Arithmetic - examples
95% of the components manufactured on the lathe comply with the standard, of which 80% of the components are first-class. How likely can we expect a manufactured part to be first class?
- Percent change
If the length of a rectangle is increased by 25% and the width is decreased by 10%, the area of the rectangle is larger than the area of the original rectangle by what percent?
- In about
In about 12 hours in North Dakota the temperature rose from -33 degrees farenheit to 50 degrees farenheit. By how much did the temperature change?
- Masquerade ball
Marie wants to make a cone-shaped witch's hat for a masquerade ball. How much material will it need if it counts on an annular rim with diameters of 28cm and 44cm? Hat side length is 30cm. Add 5% of the material to the bust. Round to cm2.
- Cube into cylinder
If we dip a wooden cube into a barrel with a 40cm radius, the water will rise 10 cm. What is the size of the cube edge?
- Change in temperature
Starting temperature is 21°C, the highest temperature is 32°C. What is the change in temperature?
- Speed of car
In 2 hours 40 mins, a car travels 100km. At what speed is the car traveling?
- Temperature change 2
The outside temperature changed -14F over 4 hours. If the temperature changed the same amount each hour, what was the change in temperature each hour?
- Loan 5
Abdul takes a loan of 200000 from Ali and agrees to repay in number of instalment, each instalment begin with the 2nd exceeding the previous one by 1000, if the first instalment is 500, find how many instalment will be necessary to be wipe out the loan? C
- Temperature change
The mean temperature change is -3.2°F per day for five days. What is the total change over the five day period?
- Decorative fence
The rectangular garden is 57 m long and 42 m wide. Calculate how much m² it will reduce if it encloses with a 60 cm wide decorative fence.
- The sides 2
The sides of a trapezoid are in the ratio 2:5:8:5. The trapezoid’s area is 245. Find the height and the perimeter of the trapezoid.
- Find parameters
Find parameters of the circle in the plane - coordinates of center and radius: ?
Marcel (point J) lies in the grass and sees the top of the tent (point T) and behind it the top of the lighthouse (P). | TT '| = 1.2m, | PP '| = 36m, | JT '| = 5m. Marcel lies 15 meters away from the sea (M). Calculate the lighthouse distance from the sea.
- Profit growth
The profit of a company increased by 25% during the year 1992, increased by 40% during the year 1993, decreased by 20% in the year 1994 and increased by 10% during the year 1995. Find the average growth in the profit level over the four years periods?
- Isosceles triangle 8
If the rate of the sides an isosceles triangle is 7:6:7, find the base angle correct to the nearest degree.
- Area of rectangle
How many times will increase the area of the rectangle, if we increase twice the length and at the same time we decrease the width by the half?
A map is placed on a coordinate grid. Cincinnati located at (5,4) and San Diego is located at (-10, -3). How far apart is Cincinnati from San Diego on the map? Round to the nearest tenth.
- A screen
A screen is 1680 x 1050 pixels. What are the coordinates (and size in pixels) of an centered area which is exactly 33% of the screen size?
- Ten cashiers
Ten cashiers are open at Tesco. Customers wait an average of 15 minutes. How many other cashiers have to open to reduce the waiting time by 4 minutes?