Reason + subtraction - math problems

Number of problems found: 52

• When 5
When 5 is subtracted from both my numerator and denominator I become 3/4. What fraction i am?
• Petra's test
The answer will be given 8 marks, and the wrong answer will be deducted 3 marks. The total number of marks obtained by the school is 36. If Petra answered six questions correctly,   how many questions were answered incorrectly by the student from the scho
• Row for lunch
There are less than 66 people in a row for lunch. In front of Eva, there are 28 students. Behind Martin, there are 30 people. Between Eva and Martin, there are 17 people. How many students stand behind Eva if Martin stands in front of Eva?
• Metal balls
Four metal balls with a diameter of 5 cm are placed in a measuring cylinder with an inner diameter of 10 cm. What is the smallest water volume to be poured into the cylinder so that all balls are below the water level?
• Ground level
The temperature at ground level in Helsinki is 20°C lower than in London. The temperature in a basement flat in Helsinki is 5°C below the temperature at ground level. If it is -29°c in the basement, what is the temperature in London?
• Six-eights
Six-eights of the one hundred pupils joined the Math Glee club. If the Math Glee club members were grouped into three, how many members were in each group?
• Granddaughter
In 2014, the sum of the ages of Meghan's aunt, her daughter and her granddaughter was equal to 100 years. In what year was the granddaughter born, if we know that the age of each can be expressed as the power of two?
• Dodecagon
Calculate the size of the smaller of the angles determined by lines A1 A4 and A2 A10 in the regular dodecagon A1A2A3. .. A12. Express the result in degrees.
• A farmer's heritage
A farmer died leaving his 17 horses to his 3 sons. When his sons opened up the Will it read: My eldest son should get 1/2 (half) of total horses; My middle son should be given 1/3rd (one-third) of the total horses; My youngest son should be given 1/9th (o
In January, 2 liters of lemonade were sold for CZK 24, while in February, 2.5 liters of lemonade sold at same price. How much percent was 1 liter of lemonade cheaper in February than in January?
• Math test
Obelix filled a mathematical test in which he answered 25 questions. For every correct answer, he received 5 points, for each bad answer he had 3 points deducted. Obelix gained 36% of all points in the test. How many questions did he solve correctly?
• The Hotel
The Holiday Hotel has the same number of rooms on each floor. Rooms are numbered with natural numerals sequentially from the first floor, no number is omitted, and each room has a different number. Three tourists arrived at the hotel. The first one was in
• Game 27
Susan wanted to play the game. In the beginning, the first says a number from 1 to 8. Then the second player adds a number from 1 to 5 and tells the sum. Again, the Susan adds a number from 1-5 and say sum and etc. . . The winner must say the number 27. W
• The Stolen Money
A man walks into a store and steals a \$100 bill. 5 minutes later, he returns to the store and buys stuff worth \$70. He pays with the bill that he had stolen, so the owner of the store returns him \$30. How many dollars did the store owner lose?
• In the
In the garden, workers will pave a 1-meter-wide sidewalk with tiles around the block-shaped pool. The dimensions of the bottom of the pool are 8.5 meters and 6 meters. The height of the pool walls is 2 meters. How many m2 of pavement will be laid with til
• The coil
How many ropes (the diameter 8 mm) fit on the coil (threads are wrapped close together) The coil has dimension: the inner diameter 400mm, the outside diameter 800mm and the length of the coil is 470mm
• Identity
123456789 = 100 Use only three plus or minus characters to correct previous identity/equation.
• Princess
Princess has lost 321 beads and Prince George are all trying to find. On the first day he found all but 83 beads. On the second day he found 68 beads. On the third day he found the rest, but the princess had lost 76. How many beads had Princess after the