# Reason - examples

- A cylinder

A cylinder 108 cm high has a circumference of 24 cm. A string makes exactly 6 complete turns around the cylinder while its two ends touch the cylinder's top and bottom. (forming a spiral around the cylinder). How long is the string in cm? - Soaps

Each box has the same number of soaps. A quarter of all boxes contain only white soaps, and in each of the remaining 120 boxes there are always half the white soaps and half the green. White soaps total 1200. (a) the number of all soap boxes; (b) the sma - Average age

The company of five people has an average age of 46 years. The average age of the first four is 43 years. How many years has the fifth member of this company? - Seven

Seven friends agree to send everyone a holiday card. How many postcards were sent? - Dice

We throw five times the dice. What is the probability that six fits exactly twice? - Rhombus 29

One of the diagonals of a rhombus is equal to a side of the rhombus. Find the angles of the rhombus. - Test points

If you earned 80% of the possible 40 points, how many points did you miss to get 100%? - Equilateral triangle

A square is inscribed into an equilateral triangle with a side of 10 cm. Calculate the length of the square side. - 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. - Brick

One brick is 6 kg and half a brick heavy. What is the weight of one brick? - Garden

Area of square garden is 4/5 of triangle garden with sides 24 m, 15 m and 15 m. How many meters of fencing need to fence a square garden? - Trapezoid MO

The rectangular trapezoid ABCD with right angle at point B, |AC| = 12, |CD| = 8, diagonals are perpendicular to each other. Calculate the perimeter and area of the trapezoid. - Pool

If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 18 hours. First inlet filled pool 10 hour longer than second. How long pool is filled with two inlets separately? - Forestry workers

In the forest is employed 64 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 8 hour work day would end job in 35 days. After 12 days, 20 laborers go forth. How many days is needed to complete a planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 9 hours a - Bonus

Gross wage was 1430 USD including 23% bonus. How many USD were bonuses? - Three cats

If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 140 cats eat 140 mice? - 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 Martina to Bratislavy go car at speed 76 km/h. From Bratislavy to Martina go another car at speed 53 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 19 km away? - Excavation

Mr. Billy calculated that excavation for a water connection dig for 12 days. His friend would take 10 days. Billy worked 3 days alone. Then his friend came to help and started on the other end. On what day since the beginning of excavation they met? - Logic

A man drinks a barrel of water for 39 days, woman for 64 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?

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