# Ratio - math word problems

On solving problems and tasks proportionally, we recommend a hint rule of three. Rule of three (proportionality) helps solve examples of direct and inverse proportionality. Three members make it possible to calculate the fourth - unknown member.#### Number of problems found: 718

- Translations

If I am going to translate the book six pages per day. Suppose I translate it four days earlier than if I translated five pages a day. If I translate four pages a day, I translate it for how many days.....? - Cross-sections of a cone

Cone with base radius 16 cm and height 11 cm divide by parallel planes to base into three bodies. The planes divide the height of the cone into three equal parts. Determine the volume ratio of the maximum and minimum of the resulting body. - Mystery of stereometrie

Two regular tetrahedrons have surfaces 88 cm² and 198 cm². In what ratio is their volumes? Write as a fraction and as a decimal rounded to 4 decimal places. - Ratio three numbers

Three numbers SUV are in the ratio 1:2:3. Their sum is 24. Find this numbers and write their add and sum. - Honza + Alice + Tonda

Honza + Alice + Tonda have a total of 111 USD. The ratio between Honza and Alena is 5:6 and the ratio between Alice and Tonda is 4:5 How many money have each of them? - Map 3

Map scale is M = 1: 25000 . Two cottages which are shown on the map are actually 15 km away. What is its distance on the map? - Liquid soap

Three-member family enough liter of liquid soap for 20 days. After how many days the amount consumed when at the holidays come to us two cousins. - Map 2

At what scale is made map if the distance 8.2 km corresponds on the map segment 5 cm long? - Sequence

Find the common ratio of the sequence -3, -1.5, -0.75, -0.375, -0.1875. Ratio write as decimal number rounded to tenth. - Cone and the ratio

The rotational cone has a height 43 cm, and the ratio of the base surface to lateral surface is 5: 7. Calculate the surface of the base and the lateral surface. - Automaker

The automaker now produces daily 4 new cars more than last year so the production of 360 cars will save just one full working day. How many working days to produce 360 vehicles needed last year? - BW-BS balls

Adam has a full box of balls that are large or small, black or white. Ratio of large and small balls is 5:3. Within the large balls the ratio of the black to white is 1:2 and between small balls the ratio of the black to white is 1:8 What is the ratio of - Alloy

The first alloy is a mixture of two metals in the ratio 1:2, the second is a mixture of same metals in the ratio 2:3. At what ratio we have these two alloys put into the furnace to obtain a new metal alloy with ratio 17:27? (All three ratios correspond to - Pizza

Pizza with a diameter 50 cm has a weight 559 g. What diameter will have a pizza weighing 855 g if it is made from the same cloth (same thickness....) and same decorated? - Slope RR

A line has a rise of 2 and a run of 11. What is the slope? - V - slope

The slope of the line whose equation is -3x -9 = 0 is - Speedometer

The speedometer of a car reads 66 km/h. It's accurate to within 4.1% What is the maximum possible error? - Line segment

For the line segment whose endpoints are L[-1, 13] and M[18, 2], find the x and y value for the point located 4 over 7 the distance from L to M. - Slope

Calculate the slope of a line that intersects points (-84,41) and (-76,-32). - Division

Three siblings Helena, Oliver and George split the bag with candies on merit in the ratio 6:1:4. How many candies should each get if in bag were 88?

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