222 Answered Questions for the topic Proportions
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if someone weighs 110 lbs and creates 660 lbs of force when jumping then how many lbs of force will be created when someone who weighs 160 lbs jumps?
How to divide certain amount proportionately to unequal numbers
A paper shredder can shred 60 sheets of paper in 3 minutes. How many minutes will it take the paper shredder to shred 75 sheets of paper?
The Mogan River is 465 miles long. The Hofman River is about 76% of the length of teh Mogan River. How long is the Hofman River?
What's the minimum number of crop dusters needed to complete the job in 5 hours?
4 cafeteria workers made 80 lunches between them. 35% of the sandwhiches were ham, how of the sandwhiches are ham
Use a proportion to find the area of circle P. Circle P has a Circumernce of 24 cm, Circle H has a circumference of 30cm.
During one season, a basketball player made 353 of 765 free throws. At that rate, how many free throws would the player make in another 600 attempts.
a 8.4ft tall baby giraffe casts a 48.7 ft long shadow, then how long is the shadow that a 16.2 ft tall statue casts? Set up a proportion to solve this problem.
39 percent of portfolio rose 5.8% and 61 percent of portfolio rose 3.8%. What is average percent rise?
Argyle can read 7 pages of his book in in five minutes. At that rate, haw many pages can he read in 2 hours?
Sarah worked 10 more hours than Josh. If Sarah worked 7 hr for every 2 hr Josh worked, how long did they each work?
Unit rate to write an equation
Two triangles are similar in proportion. One triangle has sides of 3, 4, and 5 inches the other triangle has sides of x, 10 and y. Solve for x.
Percents and proportions
A worker can pack 144 boxes of shirts in 3 hours. At this rate, how long would he take to pack 240 boxes of shirts?
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Arithmetic and Composition
a poll of 1600 voters in one district showed that 63% of them would favor stricture gun control laws.
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