# Percentages - math word problems - page 16

- Assistant

Assistant rewrote 15% of the entire manuscript in 12 hours. How many hours must still write to rewrite the rest of the manuscript? - 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? - 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? - TVs

Production of television sets increased from 3,500 units to 4,200 units. Calculate the percentage of production increase. - 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? - 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? - Percentages

Calculate the percentages to two decimal places: a / 15 min in 4 hours B / 35 cm^{2}of 12.5 dm^{2}c / 2dm2 of 400 cm^{2}D / 0.2 liters from 2.2 liters - 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. - Seeds 2

How many seeds germinated from 1000 pcs, when 23% no emergence? - 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 m^{2}of metal sheet costs 152 CZK and if you need 15% extra for joints, overlays and waste? - 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. - Cuboid enlargement

By how many percent increases the volume of cuboid if its every dimension increases by 30%? - 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. - 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? - 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. - Profitability

The purchase price of goods is 13000, the sales price is the 20000. What is the profitability as a percentage? - 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. - 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? - Job task

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? - Mushrooms

Fresh mushrooms contain 90% water, dried only 12%. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms are needed for 5kg dried?

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