Examples for secondary school students - page 66
- The big clock
The big clock hands stopped at a random moment. What is the probability that: a) a small hand showed the time between 1:00 and 3:00? b) the big hand was in the same area as a small hand in the role of a)? c) did the hours just show the time between 21:00.
- Electric input power
Solve problems related to electric power: a) U = 120 V, I = 0.5 A, P =? b) P = 200 W, U = 230 V, I =? c) I = 5 A, P = 2200W, U =?
Seven classmates go every day for lunch. If they always come to the front in a different order, will be enough school year to take of all the possibilities?
- Combinations 6
6 purses 9 flaps 12 straps Every combination must include 1 purse, 1 flap and 1 strap. How many possible combinations?
- Sum of inner angles
Prove that the sum of all inner angles of any convex n-angle equals (n-2) . 180 degrees.
How many 19 element's subsets can be made from the 26 element set?
- Boys to girls
The ratio of boys to girls in a party is 3:5 . If 6 more boys arrived and 4 girls left the party, the ratio of boys to girls would be 5:6 . How many are in the party originally?
- Father 7
Father is 6 times older than his son. After 4 years, the father will only be 4 times older. What are their present ages?
- Geometric progression
In geometric progression, a1 = 7, q = 5. Find the condition for n to sum first n members is: sn≤217.
- Tropical, mild and arctic
How many percents of the Earth's surface lies in the tropical, mild and arctic range? The border between the ranges is the parallel 23°27 'and 66°33'.
What overload in g (g-force) has passed the pilot if he accelerated from 0 to 600 km/h in 3 seconds?
- Deviation of the lines
Find the deviation of the lines AG, BH in the ABCDEFGH box-cuboid, if given | AB | = 3cm, | AD | = 2cm, | AE | = 4cm
- Square root 2
If the square root of 3m2 +22 and -x = 0, and x=7, what is m?
A class has 20 students. The classroom consists of 20 desks, with 4 desks in each of 5 different rows. Amy, Bob, Chloe, and David are all friends, and would like to sit in the same row. How many possible seating arrangements are there such that Amy, Bob, C
- Two resistors
Two resistors when they give 25 ohms in series and 4 ohms in parallel what the values of
12, 60, -300,1500 need next 2 numbers of pattern
- Flowers 2
Cha cruz has a garden. The ratio roses to tulips is 2 : 5, the ratio of roses to orchids is 7 : 6. Cha cruz wonders what the ratio of tulips to orchids is. If Cha cruz has 183 plants, how many of each kind are there?
- Spherical tank
The tank of a water tower is a sphere of radius 35ft. If the tank is filled to one quarter of full, what is the height of the water?
- Find two
Find two consecutive natural numbers whose product is 1 larger than their sum. Searched numbers expressed by a fraction whose numerator is the difference between these numbers and the denominator is their sum.
There are 20 peaches in the pocket. 3 peaches are rotten. What is the probability that one of the randomly picked two peaches will be just one rotten?