# Ratio + length - examples

On solving problems and tasks with proportionally we recommend hint rule of three. Rule of three (proportionality) help solve examples of direct and inverse proportionality. Three members makes possible to calculate the fourth - unknown member.- Tourist

A tourist walked an average speed of 3.5 km/h route in 6 hours. Calculate how many hours he would have passed at an average speed of 5.5km/h. - Geometric plan

At what scale the building plan if one side of the building is 45m long and 12mm long on a plan? - Lighthouse

Marcel (point J) lies in the grass and sees the top of the tent (point T) and behind it the top of the lighthouse (P). | TT '| = 1.2m, | PP '| = 36m, | JT '| = 5m. Marcel lies 15 meters away from the sea (M). Calculate the lighthouse distance from the sea. - Garden

Area of square garden is 6/4 of triangle garden with sides 56 m, 35 m and 35 m. How many meters of fencing need to fence a square garden? - Troops

Route is long 147 km and the first day first regiment went at an average speed 12 km/h and journey back 21 km/h. The second day went second regiment same route at an average speed 22 km/h there and back. Which regiment will take route longer? - Motion problem

From Levíc to Košíc go car at speed 81 km/h. From Košíc to Levíc go another car at speed 69 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 27 km away? - Cyclist

A cyclist passes 88 km in 4 hours. How many kilometers he pass in 8 hours? - Motion

If you go at speed 3.7 km/h, you come to the station 42 minutes after leaving train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 27 km/h, you come to the station 56 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station? - Store

One meter of the textile were discounted by 2 USD. Now 9 m of textile cost as before 8 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile. - 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. - Gimli Glider

Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 42000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 1910 feet and maintain constant speed 211 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate - Scale

Swimming pool is long 110 m and 30 m wide. The plan of the city is shown as a rectangle with area 8.25 cm^{2}. What scale is the city plan? - Washer

Washing machine drum wash at 55 RPM. Washing machine motor pulley has diameter 6 cm. What must be the diameter of the drum machine pulley when the motor is at 333 RPM? - Observer

The observer sees straight fence 100 m long in 30° view angle. From one end of the fence is 153 m. How far is it from the another end of the fence? - Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower in Paris is 300 meters high, is made of steel. Its weight is 8000 tons. How tall is the tower model made of the same material, if it weigh is 2.4 kg? - Mast

Mast has 17 m long shadow on a slope rising from the mast foot in the direction of the shadow angle at angle 9.3°. Determine the height of the mast, if the sun above the horizon is at angle 44°30'. - Climb in percentage

The height difference between points A and B is 475 m. Calculate the percentage of route climbing if the horizontal distance places A, B is 7.4 km. - Floor

The floor area of the room is 31 m^{2}and has a width of 4.3 m. How many centimeters of circumference measured floor on the map at the scale 1:75? - Gear wheels

Two gear wheels, which fit together have number of teeth z_{1}=58 and z_{2}=149. Calculate the speed of the first wheel, if the second wheel rotates 1232 revolutions per minute. - Car range

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.

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