# Volume + subtraction - practice problems

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- Three friends

John, Peter, and Pablo each carried a 24 liters bucket full of water down the hill. After they reached the bottom, John's bucket was only 3/4 full, Peter's bucket was 2/3 full, and Pablo's was 1/6 full. How much liters of water did they spill altogether o - Honey 2

The baker has 3/4 liter of honey and decided to bake a few honeycombs and biscuits from it. 1/6 liter of honey was needed for honeycombs and 1/4 liter for biscuits. How much honey did she have left after baking honeycombs and biscuits? - A 14.5-gallon

A 14.5-gallon gasoline tank is 3/4 full. How many gallons will it take to fill the tank? Write your answer as a mixed number. - Bathroom 4

Dolor puts 3 1/2 pails of water into a water container in the bathroom every day. Her daughter, Lei, uses 2 1/4 pails of water every day when taking a bath. If the water container had 5 5/8 pails of water at the start, how much water is left in it after 5 - Honey

Ila collected the honey from 3 of her beehives. From the first hive, she collected 2/3 gallons of honey. The last two hives yielded 1/4 gallon each. After using some of the honey she collected for baking, Lila found that she only had 3/4 gallon of honey l - Patel

Patel squeezed oranges so that his family could have fresh-squeezed juice for breakfast. He squeezed 4/17 cups from the first orange, 3/10 cups from the second orange, 9/20 cups from the third orange, 3/11 cups from the fourth orange, and 7/15 c - Cube-shaped container

The cube-shaped container has a height of 52 cm and a square base. The container was filled to the brim with water, then we immersed a metal cube in it, which caused 2.7 l of water to flow out of the container. After removing the cube from the water, the - Jansen

Jansen had 1.3 litres of fruit juice. He drank 0.5 litres during lunch. How many litres of fruit juice does he have left? - Empty barrel

In the backyard is an empty barrel with a volume of 2 hl. How many liters are missing at the edge, when 53 liters flowed into it for 1 day and 68 liters of water for 2 days? - Sphere floating

Will float a hollow iron ball with an outer diameter d1 = 20cm and an inside diameter d2 = 19cm in the water? The iron density is 7.8 g/cm³. (Instructions: Calculate the average sphere density and compare it with the water density. ) - A metal

A metal cylinder is inserted into the cube with a 20 cm edge so that the cylinder shell and its two bases are in close contact with the walls of the cube from the inside. How much water could be poured into the free space between the cube and the cylinder - Lemonade

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? - Toilets

Federal law requires that all residential toilets sold in the United States use no more than 1 3/5 gallons of water per flush. Before this legislation, conventional toilets used 3 2/5 gallons of water per flush. Find the amount of water saved in one year - 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 - Three cubes

The body was created by gluing three identical cubes. Its volume is 192 cm³. What is its surface in dm²? - Cube corners

A small cube with an edge length of 2 cm was cut from each corner of a large cube with an edge length of 10 cm. How many cm³ was the body left from the big cube after cutting the small cubes? - The pipe

The pipe is 1.5 m long. Its outer diameter is 60 cm, inner diameter is 52 cm. Calculate the pipe's weight if the material's density from which it is made is 2 g/cm³. Round the results to whole kilograms. - Five pumps

Three same pumps fill the tank with 50400 liters of diesel in 7 hours. How many liters of diesel will it take in 4 hours if we add two more of the same pumps and pump them the same way? How much more (or less) will they get if we add 2 of the same pumps a - Tank full

2 hl of water were poured into a block-shaped tank with dimensions of 450 mm and 600 mm and a height of 900 mm. How many liters of water need to be added to keep the tank full? - Freezer

The freezer has the shape of a cuboid with internal dimensions of 12 cm, 10 cm, 30 cm. A layer of ice of 23 mm thick was formed on the inner walls (and on the opening) of the freezer. How many liters of water will drain if we dispose the freezer?

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