Fractions - 8th grade (13y) - examples

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  1. Together
    workers_23 Grandfather, father, and son are carpenters. They decided to make a wardrobe. Father produces it for 12 hours, his son for 15 hours, and grandfather for 10 hours. How long will they make it together?
  2. Orchard
    jablone_8 One-eighth of the trees in the fruit plant in winter froze and one-twelfth of damaged disease and pests. Healthy trees remained 152. Is it enough to supply 35 trees to restore the original number of trees in the orchard?
  3. The pole
    tlf_pillar The telegraph pole is supported by a 4 m bullet at 3/4 of its height, the end of which is at a distance 2.5 m from the pole post. Calculate the height of the telegraph pole.
  4. Forestry workers
    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
  5. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 1762 USD including 22% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
  6. Troops
    regiment Route is long 203 km and the first day first regiment went at an average speed 20 km/h and journey back 19 km/h. The second day went second regiment same route at an average speed 18 km/h there and back. Which regiment will take route longer?
  7. Motion problem
    dragway From Košíc to Bratislavy go car at speed 76 km/h. From Bratislavy to Košíc go another car at speed 60 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 22 km away?
  8. Beer
    piva After three 10° beers consumed in a short time there are 5.2 g of alcohol in 6 kg adult human blood. How much is it per mille?
  9. Cube in a sphere
    cube_in_sphere The cube is inscribed in a sphere with volume 6598 cm3. Determine the length of the edges of a cube.
  10. Hands
    soviet_watch The clock shows 12 hours. After how many minutes will agle between hour and minute hand 80°? Consider the continuous movement of both hands hours.
  11. River
    kongo_river Calculate how many promiles river Vltava average falls, if on section long 695 km flowing water from 1601 m AMSL to 183 m AMSL.
  12. Motion2
    car_cycle Cyclist started out of town at 20 km/h. After 0.6 hours car started behind him in the same direction and caught up with him for 52 minutes. How fast and how long went car from the city to caught cyclist?
  13. ŽSR
    luzianky Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 106 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 3-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 847 €.
  14. Numbers
    ten Determine the number of all positive integers less than 2937474 if each is divisible by 11, 23, 17. What is its sum?
  15. 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?
  16. Meadow
    ovce-miestami-baran On the meadow grazing horses, cows and sheep, together less than 200. If cows were 45 times more, horses 60 times more and sheep 35 times more than there are now, their numbers would equall. How many horses, cows and sheep are on the meadow together?
  17. Cyclist
    1cyclist Cyclist goes uphill 1 km for 6.3 minutes and downhill minutes for 2.1 minutes, both applied to the pedals same force. How long he pass 1 km by plane?
  18. Engineer Kažimír
    demagog_smer_1 The difference between politicians-demagogues and reasonable person with at least primary education beautifully illustrated by the TV show example. "Engineer" Kažimír says that during their tenure there was a large decline in the price of natural gas, pri
  19. Sea water
    sea_1 Seawater contains about 7% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 14 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.7% salt?
  20. 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?

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