Reason - examples - page 2

  1. Forestry workers
    forestry_workers In the forest is employed 56 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 8 hour work day would end job in 37 days. After 16 days, 9 laborers go forth? How many days is needed to complete planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 10 hours a da
  2. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses?
  3. Three cats
    three_cats If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 210 cats eat 210 mice?
  4. Troops
    regiment 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?
  5. Motion problem
    dragway 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?
  6. Excavation
    vykop_ryha 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?
  7. Logic
    blue-barrel A man drinks a barrel of water for 26 days, woman for 48 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
  8. Root
    root_quadrat The root of the equation ? is: ?
  9. Monkey
    monkey Monkey fell in 38 m deep well. Every day her scramble 3 meters, at night dropped back by 2 m. On that day it gets hangover from the well?
  10. Diophantus
    diofantos_1 We know little about this Greek mathematician from Alexandria, except that he lived around 3rd century A.D. Thanks to an admirer of his, who described his life by means of an algebraic riddle, we know at least something about his life. Diophantus's youth l
  11. Motion
    cyclist_1 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?
  12. Store
    pave 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.
  13. Chickens
    chickens 2 chickens give 2 eggs in 2 days. How many eggs can give 8 chickens for 8 days?
  14. Blood
    krv In human body the blood is about 7.2% body weight. How many kilograms of blood is in the human body with weight 93 kg?
  15. Z9-I-4
    numbers_30 Kate thought a five-digit integer. She wrote the sum of this number and its half at the first line to the workbook. On the second line wrote a total of this number and its one fifth. On the third row she wrote a sum of this number and its one nines. Fi
  16. Bus vs. train
    bus_vs_train Bus started from point A 10 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 49 km/h, train 77 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the.
  17. Chickens and rabbits
    pipky In the yard were chickens and rabbits. They had 28 heads and 82 legs. How many chickens and how many rabbits was in the yard?
  18. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  19. River
    river From the observatory 14 m high and 32 m from the river bank, river width appears in the visual angle φ = 20°. Calculate width of the river.
  20. Washer
    pracka 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?

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