Reason + multiplication - examples
One brick is 2 kg and half a brick heavy. What is the weight of one brick?
- Forestry workers
In the forest is employed 63 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 11 hour work day would end job in 43 days. After 14 days, 22 laborers go forth. How many days is needed to complete a planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 15 hours
Gross wage was 1113 USD including 16% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
- Motion problem
From Bratislavy to Martina go car at speed 83 km/h. From Martina to Bratislavy go another car at speed 62 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 21 km away?
A man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
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One meter of the textile were discounted by 2.4 USD. Now 6 m of textile cost as before 3 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
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
If you go at speed 6.6 km/h, you come to the station 51 minutes after leaving train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 30 km/h, you come to the station 45 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station?
In human body the blood is about 7.7% body weight. How many kilograms of blood is in the human body with weight 96 kg?
- Bus vs. train
Bus started from point A 25 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 41 km/h, train 67 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the.
4 chickens give 4 eggs in 4 days. How many eggs can give 8 chickens for 8 days?
- Youth track
Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate size of subsidies to trip group of 17.
- School trip
School trip cost 340.8 USD for one class (24 students). How much would cost a trip for two classes? (both classes together have 44 students)
Two cats caught two mice in two days. How many mouses will catch 6 cats for 6 days?
How many ways can 7 people sit on 3 numbered chairs (eg seat reservation on the train)?
- Cu thief
The thief stole 121 meters copper wire with cross-section area of 101 mm2. Calculate how much money gets in the scrap redemption, if redeemed copper for 5.5 eur/kg? The density of copper is 8.96 t/m3.
On the meadow grazing horses, cows and sheep, together less than 200. If cows were 45 times more, horses 60 times more and sheep 35 times more than there are now, their numbers would equall. How many horses, cows and sheep are on the meadow together?
When gas consumption, the consumer may choose one of two rates: rate A - which pays 0.35 € per 1 m3 of gas a flat monthly fee of 3.6 € (regardless of consumption) rate B - which pays 0.295 € per 1 m3 of gas a flat monthly fee of 8.3 € From what monthl
What power has a pump output to move 4502 hl of water to a height of 32 m for 5 hours?