Ratio + volume - examples

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  1. Cuboid
    cuboid_1 The cuboid has a surface area 7705 cm2, the length of its edges are in the ratio 1:4:5. Calculate the volume of the cuboid.
  2. Pipes
    water_pipe Water pipe has a cross-section 1405 cm2. An hour has passed 756 m3 of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm2 per 15 hours if water flow same speed?
  3. Tanks
    hasici Fire tank has cuboid shape with a rectangular floor measuring 13.7 m × 9.8 m. Water depth is 2.4 m. Water was pumped from the tank into barrels with a capacity of 2.7 hl. How many barrels were used, if the water level in the tank fallen 5 cm? Wr
  4. Density - simple example
    mercury Material of density of 762 kg/m3 occupies a container volume of 99 cm3. What is its mass?
  5. Cuboid diagonal
    cube_2 Calculate the volume and surface area of the cuboid ABCDEFGH, which sides abc has dimensions in the ratio of 9:3:8 and if you know that the wall diagonal AC is 86 cm and angle between AC and the body diagonal AG is 25 degrees.
  6. Sea water
    sea_1 Seawater contains about 4.7% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 39 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.5% salt?
  7. 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
  8. Car range
    Lupo_3L_TDI.JPG Calculate the maximum range of car, if you can spend 10 euros, price of diesel is 1.55 Eur/l and car consumption is 3 l/100 km.
  9. Balls
    balls_1 Ping pong balls have a diameter of approximately 4.6 cm. They are sold in boxes of 4 pieces: each box has the shape of a cuboid with a square base. The balls touch the walls of the box. Calculate what portion of the internal volume of the box is filled w
  10. Wood in the forest
    drevo The amount of wood in the forest was estimated at 7000 m3. How much wood will be in forest after 2 years if the annual growth of wood is 2.2% each year and logging 70 m3 each year?
  11. Fuel consumption
    1car Kia car has an average diesel consumption of 4.9 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the car range for a full tank of volume 50 liters?
  12. Pumps
    water_pump Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo
  13. Fertilizer
    okurky Mr. Gherkin use for fertilization 8% solution of fertilizer. 4 liters of it still left. How much water must be added to the solution to make only 4% solution?
  14. Carpenter
    tesari From wooden block carpenter cut off a small cuboid block with half the edge length. How many percent of wood he cut off?
  15. Velocity ratio
    rov_kontinuity Determine the ratio at which the fluid velocity in different parts of the pipeline (one part has a diameter of 5 cm and the other has a diameter of 3 cm), when you know that at every point of the liquid is the product of the area of tube [S] and the fluid.
  16. Car range
    skoda_limousine Kia has an average gasoline consumption of 7.1 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the range of the car for 95 euros if fuel costs 1.6 EUR / liter, if the tank has a volume of 72 liters?
  17. Bottles of juice
    juice_cones How many 2-liter bottles of juice need to buy if you want to transfer juice to 50 pitchers rotary cone shape with a diameter of 24 cm and base side length of 1.5 dm.
  18. Cross-sections of a cone
    kuzel_rezy Cone with base radius 16 cm and height 11 cm divide by parallel planes to base into three bodies. The planes divide the height of the cone into three equal parts. Determine the volume ratio of the maximum and minimum of the resulting body.
  19. Tower model
    tower Tower height is 300 meters, weight 8000 tons. How high is the model of the tower weight 1 kg? (State the result in the centimeters). The model is made from exactly the same material as the original no numbers need to be rounded. The result is a three-digi
  20. Volume of three cuboids
    image10 Calculate the total volume of all cuboids for which the the size of the edges are in a ratio of 1:2:3, and one of the edges has a size 6 cm.

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