Examples for 8th grade - page 84

  1. Money
    money_17 Peter has 2x more money than Michael. But if Peter gave Michael € 16 Michael would have 3.5 times more money than Peter. Determine how much money was originally Peter and how much Michael.
  2. Land areas
    land Two land areas is 244 m2. The first parcel is 40 m2 less than twice of the second one. What have acreage of each parcel?
  3. Baskets of apples
    jablka_3 Grandfather gathered apples into baskets. He filled one large and three small baskets. Small baskets are identical and each can hold 3 kg of apples less than in a large basket. In small baskets together 3 kg of apples over a large basket. How many kilogram
  4. Trees
    tree_1 A certain species of tree grows an average of 0.5 cm per week. Write an equation for the sequence that represents the weekly height of this tree in centimeters if the measurements begin when the tree is 200 centimeters tall.
  5. Class
    children_2 In a class are 32 pupils. Of these are 8 boys. What percentage of girls are in the class?
  6. Mushrooms
    huby_3 Fresh mushrooms contain 90% water, dried only 12%. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms are needed for 5kg dried?
  7. Outer contact of circles
    nakres_2z Construct a circle k1 (S1; 1.5 cm), k2 (S2; 2 cm), and K3 (S3; 2.5 cm) so that they are always two outer contact. Calculate the perimeter of the triangle S1S2S3.
  8. Rectangle
    obdlznik The length of the rectangle is 12 cm greater than 3 times its width. What dimensions and area this rectangle has if ts circumference is 104 cm.
  9. Sides of triangle
    triangles Triangle has circumference 42 cm. Side a is 2 times shorter than side b and sice c is 2 cm longer than side a. Determine the sizes of sides of a triangle.
  10. Ladder
    rebrik_3 Ladder 10 meters long is staying against the wall so that its bottom edge is 6 meters away from the wall. What height reaches ladder?
  11. VAT on books
    books_13 The cost of a book in the store is 12.5 euros. How much euros is the VAT of this book? VAT is 10%.
  12. Summerjobs
    agentura The agency give summerjobs for 2352 students in 2018. The eighth was high-school students, the rest was undergraduates. How many undergraduates works via agency in 2018?
  13. Central park in city
    park The city park has the shape of a rectangle of 180 meters in length and 120 meters in width. People make their walk through the center of the park from one corner to the second. Calculate how many meters this way is shorter than they walked along the path.
  14. Distilled water
    water2_1 Sea water contains 5% salt. How many distilled water should be pour to 40 kg of sea water so that the salt content is 2%. How many kilograms of 2% of sea water we get?
  15. Three workers
    eura_6 Three workers got paid for work. First earn € 50, the second € 100 and third € 60. For further work should receive together € 735. How do you divide that amount in order to be distributed in the same proportion as the first job?
  16. Liquid soap
    mydlo Liquid soap lasted two weeks to one member of the family. How many days will last, if it use: a) two members b) 4 members c) seven members?
  17. Pyramid
    jehlan_4b_obdelnik The pyramid has a base rectangle with a = 6cm, b = 8cm. The side edges are the same and their length = 12.5 cm. Calculate the surface of the pyramid.
  18. Football match 4
    futball_ball In a football match with the Italy lost 3 goals with Germans. Totally fell 5 goals in the match. Determine the number of goals of Italy and Germany.
  19. Square
    ctverec_mo_2 Calculate the perimeter and the area of square with a diagonal length 30 cm.
  20. Scale of map
    map_9 James travels one kilometer in 12 minutes. The route walked for half an hour measured on the map 5 cm. Calculate how many kilometers James walked for half an hour. Find the scale of the map.

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