# Ratio + percentages - math 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.- Altitude difference

What a climb in per mille of the hill long 4 km and the altitude difference is 6 meters? - Earnings per share

The table below shows the stock price, earnings per share, and dividends per share for three companies for a recent year: Deere &Co. Price $65.70 earnings per share $4.40 Dividends per share $1.16 Google price $528.33 earnings per share $27.72 Dividends - Cake ingredients

The yeast cake contains milk, yeast, sugar, and flour in a ratio of 20: 4: 1: 15. What percentage of flour is in yeast? - Gasoline-oil ratio

The manufacturer of a scooter engine recommends a gasoline-oil fuel mixture ratio of 15 to 1. In a particular garage, we can buy pure gasoline and a gasoline-oil mixture, which is 75% gasoline. How much gasoline and how much of the gasoline-oil mix do w - Sphere radius

The radius of the sphere we reduce by 1/3 of the original radius. How much percent does the volume and surface of the sphere change? - Six percents

6% of the base is 21. How much is 28% of this base? - Red diplomas

He numbers of students with honors in 2013 and 2014 are in ratio 40:49. How big is the year-on-year percentage increase? - Carrot seed

Carrot seed germination is 85%, weight 1000 carrots seeds are 2.4g. How many seeds are likely to germinate if we sow 8g of seeds? - Pupils

There are 32 pupils in the classroom, and girls are two-thirds more than boys. a) How many percents are more girls than boys? Round the result to a whole percentage. b) How many are boys in the class? c) Find the ratio of boys and girls in the class. W - Vinegar mixing

We mix 70g water and 50g 8% vinegar. How many percents of the solution of vinegar we produce? - Parking

At a building parking, 245 spaces are for cars, 56 are for vans and the rest are for buses. If 14% of all parking spaces are for buses, how many parking spaces are there in the building? How many spaces are for buses? - Percentage 10

52 shorts and missed 13. Calculate percentage - Rectangle area

The length of a rectangle of x units is increased by 10% and its width of y units is increased by 15%. What is the ratio of the area of the old rectangle to the area if the new rectangle? - Image reduction

To say that I am mathematically challenged is a gross understatement! I'm trying to help my friend determine how to calculate percentages of reduction or enlargement for a quilt pattern. She is creating a drawing of a cute picture which will become a pi - Three shapes

1/5 of a circle is shaded. The ratio of area if square to the sum of area of rectangle and that of the circle is 1:2. 60% of the square is shaded and 1/3 of the rectangle is shaded. What is the ratio of the area of circle to that of the rectangle? - Inscribed sphere

How many % of the volume of the cube whose edge is 6 meters long is a volume of a sphere inscribed in that cube? - Lathe

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

The height difference between points A and B is 475 m. Calculate the percentage of route climbing if the horizontal distance places A, B is 7.4 km. - Speedometer

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

From wooden block carpenter cut off a small cuboid block with half the edge length. How many percent of wood he cut off?

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