Common work - examples
- Mow the lawn
Dano would mow the lawn in 12 hours and Milada in 16 hours. How long will take the lawn mow together?
- Mason with assistant
Mason had to complete the work in 10 days. Two and a half days later his assistant arrived. Together they completed the work in next three and a half days. How many days would he need an assistant for the same work?
If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 9 hours. First inlet filled pool 8 hour longer than second. How long pool is filled with two inlets separately?
- 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
A man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
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?
Water pipe has a cross-section 1420 cm2. An hour has passed 831 m3 of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm2 per 8 hours if water flow same speed?
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?
Two workers would make installation of greenhouses for 54 hours. For how many hours does the installation 9 workers?
Workers A and B will done work together for 20 days. They worked together 18 days. Then A worker became ill and worker B finish the job alone for 11 days. If every worker was working alone, how many days took whole work for worker A and B?
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?
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
Father dig up the garden in 13 hours. Son in 18 hours. How many hours take dig up the garden together?
The tank is filled with two pumps in 28 minutes. The first pump is filled in 59 minutes earlier than two one. How many minutes is filled with the first pump?
- 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?
- Parquet floor
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?
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?
Marie earns 1.8 liters of blueberries for 1.2 hours, Peter 2.6 liters for 1.2 hours. How long have earns together one liter?
- Three workers
Three workers A, B, C have to work on a specific task. Workers A and B completed whole task in 25 days, B together with C for 16 days, A together with C for 10 days. How long it would take to complete the task every one of them alone? How long it would.