# Percentages - math word problems

- The bar chart

The bar chart shows the results of the math test. How many% of pupils achieved approximately better results than the average of the class? Diagram: 1-10 pupils, 2-4 pupils, 3-6 pupils, 4-2 pupils, 5-4 pupils. (lowest result are better) - Students

After the fifth-grade class left 20% of students. In the seventh grade were added 2 pupils, in the eighth 1 pupil, in the ninth, the number has not changed, but it is now tenth students less than it was in the fifth grade. How many pupils are in the 9th - The Chemistry test

The Chemistry test contained 8 questions, each with 3 points. Peter scored 21 points. How many percent did Peter write a test? - Rectangular garden

The perimeter of Peter's rectangular garden is 98 meters. The width of the garden is 60% shorter than its length. Find the dimensions of the rectangular garden in meters. Find the garden area in square meters. - Apple variete

This year, my uncle harvested 350 kg of apples, including 105 kilograms of Ontario, and the rest is Jonathan. Determine what percentage of the Jonathan apples. - Art school

Every fifth pupil 9A goes to art school. How many percent of pupils in class 9A go to art school? - Ice skates

Ice skates were raised twice, the first time by 25%, the second time by 10%. After the second price, their cost was 82.5 euros. What was the original price of skates? - Square side

If we enlarge the square side a = 5m, its area will increase by 10,25%. How many percent will the side of the square increase? How many percent will it increase the circumference of the square? - Harvest time

Grandma and granddaughter Julka reap currants in 15 hours of working together. Julka herself would have currants 10 days after 6 hours of work a day. Find by what percentage the grandma's harvest time was shortened when the granddaughter was involved in - Chocolate

Chocolate, which originally cost 1.5 euros, was increased by 40%. How many euros did it cost? - Before yesterday

He merchant adds a sale sign in his shop window to the showed pair of shoes in the morning: "Today by p% cheaper than yesterday. " After a while, however, he decided that the sign saying: "Today 62.5% cheaper than the day before yesterday". Determine the - Alcohol

6l 48% alcohol, how much 52% alcohol must be added to give 50% alcohol? - Cut trees

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? - Uphill garden

I have a garden uphill, increasing from 0 to 4.5 m for a length of 25 m, how much is the climb in percent? - Break time

Calculate how many percent of school time is spent on breaks. Calculate data for the whole week. - Folding table

The folding kitchen table has a rectangular shape with an area of 168dm2 (side and is 14 dm long). If necessary, it can be enlarged by sliding two semi-circular plates (at sides b). How much percent will the table area increase? The result round to one-hu - Geography tests

On three 150-point geography tests, you earned grades of 88%, 94%, and 90%. The final test is worth 250 points. What percent do you need on the final to earn 93% of the total points on all tests? - Gutter pipe

How many m² of sheet metal is required to produce a 12 m long and 18 cm wide gutter, if 7% bend is required? - Discount and prices

After a 29% discount, the new product price was € 426. What was the original price of the product? - Sale off

The TV went down 10% and then 10% off the original price again. Now it costs 300 €. What was its original price?

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