Proportions Word Problems #1
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Sam purchased 5 t-shirts for $15.50. If Sam purchased 12 shirts, they would cost Sam $___.
A trailer hold 1469 shingles. How many trailers would you need to hold 4000 shingles? Remember to use units; in this case, trailers.
The crank pedals of a bike go around 4 times to drive the back wheel of the bike around 14 times. How many times would the rear wheel go around if the crank pedals went around 20 times?
If 1 step is 7" high, how high would 50 steps be?
You purchased 1.75 pounds of hamburger for $3.95. You have $12.00 to spend on hamburger. You can buy about ____ pounds.
The ratio of boys to girls going on the field trip is 5:8. If there are 96 girls going, how many boys will be going on the field trip?
You planted a total of 25 flowers and 15 of them were red roses. If you planted 60 flowers, about how many would be red roses?
On last Monday's test 49 students received a passing score out of 60 students. If only 40 students took the test, about how many would have a passing score?
32 or 33
Danville received 12 inches of snow in 3 weeks. Danville could expect ___ inches in 15 weeks?
A picture has a length of 5.5 inches and a width of 3.5 inches. If the picture is enlarged and has a width of 15.75 inches, the length will be ___ inches?
Jan saved $215.00 in 15 months. If she continues saving at the same rate, she could save $___ in 2 years?
A photocopier is used to make a similar, reduced copy of a document. The original document is 24 centimeters wide and 33 centimeters tall. The copy is 15 centimeters wide. What is the height of the copy, to the nearest tenth of a centimeter?