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  1. ICE train
    ice_train German runways test a new ICE train between Munich and Berlin. The train runs to Berlin at a slow speed of 100 km/h. Back from Berlin goes faster. How quickly did the train have to go on a return trip so that the total average train speed for both journeys
  2. Mow the lawn
    grass_2 Dano would mow the lawn in 12 hours and Milada in 16 hours. How long will take the lawn mow together?
  3. Pool
    pool 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?
  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. 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?
  6. 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?
  7. Car
    american-cars Car goes from point A to point B at speed 70 km/h and back 76 km/h. If they goes there and back at speed 73 km/h trip would take 19 minutes shorter. What is distance between points A and B?
  8. Workers
    two_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?
  9. 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?
  10. Pedestrian up-down hill
    peak Pedestrian goes for a walk first at plane at 4 km/h, then uphill 3 km/h. Then it is in the middle of the route, turns back and goes downhill at speed 6 km/h. Total walk was 6 hours. How many kilometers went pedestrian?
  11. 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
  12. Garden
    garden_2 Father dig up the garden in 13 hours. Son in 18 hours. How many hours take dig up the garden together?
  13. 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?
  14. Tanker
    oil-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?
  15. Steamship
    parnik Between the two ports on the river is going steamship. The journey there and back takes 14:49. Downstream steamship traveling at 21 km/h, upstream 9 km/h. What is the distance between the ports?
  16. Blueberries
    boruvky 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?
  17. Three workers
    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.
  18. Electronics: Resistors in parallel
    resistors_1 From relation for calculating the resistance of parallel combination of resistors: ? Calculate the R, if R1 = 8kΩ a R2 = 18kΩ
  19. Machines
    machinery In the workshop are three machines. The first is treated 350 parts for 4.3 hours, the second is treated 490 parts for 4.6 hours and the third is treated 360 parts for 3.7 hours. How long will take to make 3080 parts if worked all three machines at the.
  20. Two valves
    pool_2 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?

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