Common work - 9th grade (14y) - examples
- 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?
A man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
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?
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?
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
- 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?
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?
- 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?
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.
- Water inlets
Inlet valve with a flow rate of 12 liters per second is filled tank for 72 minutes. How long take to fill full tank if we open one more such valve half an hour after?
- 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?
- Two workers
The first worker completed the task by himself in 9 hours, the second in 18 hours. After two hours of joint work left first worker to a doctor and the second finished the job himself. How many hours worked second worker himself?
- Two valves
Water fill the pool by two valves for 16 days. After 6 days the first valve was stopped and the second valve fill pool for 12 days. How many days took to fill the pool each of the valves individually?
Six tractors plowing the field for 8 days. After two days, two tractors broke down. How many days were prolonged work in the field?
- 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
- Three drivers
Three driversdriving the same direction found that they have same amounth of gasoline. The first is enough to go 6 km, 4 km second and third 3km. Gasoline they divided so all three just drove to the nearest petrol station. How many km away was a petrol sta