Examples for 8th grade

  1. How far
    lighthouse_1 From the top of a lighthouse 145 ft above sea level, the angle of depression of a boat 29°. How far is the boat from the lighthouse?
  2. Cost reduction
    mp3_1 Two MP3 players whose price was equal to originally have been discounted the first by 20%, the second by 35%. After the price reduction was the difference in their prices 750, - CZK. What was the original price of each of the two players?
  3. Two rooms
    clean_1 Woman cleans the room in 30 minutes a man in 90 minutes. How long will take they clean two rooms?
  4. Comparing salaries
    eura_5 Spouses compared salaries. Mrs. Janka found that a 20% higher salary than Mr Jaroslav. Together earned € 1,430. How much they earn each of them?
  5. Seagull
    cajka Artificially created island in the shape of a circle with a radius of 50 m is overgrown with grass. The only exception is a landing area for helicopters in the shape of a rectangle measuring 15 m and 8 m. What is the probability that the flying seagull (wi
  6. Rectangular trapezoid
    rt_licho The rectangular trapezoid ABCD is: /AB/ = /BC/ = /AC/. The length of the median is 6 cm. Calculate the circumference and area of a trapezoid.
  7. Working together on project
    work_10 Two employees working on the project. First make it alone for 20 days the second for 24 days. How many days will take to complete project if 5 days they work together then first will take two days holiday and after returning they completes a project toget
  8. Failure
    car_12 Drivers of passenger cars have calculated that at a speed of 60 km/h arrives at destination within 40 minutes. After 20 km refrain five minutes due a technical failure. How fast must go the rest of the way to the finish came at the scheduled time?
  9. Z7-I-4 stars 4949
    hviezdicky_mo Write instead of stars digits so the next write of product of the two numbers to be valid: ∗ ∗ ∗ · ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ 4 9 4 9 ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ 4 ∗ ∗
  10. The rope
    rhombus-diagonals_2 A 68 centimetre long rope is used to make a rhombus on the ground. The distance between a pair of opposite side corners is 16 centimetres what is the distance between the other two corners?
  11. Scale factor
    cuboid_7 A prism with a volume of 1458 mm3 is scaled down to a volume of 16mm3. What is the scale factor in fraction form?
  12. Coach
    hokej_4 Average age of 24 players and a coach of one team is 24 years. The average age of players without a coach is 23 years. How old is the coach?
  13. Two sisters
    cd_disc Two sisters together have 54 CDs. 6/8 CDs has younger sister and is equal to 3/5 of CDs older sisters. How many CDs has each of the sisters?
  14. Workers
    work_9 9 workers dig a canal 120 meters long for eight hours. For how long would be dig five workers canal 200 meters long?
  15. Way
    ruler_2 If the current way to school was 2 km shorter then if Milan swipe one half he will have already one quarter of the way to school behind. How long is Milan's way to school?
  16. Brick wall
    plot_zed Garden 70 m long and 48 m wide should surround with wall 2.1 meters high and 30 cm thick. How many we will need bricks if to 1 m³ is needed approximately 300 bricks?
  17. Prism
    hranol4sreg_1 Calculate the height of the prism having a surface area 448.88 dm² wherein the base is square with a side of 6.2 dm. What will be its volume in hectoliters?
  18. Midpoints
    rovnobeznik_4 Triangle ABC with sides a = 5 cm, b = 3 cm, c = 40mm has a midpoint of K, L, M. How many centimeters is long perimeter of parallelogram KBLM?
  19. Pyramid Z8–I–6
    pyramida_mo Each brick of pyramid contains one number. Whenever possible, the number in each brick is lowest common multiple of two numbers of bricks lying directly above it. That number may be in the lowest brick? Determine all possibilities.
  20. Cube 1-2-3
    cube_shield_1 Calculate the volume and surface area of the cube ABCDEFGH if: a) /AB/ = 4 cm b) perimeter of wall ABCD is 22 cm c) the sum of the lengths of all edges of the cube is 30 cm.

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