Common work - examples

  1. Pond
    rybnik2_1 A pond with two open floodgates will emptied in 20 days. A larger floodgate will emptied whole pond in 30 days. For how long would he be emptied with a smaller floodgate.
  2. Pumping
    pumps_1 The tank is filled with a larger pump in 12 hours and with scond pump in 15 hours. For how long does the tank fill when both pumps are switched on at the same time?
  3. Greenhouses
    sklenik Two workers would make installation of greenhouses for 54 hours. For how many hours does the installation 9 workers?
  4. Logic
    blue-barrel A man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
  5. Painter Pavel
    pixla_s_farbou Painter Pavel painted the fence for 20 hours and painter Petr the same fence painted for 17 h. How long should take painted the fence together?
  6. Workers
    workers Two workers fulfill a certain task when working together for 7 days, the first if he worked himself done work in 18 days. How many days will do whole job a second worker?
  7. Tractors
    tractors Fields go plow two tractors with various performance. The first tractor plow whole field in 5 hours, the second tractor plow whole field 5 hours longer. How long take plow whole field with two tractors?
  8. Tributaries
    pritok The first tributary fill pool with water in 15 hours. The second tributary fill pool in 10 hours. For how many hours the pool is filled with both tributaries?
  9. Road repair
    workers_1 Road repair took 16 days for 34 workers if they worked 6 hours a day. How many days take repair same road 33 workers if they work 6 per day?
  10. Sprayers
    postrekovac The vineyard can be sprayed first sprayer in 5 hours and with the second in 7 hours. How long would it take if we use sprayers both at once?
  11. Tractors
    tractor 6 tractors started plowing the field that them together take 12 days. Agronomist hesitates to A) after 2 days to withdraw 2 tractors, or B) after 3 days to withdraw 3 tractors. Help him which of these two cases will be plowing done sooner.
  12. Invitations
    envelope For every 5 minutes writes Dana 10 invitations, while Anna 14 invitations. How long will write together 120 invitations?
  13. Madams
    womans During the spring cleaning ladies going to wash windows. Mother takes wash all the windows 5 hours, the grandmother 3 times longer and Paula wash all windows in 5 hours. How many hours will spend washing the windows this "women's team" if working togethe
  14. Garden
    garden_2 Father dig up the garden in 13 hours. Son in 18 hours. How many hours take dig up the garden together?
  15. Excavation
    vykop_ryha Mr. Radoslav calculated that excavation for a water connection dig for 10 days. His friend would take 7 days. Radoslav worked 3 days alone. Then his friend came to help and started on the other end. On what day since the beginning of excavation they met?
  16. Two workers
    Frog Two workers together execute some work in 10 days. The first worker would have done himself in 20 days. How many days would have done himself a second worker?
  17. Two tributaries
    bazen_2 Two tributaries of the pool fill it in 10 hours. One of the tributaries would fill 15 hours. How long would fill the first tributary?
  18. Painters
    natieraci Five painters painting the fence for eight days. How many days over will take work if paint the fence only four decorators?
  19. Parquet floor
    Parkett Three workers laid parquet floor for 1.957 hour. The first one would do this work alone 5 hours, the second in 9 hours. For how many hours would fulfill this work the third worker, if he worked alone?
  20. Apprentice
    ucen Worker and apprentice execute the work for 6 hours. Worker performs himself in 10 hours. How long do the work of an apprentice?

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