# Common work - examples

- Workers

Group of workers washing half of the windows of the building in two hours. How long will take half the workers wash all the windows of the building? - Greenhouses

Two workers would make installation of greenhouses for 54 hours. For how many hours does the installation 9 workers? - Logic

A man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together? - Painter Pavel

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? - 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? - 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? - Road repair

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? - Sprayers

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? - Tractors

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. - Invitations

For every 5 minutes writes Dana 10 invitations, while Anna 14 invitations. How long will write together 120 invitations? - Madams

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 - Garden

Father dig up the garden in 13 hours. Son in 18 hours. How many hours take dig up the garden together? - Excavation

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? - Two workers

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? - Pipes

Water pipe has a cross-section 1939 cm^{2.}An hour has passed 567 m^{3}of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm^{2}per 14 hours if water flow same speed? - Two typists

There are two typists who are rewriting the material 705 pages. First can it handle rewrite yourself for 24 days; the second 12 days. First typist wrote material yourself 4 days rest rewrites yourself second typist. How many days will it take rewriting alt - Forestry workers

In the forest is employed 63 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 11 hour work day would end job in 43 days. After 14 days, 22 laborers go forth. How many days is needed to complete a planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 15 hours - Pumps

6 pump fills the tank for 3 and a half days. How long will fill the tank 7 equally powerful pumps? - Tanker

An oil tanker can be emptied by the first pump in 4.4 hours. Second pump can empty an tanker in 7.8 hours. If the first pump started at 8:00 and second 1.4 hour later, at what time will the tanker be empty? - Pumps 3

Two pumps of the same power fill the garden pool for 10 hours. How many of these pumps would have to use if we want to shorten the filling of the pool to four hours?

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