# Percentages Problems

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• All use computer
It is reported that 72% of working women use computers at work. Choose 3 women at random, find the probability that all 3 women use a computer in their jobs.
• Lathe
95% of the components manufactured on the lathe comply with the standard, of which 80% of the components are first-class. How likely can we expect a manufactured part to be first class?
• Enterprise
The value of annual production enterprise is 7.1 million USD. The average annual growth rate is 1.5%. What will be value of production at the end of the fifth year?
• Trip to a city
Lin wants to save \$75 for a trip to the city. If she has saved \$37.50 so far, what percentage of her goal has she saved? What percentage remains?
• Apples 14
Maya bought 18 apples. She used 50% of the apples to make apple pies and 1/3 of the apples was mixed with other fruits to make salad. How many apples were left?
• Mixture 2
How many liters of water must be added to 7 liters of a 20% solution to obtain a 10% solution?
• Tank
To cuboid tank whose bottom has dimensions of 9 m and 15 m were flow 1080 hectoliters of water. This was filled 40% of the tank volume. Calculate the depth of the tank.
• Alcohol mixing
How much 64% of the alcohol must be poured into 6 liters of 85% alcohol to produce 79% alcohol?
• Cargo
Car with cargo weight 7610 kg. Weight of car is 23% of the total weight of car and cargo. How heavy is cargo?
• The ball
The ball has a radius of 2m. What percentage of the surface and volume is another sphere whose radius is 20% larger?
• Concert ticket
Noah wants to save \$60 so that he can purchase a concert ticket. If he has saved \$45 so far, what percentage of his goal has he saved? What percentage remains?
• Cows
Agricultural cooperative has increased the number of housed cows by 14% to 285 units. By how many cows increased agricultural cooperative the number of cows?
• Cone roof
How many m2 of roofing is needed to cover a cone-shaped roof with a diameter of 10 m and a height of 4 m? Add an extra 4% to the overlays.
• VAT
VAT is a tax which the state artificially betrays goods and services for final consumption. VAT in Slovakia is 20%. Calculate how much percent pay less tax residents of Japonska, when VAT is only 5%.
• Contestants
The three best contestants are to divide the total prize of CZK 4,200. The second gets 20% more than the third. And the first one gets 200 CZK less than the second and the third together. How much will everyone get?
• Corona virus
Calculate an estimate of the percentage of GDP (Gross Domestic Product) declined due to the quarantine related to the corona COVID-19 virus that lasts for 2 months, during which time the economic activity is down by 80%.
• Discounts on rail (ZSSK)
The railway company ZSSK offers a discount of 15% (REGIONAL) for 5 Eur/year. Calculate the real discount rate as a percentage, where passengers will travel 19 Eur per week.
• Equilateral triangle vs circle
Find the area of an equilateral triangle inscribed in a circle of radius r = 9 cm. What percentage of the circle area does it occupy?
• Hazard game
In the Sportka hazard game, 6 numbers out of 49 are drawn. What is the probability that we will win: a) second prize (we guess 5 numbers correctly) b) the third prize (we guess 4 numbers correctly)?
• AMSL and skiing
Tomas skis from point A (3200m above sea level to place B. Hill has 20% descent. The horizontal distance between the start and finish is 2,5km. At what altitude is point B?

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