6th grade (11y) + fundamentals of Physics - examples
- Reconstruction of the corridor
Calculate how many minutes will be reduced to travel 187 km long railway corridor, where the maximum speed increases from 120 km/h to 160 km/h. Calculate how many minutes will shorten travel time, if we consider that the train must stop at 6 stations, eac
- BMI index
Calculate BMI (body mass index, an index indicating obesity, overweight, normal weight, underweight) man weighing m = 71 kg and height h = 170 cm. Index is calculated according to equation (formula): ? With BMI index is possible to compare people of diff
- Cuboid 5
Calculate the weight of the cuboid with dimensions of 12 cm; 0.8 dm and 100 mm made from spruce wood (ς = 550 kg/m3).
From 1600 mm long sheet of copper plate 2 mm thickness we have separated over the whole length the belt weighing 6000 g. Calculate belt width if 1 dm3 copper weighs 8.9 kg.
- Nine balls
Imagine that you have exactly the same appearance nine balls of which one has a greater mass than the other. You have isosceles weights. Post a procedure as you would using a weights to discover heavier balls. How many measurements at least you have to do?
- Car - road
Car started at 11:40 at speed 54 km/h from A and to B arrived at 12:20. Determine the distance A and B.
When Peter threw stone in a box of water he discovered that the water level has risen by 9 cm. The box has a cuboid shape, the bottom has dimensions of 24 cm and 14 cm, height is 50 cm. What volume has a stone?
- Clock Tower
What angle is betwenn hands on Clock Tower when show 17 hours and 35 minutes?
- Fe vs. H2O
The volume of what the body of the same weight is greater - iron or water?
- Wood cuboid
What is the weight of the wood cuboid 15 cm, 20 cm, 3 m if 1 m3 wood weighs 800 kg?
- Speed of sound
The average speed of sound is 330 meters per second. Estimate how long it will hear the church bell 1 km away. Calculate the distance from what would hear sound after 10 seconds.
- Wood lumber
Wooden lumber is 4 m long and has a cross section square with side 15 cm. Calculate: a) the volume of lumber b) the weight of the lumber if 1 m3 weighs 790 kg
- Water level
To cuoid shaped poll, bottom size 2m and 3.5m; flows water at a rate of 50 liters per minute. How long will take to water reach level 50 cm?
How many liters of gas is in the tank if its weight 15.4kg. Specific density of gasoline is 770kg/m3.
- Cyclist and car
A cyclist who runs at a speed of 20km per hour will arrive at the finish in 4.5 hours. How fast does the car have to drive the same route in 2 hours?
- Thunder and lightning
There was a glimpse of the sky and we hear a thunder in 4.5 seconds. The light spreads at 300,000 kilometers per second, so we can assume the flash instantly without delay. However, the speed of the sound is much smaller in the air one third of a kilomete
- Warmer weather
This morning it was -6 °C. What temperature did the thermometer show yesterday if it was three times warmer?
- Bicycle gears
The toothed wheel on the bicycle pedal has 40 teeth, the wheel on the rear wheel has only 16 teeth. How many times does the rear wheel turn if the pedals rotate 50 times?
- Inter city bus
The inter city bus leaves Suva at 10.00am and reaches Nadi at 1.00pm covering a distance of 219km. How long did it take to reach the bus Nadi?
- The tourist
The tourist came started from the hostel at an average speed of 5km/h. Half an hour later, the bicyclist started along the same route at a speed of 20km/h. How many minutes will a cyclist catch up and how many kilometers will he go?