Divide substance 110 cm long to two parts so that it first part is 10 cm longer than the second part and one part will be 10 times longer than the second portion. How long the parts will be?


a =  60 cm
b =  50 cm


a = 10+b

a+b = 110
a-b = 10

a = 60
b = 50

Calculated by our linear equations calculator.

Leave us a comment of example and its solution (i.e. if it is still somewhat unclear...):

Showing 0 comments:
1st comment
Be the first to comment!

To solve this example are needed these knowledge from mathematics:

Do you have a linear equation or system of equations and looking for its solution? Or do you have quadratic equation? Do you want to convert length units?

Next similar examples:

  1. Clotheslines
    snura Mommy needs 6 clothesline 360 cm long. Clotheslines is sold in the length of eight meters. How many of these clotheslines must buy mom if any does not want to be connected? How much mommy pay for the clotheslines when 1 piece costs 24kč?
  2. Fedor
    children_6 Fedor stood in the small pool. Above the surface was a part of his body that was twice as long as part of his body underwater. What height does Fedor have, if his body part below the surface is 5 dm long?
  3. Tablecloth
    krajka The table top is 90 cm long and 50 cm wide. How many cm lace edging is necessary for the tablecloth that hangs on each side by 10 cm?
  4. Shoes 4
    shoes Belinda's shoe is 12.45 centimeters long. Felix's shoe is 2.8 centimeters longer than Belinda's shoe. In centimeters, what is the combined length of their two shoes?
  5. Garden
    zahon_4 Rectangular garden 31 meters 40 centimeters long and 20m30cm wide adjacent with the shorter side with another (fenced) garden and on one longest side is 1 meter wide gate. How many meters of fence is needed to buy? (Estimate, calculate, verify a test ca
  6. Big cube
    cubes_23 Calculate the surface of the cube, which is composed of 64 small cubes with an edge 1 cm long.
  7. Truck
    truck_4 The truck passed 4550 km in 5 days. The first three days passed every day the same way. The fourth day passed 630 km and the fifth day was 920 km. How many km has passed the first three days?
  8. Quarters
    usd_2 How many meters is a quarter of a kilometer? How many centimeters is a quarter of a meter, how many cents is a quarter of the euro?
  9. Third of an hour
    clocks2_18 How many minutes is a third of an hour? Do you know to determine a third of the lesson hour (45min)?
  10. 3 cats
    mouse_1 3 cats eat 3 mice in 3 days. How many mice will eat 10 cats in 10 days?
  11. Bus driver
    bus_2 The bus driver rides 175 km in the morning, afternoon rides 20 km more. How many kilometers traveled in 5 days if he rides on the same line?
  12. Rounding
    map1 What width and length in centimeters may have rectangle land when round the dimensions to the meter , the width is 5 m and length 7 meters?
  13. Length subtracting
    meter_11 Express in mm: 5 3/10 cm - 2/5 mm
  14. Tourist
    speed Tourist went 24 km for 4 hours. How many meters he goes at the same speed for 12 minutes? ? Help - convert units to minutes and meters
  15. Sandbox
    sand_2 Sandbox has area of 32 sq ft and length of 4 1/2 ft. What is width of sandbox.
  16. An oil
    valec2_13 An oil drum is cut in half. One half is used as a water trough. Use the dimensions; length 82cm, width 56cm to estimate the capacity of the water trough in liters.
  17. Customary length
    inch Convert length 65yd 2 ft to ft