# Ratio - math word problems

On solving problems and tasks with proportionally, we recommend hint rule of three. Rule of three (proportionality) help solve examples of direct and inverse proportionality. Three members make possible to calculate the fourth - unknown member.#### Number of problems found: 522

- Save trees

25 tons of old paper will save 1,600 trees. How many tons of paper is needed to save the 32 trees in the park? - Six workers

Six workers earned a total of CZK 12,600 per week on the construction site (5 working days). How much do 7 workers earn in 10 days with the same daily average salary? - Summands

We want to split the number 110 into three summands so that the first and the second summand are in the ratio 4: 5, and the third with the first are in ratio 7: 3. Calculate the smallest of the summands. - Mixing 5

Carlos mixed 4/15 of chocolate syrup with 1/2 of milk. Determine the reasonable estimate of the total amount of liquid - Ratio of counts

There are 15 boys and 13 girls in the class. What are the ratio of boys and girls? - Final exam

At the final exam, the student answers from three areas, which are evaluated in a ratio of 1: 2: 2. What grade will John receive if he answered as follows: 3,1,2. - Coins

The money - coins are minted from the hardest bronze, which contains copper and tin in a ratio of 41: 9. How much copper and tin are in 2kg of bronze money? - Brass

Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc in a ratio of 3: 2. How many grams does a component that required 270 g of copper weigh? - Ratio of squares

A circle is given in which a square is inscribed. The smaller square is inscribed in a circular arc formed by the side of the square and the arc of the circle. What is the ratio of the areas of the large and small squares? - Five combers

Five combers harvest 12 rows of strawberries in 4 hours. How many rows of strawberries will two combers harvest in 10 hours? - Twice of radius

How many times does the surface of a sphere decrease if we reduce its radius twice? - Divide in ratio

Line segment AB 12 cm long divide in a ratio of 5: 3. How long are the individual parts? - Mixing paint with water

Mr. Adamek will paint. The purchased paint is diluted with water in a ratio of 1: 1.5. a) how many parts of water will add to 1 part of the paint b) how many liters of water the mission adds to 2 liters of paint - Chord of triangle

If the whole chord of the triangle is 14.4 cm long, how do you calculate the shorter and longer part? - Similarity coefficient

In the triangle TMA the length of the sides is t = 5cm, m = 3.5cm, a = 6.2cm. Another similar triangle has side lengths of 6.65 cm, 11.78 cm, 9.5 cm. Determine the similarity coefficient of these triangles and assign similar sides to each other. - In a

In a triangle, the aspect ratio a: c is 3: 2 and a: b is 5: 4. The perimeter of the triangle is 74cm. Calculate the lengths of the individual sides. - Sphere in cone

A sphere is inscribed in the cone (the intersection of their boundaries consists of a circle and one point). The ratio of the surface of the ball and the contents of the base is 4: 3. A plane passing through the axis of a cone cuts the cone in an isoscele - Interior angles

Calculate the interior angles of a triangle that are in the ratio 2: 3: 4. - Half of halves

Half of the square we cut off, then half of the rest, etc. Five cuts we made in this way. What part of the content of the original square is the content of the cut part? - The angles

The angles in the triangle are in the ratio 12: 15: 9. Find the angles.

Do you have an interesting mathematical word problem that you can't solve it? Submit a math problem, and we can try to solve it.

Check out our ratio calculator.