# Percentages - math word problems - page 7

- Unions

Calculate how much money per year would go to the treasury of unions if 218 thousand employee join unions with an average net salary of 407 euros and if memberhip in union cost 1% of the net monthly salary. - Cone and cube

About what percentage hase cone with base radius r larger volume than same high cube with square base with edge length r? - Spirit

From 55% and 80% spirit we would like to produce 0.2 kg of 60% spirit. How many of them we must use in a solution? - Addends

Number 839 divide into the two addends that the first was 17 greater than 60% of the second. Determine these addends. - 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 Liechtenstein, when VAT is only 8%. - Suit

The suit cost 119 euros. How much cost the pants if it is 50% cheaper than the jacket. - Bronze, tin and copper

Bronze is an alloy of tin and copper. An alloy of 10% tin and 90% copper is Gunmetal. If it contains 20% tin and 80% copper, it is bell metal. How many tons of molten bell metal and how many tons of copper is needed to make 100 tons of Gunmetal? - Slovakia banks

It is unwritten rule that the larger bank in Slovakia (number of clients, balance sheet) the worst / more expensive services offered to clients. Perhaps it is customs and herd customers that prefer only trio SLSP, VUB and Tatrabanka. Calculate how many ti - Volatile percents

Kent is working as a forex trader. Suffered a loss of 65.8 percent. Calculate what percentage must now earn to lift from loss? - Square

If we increase side of the square, increase its area of 63%. What is the percentage we increase side of the square? - Work

Workers works 5 days a week and has 21 days of vacation a year. Calculate how many days is out of work and express it as a percentage. Consider that a year has 52 weeks. - Enterprise and wages

The enterprise operates a total 162 workers and their average salary is M dollars. If the company has hire an additional 18 employees whose average wage would be the S dollars, would reduce the overall average salary in the company of 3.6%. Calculate the - Computer revolution

When we started playing with computers, the first processor, which I remember was the Intel 8080 from 1974, with the performance of 0.5 MIPS. Calculate how much percent a year rose CPU performance when Intel 486DX from 1992 has 54 MIPS. What - Sales off

If a sweater sells for $ 19 after a 5% markdown, what was its original price? - Plot

The length of the rectangle is 8 smaller than three times the width. If we increase the width by 5% of the length and the length is reduced by 14% of the width, the circumference of rectangle will be increased by 30 m. What are the dimensions of the rectan - Simple interest 2

Find the simple interest if 13905 USD at 4.5% for 6 months. - Lathe

Calculate the percentage of waste if the cube with 53 cm long edge is lathed to cylinder with a maximum volume. - Bricks

Openings in perforated bricks occupy 10% and brick has dimensions 30 cm, 15 cm and 7.5 cm. Calculate a) the weight of a perforated bricks, if you know that the density of the full brick material is p = 1800 kg/m^{3}(1.8 kg/dm^{3}) b) the number of perforated. - Retail

At what price bought retail 1 kg goods from wholesale, if lost in the distribution is 4% of weight of the goods and retail still have a profit of 6.3%? Goods are sold at retail for 25 euro per kg. - Rising price

The book first become more expensive by 5 euros. New price was later increased by 8%. After the second price increase book cost 46 euros. What was the original price of the book?

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