# Simple proportion + direct relationship - math problems

#### Number of problems found: 65

• Earnings 2
Trina's paycheck earnings varies directly as the number of hours she works. If she works 19 hours and earns 187.15 pesos, what should she earn if she worked 40 hours?
• Oil crisis
A car runs 16 km using 1 litre of petrol. How much distance will it cover using 2 3/4 litres of petrol?
If Jada read 75 pages in four hours how long would it take her to read it 250 pages?
• Strawberries
Three people pick strawberries from 48 rows in 8 hours. How many hours do five people need to pick strawberries from 20 rows?
• The bricklayer
The bricklayer built a six-meter base of the fence in 3 hours. How long does it take to build a 14 m long base?
• Clothes 4
If the cost of 16.5 metres of cloth is ₹2,062.50 then find the cost of 24.75 metres of clothes
• Petrol as fuel
A car can travel 480 miles on a full tank of petrol. The tank holds 60 litres. The fuel gauge shows there are 15 litres left in the tank. How many more miles can the car travel before it runs out of petrol?
• Mushroom risotto
630g of rice is needed to prepare mushroom risotto for four people. How many boxes of 500g rice do you have to buy to prepare risotto for 17 people?
Susan thought, "If I read 15 pages a day, I will read the whole book in 8 days. “How many pages would she have to read a day if she wanted to finish the book on the 6th day from the start of reading? And how many pages does the book have?
• Mr. Ben
Mr. Ben drives bricks to the construction site. If he drove three times a day, he would make bricks in 8 days. How many times a day would he go every day to be done 2 days earlier?
• Everyone drinks the same
24 bricklayers drink 72 beverage bottles a day at the construction site. How many bottles would 19 bricklayers need? Everyone drinks the same.
• Olive seeds
5 kg of oil is pressed from 100 kg of seeds. How many kgs of seeds do we need to produce 85 kg of oil?
• A family
A family of four consumes 220 liters of water a day. How many hectoliters of water are consumed by 68 tenants per day?
If I read 15 pages a day, I will read the whole book in 18 days. How long will it take to read a book if I only read 9 pages every day?
Suzan reads a book. If she read half an hour a day, she would read it in nine days. How many minutes does he have to read a day if he wants to read it three days earlier?
• 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?
• Five combers
Five combers harvest 12 rows of strawberries in 4 hours. How many rows of strawberries will two combers harvest in 10 hours?
• Cable car
The cable car will carry 1280 passengers in 40 minutes. How many people will be transported in 2.5 hours?
• Five tractors
Five tractors plow the fields in 4.8 hours. How long will it take to plow the field when, after an hour and a half of work, two tractor drivers have been called up for another task?
• The farmer
The farmer calculated that the supply of fodder for his 20 cows was enough for 60 days. He decided to sell 2 cows and a third of the feed. How long will the feed for the rest of the peasant's herd last?

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