Time - examples
- Water flow 2
How many litres of water will flow in 7 minutes from a cylindrical pipe 1 cm in diameter, if the water flows at a speed of 30 km per hour
- Train speed
Two guns were fired from the same place at an interval of 10 minutes and 30 seconds, but a person in a train approaching the place hears second shot 10 minutes after the first. The speed of the train (in km/hr), supposing that sound travels at 340 m/s is:
The sound travels 1 km in about 3 seconds. How far is the storm if there is a time interval of 8 seconds between lightning and thunder?
- Father 7
Father is 6 times older than his son. After 4 years, the father will only be 4 times older. What are their present ages?
The airplane from Prague to Bratislava was flying at a speed of 60 km/h less and back by 70 km/h greater than the original speed. What was the original speed if the plane returned to Prague according to the timetable?
Six of the painters paint 90 m of fence in five hours. For how long would the 4 painters paint a 45 meter fence? How many meters fence painted painters 5 for two hours?
How long have we trained on the pitch when we know that the warm-up took 10 minutes, we trained passes for one-third of the time and we played football half the time?
- Hr to min
Sue biked to school in 5/12 of an hour. How many minutes did it take her to ride to school?
- Five pumps
The water tank is filled with two pumps in 48 minutes. How long would it take to fill it with 5 same pumps?
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
- Three cats
If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 140 cats eat 140 mice?
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?
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?
A cyclist passes 88 km in 4 hours. How many kilometers he pass in 8 hours?
A man drinks a barrel of water for 39 days, woman for 64 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
Monkey fell in 33 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?
If you go at speed 5.1 km/h, you come to the station 37 minutes after leaving train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 28 km/h, you come to the station 38 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station?
The clock shows 12 hours. After how many minutes will agle between hour and minute hand 90°? Consider the continuous movement of both hands hours.