Percentages Problems

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  • Tape
    mg Video is 153% more expensive than tape recorder. How many percent is tape recorder less expensive than video?
  • Square metal sheet
    plech_2 Four squares of 300 mm side were cut out from a square sheet metal plate with a side of 0,7 m. Express the fraction and the percentage of waste from the square metal sheet.
  • Associative law multiplication
    sale_4 In a warehouse, you obtain a 20% discount but you must pay a 15% sales tax. Which would you prefer to have calculated first: discount or tax? Explain. (result write as: 1 = first discount, 2 = first tax, 3 = no matter what first)
  • Combined interest
    bank2 Combined interest: Carol has deposited CZK 100,000 in the bank with an annual interest rate of 1.5%. The money was put into the account 5.5.2016 and withdraw them all before Christmas 20.12.2016. How much money did she withdraw?
  • The farmer
    kombajn The farmer harvested 840 tons of grain in 2006, which was 44% less than in 2005, and one-fifth more than in 2004. How many tons of grain harvested in years 2005 and 2004?
  • Cargo
    tractor_lorry Car with cargo weight 7610 kg. Weight of car is 23% of the total weight of car and cargo. How heavy is cargo?
  • Screens
    tv2_3 The area of a 25 inch TV screen is 300 inch² the area of a 40 inch TV screen is 768 inch². The area of the smaller screen is what percent of the area of the larger screen?
  • Fertilizer
    luka_1 Meadow with an area of 1,500 square meters was fertilized with 12 kg of urea. Urea contains 45% nitrogen. How much nitrogen accounted per 1 m2?
  • Cut trees
    stromy There are 1,200 trees in the grove, of which 55 percent are deciduous, the remaining coniferous. Workers cut down 35 percent a) trees, b) deciduous trees, c) coniferous trees. How many trees now have this grove?
  • Jane class
    students When asked how many students are in class, Jane said, if we increase the number of students in our class by hundred % and then add half the number of students, we get 100. How many students are in Jane's class?
  • Pharmacy
    lekarna At the pharmacy are in one container 20% solution in the second 50% solution of disinfectant. They need to prepare 4 L of 48-percent solution. What amount of solution from each container is needed to mix?
  • Insurance
    tornado The house owner is insured against natural disasters and pays 0.04% annually of the value of house 53 Eur. Calculate the value of the house. Calculate the probability of disaster if you know that 41% of the insurance is to pay damages.
  • Principal and interest
    bank_pig Peter put € 270 principal into bank and at the end of the year on account was € 282. To what annual interest rate that Peter had deposited money in the bank?
  • UV radiation
    uv_rays The glass of 1 mm thickness absorb 4% of UV radiation passing through. How many percent of UV rays absorb glass with a thickness 1.1 cm, made from 1 mm thick those glasses?
  • Four pupils
    four_digit Four pupils divided $ 1485 so that the second received 50% less than the first, the third 1/2 less than a fourth and fourth $ 154 less than the first. How much money had each of them?
  • Wood
    timber Wood contains 12% water. 1 m3 of wood weighs 650 kg. How many liters of water it contains?
  • Hazard game
    sportka 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)?
  • Curiosity factor
    wwww A blogger starts a new website, initially the number of the traffic is 293 due to their curiosity factor. The business owner estimated that the traffic will increase by 2,6% per week. What will be the number of it in week 5?.
  • The observatory
    kupola The dome of the hemisphere-shaped observatory is 5.4 meters high. How many square meters of sheet metal needs to be covered to cover it, and 15 percent must be added to the minimum amount due to joints and waste?
  • Double price reduction
    tv The price of TV has been reduced twice. First by 15% and later by another 10% of the reduced price. After this double price reduction, the TV was sold for 8,874 crowns. What was the original price of the TV?

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