System of equations - examples - page 12

  1. The farmer
    kombajn The farmer harvested 840 tons of grain in 2006, which was 44% less than in 2005, and one-fifth more than in 2004. How many tons of grain harvested in years 2005 and 2004?
  2. Passenger car and truck
    2cars From Kutna Hora left at 11:00 clock a truck at 60 km/h. At 12:30 behind him started passenger car at average speed 80 km/h. At what time and how far from Kutna Hora overtake a passenger car truck?
  3. Two pipes
    2pipes One pipe fill one-fifth volume 20 minutes before by second one. The two pipes together will fill the tank in two hours. How long is will fill tank each pipe separately?
  4. Crown coins
    coins_1 Jana saves two-crown and five-crown coins. She has ten coins in the cashier. How many two crowns and how many five crowns shw have if she saved 29 crowns?
  5. Legs
    zidle In the room are four-legged chairs, three-legged stool, and all are sitted with (one) people. I counted all the leg room and there were a total of 39. How many are there chairs, stool and people?
  6. Geometric sequence
    cralici In the geometric sequence is a4 = 20 a9 = -160. Calculate the first member a1 and quotient q.
  7. Parabola
    parabola_1 Find the equation of a parabola that contains the points at A[6; -5], B[14; 9], C[23; 6]. (use y = ax2+bx+c)
  8. Cars speeds
    cars_17 Distance from city A to city B is 108 km. Two cars were simultaneously started from both places. The speed of a car coming from city A was 2 km/h higher than the second car. What was the speed of each car if they met in 54 minutes?
  9. Three workers
    3workers Three workers were rewarded CZK 9200 and the money divided by the work they have done. First worker to get twice than the second, the second three times more than the third. How much money each worker received?
  10. Cargo
    kon-povoz Weight of cargo car is 761 kg. Weight of car is 23% of the total weight of car+cargo. What is the weight of the cargo load?
  11. Eva
    susienky When Eva buys 8 packages of cookies 4 CZK left her. If she wanted to buy 10 packages, she would have to borrow 20 CZK. How much money has Eva in her wallet?
  12. Ratio of two unknown numbers
    numbers2_23 Two numbers are given. Their sum is 30. We calculate one-sixth of a larger number and add to both numbers. So we get new numbers whose ratio is 5:7. Which two numbers were given?
  13. Rectangular field
    field One dimension of the rectangular field is 56 m greater than second dimension. If each side of the rectangle increases by 10 m, increases the surface field is 1480 m2 . Determine dimencions of the field.
  14. Three men
    GUYS Alex is half younger than Jan, which is one-third younger than George. The sum of their ages is 48. How are these three men old?
  15. Have solution
    numbers_44 The sum of four consecutive even numbers is 96. Determine these numbers.
  16. The city
    m_f In the city is 2/4 of women married to 3/4 men. What percentage of townspeople is single (not married)?
  17. James
    nine James paints a fence. If every day instead of 14 planks painted 16 would be done on one day earlier. How many of planks has a fence altogether?
  18. Diamond diagonals
    kosostvorec_9 Calculate the diamond's diagonal lengths if its content is 156 cm2 and the side length is 13 cm.
  19. Purchase
    supermarket Three buyers pay € 468. The first paid 3-times more than second, third half over second. How many euros paid each of them?
  20. Null points
    absolute value Calculate the roots of the equation: ?

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