Percentages - math word problems - page 16

1. Assistant Assistant rewrote 15% of the entire manuscript in 12 hours. How many hours must still write to rewrite the rest of the manuscript?
2. Sale off 2 A pair of of blues jeans went on sale. After a 30% reduction the pants cost \$35. How much did the jeans cost before the price reduction?
3. Diameters of circles How many percent of the area of a larger circle is a smaller circle if the smaller circle has a diameter 120 mm and a larger one has a diameter 300 mm?
4. TVs Production of television sets increased from 3,500 units to 4,200 units. Calculate the percentage of production increase.
5. Class In 7.C clss are 10 girls and 20 boys. Yesterday was missing 20% of girls and 50% boys. What percentage of students missing?
6. Cost reduction Two MP3 players whose price was equal to originally have been discounted the first by 20%, the second by 35%. After the price reduction was the difference in their prices 750, - CZK. What was the original price of each of the two players?
7. Percentages Calculate the percentages to two decimal places: a / 15 min in 4 hours B / 35 cm2 of 12.5 dm2 c / 2dm2 of 400 cm2 D / 0.2 liters from 2.2 liters
8. Roof 8 How many liters of air are under the roof of tower which has the shape of a regular six-sided pyramid with a 3,6-meter-long bottom edge and a 2,5-meter height? Calculate the supporting columns occupy about 7% of the volume under the roof.
9. Seeds 2 How many seeds germinated from 1000 pcs, when 23% no emergence?
10. Church roof 2 The roof has the shape of a rotating cone shell with a base diameter of 6 m and a height of 2.5 m. How many monez (CZK) will cost the roof cover sheet if 1 m2 of metal sheet costs 152 CZK and if you need 15% extra for joints, overlays and waste?
11. Sales off 2 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.
12. Cuboid enlargement By how many percent increases the volume of cuboid if its every dimension increases by 30%?
13. Water reservoir The reservoir shape of a cylinder having a diameter 8 m and a height 2.8 m. The device indicates that the reservoir contains 800 hectoliters of water. Calculate how much % of volume is used.
14. School library The school library contains 6300 books. With this constitutes 7% of professional books for teachers 18% interest books and encyclopedias for pupils and the rest of the fairy tales. How much are which books?
15. Sum of three numbers The sum of three numbers from which second number is 20% smaller than the first number and the third number is 25% smaller than the second number is 96. Determine this numbers.
16. Profitability The purchase price of goods is 13000, the sales price is the 20000. What is the profitability as a percentage?
17. Kite John a kite, which is diamond shaped. Its diagonals are 60 cm long and 90 cm long. Calculate: a) the diamond side b) how much paper John needs to make a kite if he needs paper on both sides and needs 5% of the paper for bending.
18. Calf The weight of the calf meat obtained is 65% of the total weight of live calves. What was the weight of a calf from which 285 kg of meat was obtained? After two hours and 40 minutes the job is finished. Compared to last year we were 40 minutes faster. What is the percentage increase to our performance? Fresh mushrooms contain 90% water, dried only 12%. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms are needed for 5kg dried?