# High school + unit conversion - examples

- Mushrooms

Grandfather gathered fresh mushrooms. The fifth was wormwood, and it was thrown away, the other dried up. He obtained 720 grams of dried mushrooms. How many kilograms did the grandfather collect, and by drying the mushrooms they lost 75% of their weight? - Depth angle

From a cliff of 150 meters high, we can see the ship at a depth angle of 9° at sea. How far is the ship from the cliff? - Two trains

Through the bridge, long l = 240m, the train passes through the constant speed at time t1 = 21s. A train running along the traffic lights at the edge of the bridge passes the same speed at t2 = 9s. a) What speed v did the train go? b) How long did it tak - Beer

After three 10° beers consumed in a short time there are 5.6 g of alcohol in 6 kg adult human blood. How much is it per mille? - Rectangle

The rectangle is 11 cm long and 45 cm wide. Determine the radius of the circle circumscribing rectangle. - River

Calculate how many promiles river Dunaj average falls, if on section long 957 km flowing water from 1454 m AMSL to 101 m AMSL. - Clock

How many times a day hands on a clock overlap? - Server

Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%. - Gimli Glider

Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 44000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 2000 feet and maintain constant speed 196 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate - Slope of track

Calculate the average slope (in promiles and even in degrees) of the rail tracks between Prievidza (309 m AMSL) and Topoľčany (174 m AMSL), if the track is 44 km long. - Circular pool

The base of pool is circle with a radius r = 10 m excluding circular segment that determines chord length 10 meters. Pool depth is h = 2m. How many hectoliters of water can fit into the pool? - The cyclist

The cyclist went from village to town. First half of journey went at 20 km/h. The second half of the journey, which mostly fell, went at 39 km/h. All journey took 88 minutes. Calculate the distance from the village to the town. - Plastic pipe

Calculate weight of the plastic pipe with diameter d = 70 mm and length 380 cm if the wall thickness is 4 mm and the density of plastic is 1367 kg/m^{3}. - Sphere slices

Calculate volume and surface of a sphere, if the radii of parallel cuts r_{1}=31 cm, r_{2}=92 cm and its distance v=25 cm. - Tetrahedral pyramid

Calculate the volume and surface area of a regular tetrahedral pyramid, its height is $b cm and the length of the edges of the base is 6 cm. - Ships

At 8:40 the ship set sail at 12 km/h. At 19:10 followed by at 29 km/h sail boat. When sail boat catches up the ship? How many minutes will catch up took? - Gold wire

From one gram of gold was pulled wire 2.1 km length. What is it diameter if density of Au is ρ=19.5 g/cm^{3}? - Road

Between cities A and B is route 13 km long of stúpanie average 7‰. Calculate the height difference of cities A and B. - Map

On the tourist map at a scale of 1 : 50000 is distance between two points along a straight road 3.7 cm. How long travels this distance on a bike at 30 km/h? Time express in minutes. - Pyramid a+h

Calculate the volume and surface area of the pyramid on the edge and height a = 26 cm. h = 3 dm.

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