# Ratio + multiplication - math problems

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#### Number of problems found: 39

• Ratio
Unfold number 1963 in the ratio 9:2:2.
• Ratios
Divide: a) 250 CZK in the ratio 2:3 b) 1000 CZK in the ratio 4:7:9
• Ratio - proportion
Reduce the number 16 in proportion 3:2 5:4 11:8
• Euros
Michal, Peter, John and Lenka got together 2,400 euros. They share an amount in ratio 2:6:4:3. How many got each of them?
• Two xeroxes
The performances of the two copiers are in the ratio 3: 4. A machine with higher power will make 7,200 copies in one hour. How many copies will both machines make together in 5 hours?
• Gain
Find the gain whenever the output power is 21x the input power.
• Discount
Product has been discounted twice by 19%. What is the total discount given?
• Cyclist
A cyclist passes 88 km in 4 hours. How many kilometers did he pass in 8 hours?
• Chocolate
Leslie bought 8 same chocolates for 16 Eur. How many euros will he pay for 25 chocolates?
• Chicks
How many chicks were hatched from 4500 eggs, when an average of 100 eggs hatched 87 chicks?
• Prime divisors
Find 2/3 of the ratio of the sum and the product of all prime divisors of the number 120.
• Cats
Two cats caught two mice in two days. How many mouses will catch 6 cats for 6 days?
• Gear wheels
Two gear wheels, which fit together, have the number of teeth z1=58 and z2=149. Calculate the speed of the first wheel, if the second wheel rotates 1232 revolutions per minute.
• Pumps
6 pump fills the tank for 3 and a half days. How long will fill the tank 7 equally powerful pumps?
• Server
Calculate how many average minutes a year is a webserver is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%.
• School trip
School trip cost 247.2 Eur for one class (24 students). How much would cost a trip for two classes? (both classes together have 53 students)
• Chickens
2 chickens give 2 eggs in 2 days. How many eggs can give 8 chickens for 8 days?
• Bonus
The gross wage was 1323 USD including 25% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
• Daily average
Calculate the average temperature during the day, when 15 hours were 20 °C and 9 hours was 13 °C.
• Hens
11 hens will eat spilled grain from 6AM to 16 PM. At 11 hour grandmother brought 4 hens from the neighbors. At what time was grain out?

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