# Statistics - examples

- Profit growth

The profit of a company increased by 25% during the year 1992, increased by 40% during the year 1993, decreased by 20% in the year 1994 and increased by 10% during the year 1995. Find the average growth in the profit level over the four years periods? - Athletic competition

In a 400 meter athletic competition, a participant covers the distance as given below. find the average speed? first 80 meters 10 m/s next 240 meters 7.5 m/s last 80 meters 10 m/s - Carpenters

Carpenters 1 and 2 spend 10 days and 5 days respectively to make one table. If 50 tables were made by the first carpenter and 30 tables were made by the second carpenter, What is the average time spent on the products? - MG=7x-15,

MG=7x-15, FG=33, x=? Point M is the midpoint of FG. Find unknown x. - Midpoint 6

FM=8a+1, FG=42, a=? Point M is the midpoint of FG. Find unknown a. - Find midpoint

FM=5y+13, MG=5-3y, FG=? M is the midpoint of FG. Use the given information to find the missing measure or value. - Ten cashiers

Ten cashiers are open at Tesco. Customers wait an average of 15 minutes. How many other cashiers have to open to reduce the waiting time by 4 minutes? - Flowerbed

Ondra digs the bed in 20 minutes. Cuba in 30 minutes. For how long do they dig together? - Family

94 boys are born per 100 girls. Determine the probability that there are two boys in a randomly selected family with three children. - Boys and girls

There are 11 boys and 18 girls in the classroom. Three pupils will answer. What is the probability that two boys will be among them? - Average height

The average height of all pupils is 162 cm. The class teacher's height is 178 cm. The average height of all (teacher and all pupils) is 163 cm. Calculate the number of pupils in the class. - Average temperature

The average temperature from Monday to Sunday was 40.5 and the average temperature from Monday to Saturday was 42.8. What was the temperature on Sunday? - Pool

If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 18 hours. First inlet filled pool 6 hour longer than second. How long pool is filled with two inlets separately? - Logic

A man drinks a barrel of water for 26 days, woman for 48 days, for how many days they drink barrel together? - Coffee

In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......248 Kč/kg II. kind......134 Kč/kg III. kind.....270 Kč/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 10:7:7 create a mixture. What will be the price of 1100 grams of this mixture? - Transforming cuboid

Cuboid with dimensions 8 cm, 13 and 16 cm is converted into a cube with the same volume. What is its edge length? - Vinegar 2

How many percentage of getvinegar solution, if we mix to 2 liters of 5.9% and 2 liters of 3.5% vinegar? - Area of RT

Calculate the area of a right triangle which hypotenuse has length 10 and one hypotenuse segment has lenght 5. - Tractors

Fields go plow two tractors with various performance. The first tractor plow whole field in 11 hours, the second tractor plow whole field 19 hours longer. How long take plow whole field with two tractors? - Cyclist

Cyclist goes uphill 10 km for 50 minutes and downhill minutes for 29 minutes, both applied to the pedals same force. How long he pass 10 km by plane?

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