decimal?
  • Sale
    sale_percent If the product twice price cut by 25%, what percentage was price cut in total?
  • Sales tax
    penize_49 A sales tax on a Php 10,800 appliance is Php.1,620. What is the rate of sales tax?
  • Throw
    dices6_1 We throw 2 times with 2 dices. What is the probability that the first roll will fall more than sum of 9 and the second throw have sum 3 or does not have the sum 4?
  • Company and employees
    workers_49 There are 370 employees in the company - women are 15% less than men. How many men work in the company?
  • Raspberries
    maliny_2 Dano had 20 raspberries. John had 90% more raspberries than Dano. Determine how many raspberries have Dano and Juraj together.
  • Container
    canister First day got off 1/4 water from full container, second day 1/5 of the remaining water. How many percent remain container filled?
  • Cube into sphere
    cube_sphere_in The cube has brushed a sphere as large as possible. Determine how much percent was the waste.
  • Surface of wall
    cube_7 Find by what percentage the surface of the cube will decrease if we reduce the surface of each of its walls by 12%.
  • Gloves
    rukavice I have a box with two hundred pieces of gloves in total, split into ten parcels of twenty pieces, and I sell three parcels. What percent of the total amount I sold?
  • Original plan
    zahrada Gardeners planted 16% more currant bushes than originally planned. In total, they planted x = 435 shrubs. What was the original plan?
  • Real estate 2
    penize_49 A real estate agent sold a lot for Php.550,000. If his agency pays at 10% commission, how much commission will he or she receive?
  • Sales off
    lacnejsie shoes cost x euros. First they are discounted by 50%, and then 25% of the new amount. Determine what percentage of the total cost is cheaper.

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