# Percentages + square root - math problems

#### Number of problems found: 13

• Decibel By what percentage does the sound intensity increase if the sound intensity level increases by 1 dB?
• What is What is the annual percentage increase in the city when the population has tripled in 20 years?
• Volume of wood Every year, at the same time, an increase in the volume of wood in the forest is measured. The increase is regularly p% compared to the previous year. If in 10 years the volume of wood has increased by 10%, what is the number p?
• Profit growth The profit of a company increased by 25% during the year 1992, increased by 40% during the year 1993, decreased by 20% in the year 1994 and increased by 10% during the year 1995. Find the average growth in the profit level over the four years periods?
• A screen A screen is 1680 x 1050 pixels. What are the coordinates (and size in pixels) of an centered area which is exactly 33% of the screen size?
• Square If the length of the sides of the square we decrease by 25% decrease the content area of 28 cm2. Determine the side length of the original square.
• 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.
• Computer The computer was purchased 10000,-. Each year, the price of a computer depreciates always the same percentage of the previous year. After four years, the value of the computer is reduced to 1300,- How many percent was depreciated price of the computer eac
• Tower The top of the tower is a regular hexagonal pyramid with base edge 8 meters long and a height 5 meters. How many m2 of the sheet is required to cover the top of the tower if we count 8% of the sheet waste?
• Event probability The probability of event P in 8 independent experiments is 0.33. What is the probability that the event P occurs in one experiment (probability is same)?
• Magnification of the square If we increase the square side, increase the content of the 94 %. About what percentage was increased his sides?
• Inflation Once upon a time, tsar owned a money printer and printed and printed. The result of printing money prices went up,in the first year 3.9 %, in the second 6%, in the third 4.7% and in the fourth 5.5%. Then tsar was failed in election. Calculate the average
• Cube wall Surface of first cube wall his 225 mm2. Second cube area is 60% of the surface of the first cube. Determine the length of the edge of the second cube (x).

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