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- Selling the article

If an article is sold at a gain of 6% instead of at a loss of 6%, then the seller gets 6 euros more. Find the cost price of the article. - Single discount 3

What will be the single equivalent discount for successive discounts of 10%, 20%, and 15% on marked price? - Move the average

If the average of 5 numbers is 20, the number which should be added to first number to make the average becomes 30? - Deli meat

Mrs. Matthews buys deli meat for her kids' lunches every week. This week she buys 3.75 pounds of ham. How many sandwiches can she make if she uses 0.25 pounds of ham for each sandwich?

- Four fractions

There are four fractions: 5/8, 7/12, 1/3, and 2/5. Find the difference between the largest and the smallest fraction. - One half of students

There are 1200 students in the school. Of which 600 are girls. Find the percentage of boys. - Test and exam

1100 boys and 700 girls appeared in a test. If 42% of boys and 36% of girls passed, then find the percentage of students who failed. - A baker 6

A baker prepares a cake mix that weighs 120 pounds. The cake mix consists of 25 1/2 pounds of flour, 32 3/4 pounds of sugar, 20 3/8 pounds of milk, 15 pounds of whole eggs, and a total of 7 1/4 pounds of miscellaneous ingredients. The only other ingredien - A box of paisa

A box cointains 261 coins valued 20 paisa, 25 paisa and 50 paisa. Their values in ruppies are in the ratio of 7:8:10. Find the number of 25 paisa coins. One Rupee 100 Paise or we can also write it like 100 Paise 1 Rupee.

- South and then east

William walks 16 m south from his house and turns east to walk 63 m to reach his friend's house. While returning, he walks diagonally from his friend's house to reach back to his house. What distance did he walk while returning? - A solution 2

To a solution of 30 litres containing 90% alcohol, how much water must be added to so that the alcohol becomes 80%? - A train 5

A train travels from Brno to Ass at a speed of 45 km/h and returns back at a speed of 36 km/h. Find the average speed of the train. - A train 4

A train passes two bridges of 400 m and 260 m in 25 sec and 18 sec, respectively. Find the length and speed of the train. - A circular track

The inner circumference of a circular track is 220 m, and the width of the track is 7 m. Calculate the cost of putting up a fence along the outer circle at the rate of 50 USD/m.

- Decorations 3

Each bundle has 48 red and white roses. There are 30 red roses in each bundle, and the rest are white. How many white roses are there in all? - Temperature bellow zero

At 3 PM, the temperature was 12 F. It then began dropping 2 F every hour for 7 hours. What was the temperature after 7 hours? - A boat 4

A boat travels 25 km upstream in 5 hours and 25 km downstream in 2.5 hours. If the boat increased its speed by 3 km/h, it would take 1 hour less to travel the downstream distance. Find the speed of the stream. - Chocolate bars

Share 26 chocolate bars among 3 friends so that they all get the same amount of chocolate bar and there is nothing left over. How many chocolate bars will each friend get? - Average age 4

The average age of 31 people in a group is 19. If one person is reduced to 18, the average age becomes 18. Find the age of the reducing person.

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