Percentages Problems

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  • Simple interest 4
    coins-uk_2 Find the simple interest if 5243 USD at 4.3% for 261 days. Assume a 361-day year.
  • Annual pension
    penize_49 Calculate the amount of money generating an annual pension of EUR 1000, payable at the end of the year and for a period of 10 years, shall be inserted into the bank to account with an annual interest rate of 2%
  • The sales
    chocholate_5 The sales tax rate is 4.447​% for the city and 4​% for the state. Find the total amount paid for 2 boxes of chocolates at ​$17.96 each.
  • The sponsor
    penize_49 The school received money from the sponsor. She used one-third to buy computers, half of the rest to adjust the gym. It still has 4000 euros left. How many euros did the sponsor donate to the school?
  • Reduce of the volume
    cubes Calculate how many % reduce the volume of the cube is we reduced length of each edge by 10%.
  • Interst on savings
    ecb_2 The bank offers 1.6% interest. How many euros have to insert at the beginning if we received € 15 on the interest?
  • Sales off 2
    lcd_1 Computer monitor sold for 8400 CZK in March. In April, dealer price decreased by 798 CZK. Calculate the percentage by which the price was reduced.
  • Kerosine and petrol
    kerosene if 4 litres of petrol containing 15% kerosine are added to another 7 litres of petrol containing 10% kerosine, what percentage of the petrol is kerosine?
  • Resort
    rekreace In a completely crowded resort was 30% from the Czech Republic quarter visitors were from Slovakia and the rest 135 came from Germany. What capacity have resort?
  • Hiking trail
    mapa The newly built hiking trail leads 25% through the field, 3/8 of the trail leads through the forest and the remaining 9 km along the river. How long is the train?
  • Left handed
    pens_1 It is known that 25% of the population is left-handed. What is the probability that there is a maximum of three left-handers at a seminar where there are 30 participants?
  • Drying apples
    apples_3 By drying, apples lose 85% of their weight. How many kgs of dried apples do we get from 820 kilograms of fresh?
  • Clogging
    h2o2 How much distilled water must the pharmacist add to 30g of a 30% hydrogen peroxide solution to obtain a 3% solution to clogging?
  • Positive number z
    137977724_4c6058fe95_m Positive number z is 10% greater than the number y. How many % is y smaller than z? Report the result rounded to one decimal place.
  • Pharmacy
    roztoky_3 The pharmacy add to 3 liters of 95-percent alcohol 5 liters of 38.04 percent alcohol. How many percent pharmacy got?
  • Employees
    percent_26 There are 1116 people working in three factory halls. In the first one, there are 18% more than the third, and 60 persons more than the second. How many employees work in individual halls?
  • Gutter pipe
    odkvap_zlab How many m² of sheet metal is required to produce a 12 m long and 18 cm wide gutter, if 7% bend is required?
  • Traffic sign
    cyklo2 There is a traffic sign for climbing on the road with an angle of 7%. Calculate at what angle the road rises (falls).
  • 3/8 off
    sale_2 A shirt cost 38.95 How much will you pay for the shirt if it has a discount tag for 3/8 off? Round to the nearest cent
  • Surface area 2
    cubes Calculate how many % reduce the surface area of the cube is we reduced length of each edge by 10%.

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