# Time - examples - page 14

1. Pumps
First pump flows 16 liters per second into the basin by the second pump 75% of the first and by third pump half more than the second. How long will take fill basin by all three pumps simultaneously volume 15 m3 (cubic meters)?
2. Direct route
From two different places A and B connected by a direct route, Adam (from city A) and Bohus (from city B) started at a constant speed. As Adam continued to go from A to B, Bohus turned around at the time of their meeting and at the same speed he returned t
3. Harvesters
The first harvester reaps the grain from land for 24 hours, the second harvester for 16 hours. For how many hours will take harvest by two harvesters, but the second harvester started working four hours later than the first?
4. Painters
One painter could paint a school for 7 days. The second one for 6 days. It was necessary to paint the school in two days. Next painter was invited and all worked together. How long would this painter painted the school itself?
5. Znojmo
From Znojmo to Brno started truck with a trailer at an average speed 53 km per hour. Against him 14 minutes later from Brno started car with an average speed of 1.2-times greater than the truck. How long and how far from Znojmo, they meet if the distanc
6. Great Wall of China
Great Wall of China is long 8880 km. Historically valuable however is only 30% of its length. What amount of insurance pays the Peoples Republic of China a month for this monument, if the insurance company charges \$ 10 per year per kilometer of historic s
7. Mukls
The working group, in which 6 workers would ordered job completed within 21 working days. How many workers must be accept yet that the contract will be completed in 14 working days?
8. Speeds
George pass on the way to school distance 200 meters in 165 seconds. What is the average walking speed in m/s and km/h?
9. Coins
On coins found was stated that from the year 87 BC. It is right?
10. Cooks
Four cooks cleaned 5 kg of potatoes for 10 minutes. How many cook would have to work clean 9 kg of potatoes for 12 minutes?
11. Two tributaries
Two tributaries of the pool fill it in 10 hours. One of the tributaries would fill 15 hours. How long would fill the first tributary?
12. G forces
Calculate deceleration of car (as multiple of gravitational acceleration g = 9.81 m/s2) which occurs when a car in a frontal collision slows down uniformly from a speed 111 km/h to 0 km/h in 1.2 meters trajectory.
13. Train expres
At 8.00 strarted from Bratislava to Poprad express Tatry. Cities are distant 340 kilometers. At the same time started from Poprad express Danube to Bratislava. Express Tatry's average speed is 80 km/h, Danube 90 km/h. At what distance from Poprad trains w
14. Otto and Joachim
Otto and Joachim go through the woods. After some time Otto tire and make 15 minutes stop. Joachim meanwhile continues at 5 km/h. Otto when he set off again, first running speed of 7 km/h, but it keep only 30 sec and 1 minute must continue at 3 km/h. This.
15. Distance runner
Distance runner already climbed three fifths of the total route. Thus passed 90 km. How many km he have to stop? How long is his route?
16. Truck PRG-BA
Truck driving on highway from Prague to Bratislava at average speed of 72 km/h. At the moment when the truck passes 54 kilometer from Prague passenger car departs from Prague which travel to Bratislava at speed 90 km/h. When and where (at waht highway ki
17. Diplomas
Suzanne helped write out diplomas. Issuance its first took 3 minutes, each next 2.3 minutes. How much time it will take to write out n=16 diplomas (including the first), write out this pace?
18. Workshop
In the workshop have to be produced for 5 days 2000 components. How many components must be produced in the workshop every day and how much per hour, if shift is 8 hours.
19. Two trains meet
From A started at 7:15 express train at speed 85 km/h to B. From B started passenger train at 8:30 in the direction to A and at speed 55 km/h. The distance A and B is 386 1/4 km. At what time and at what distance from B the two trains meet?
20. Cars 2
Opava is 360 km distance from Prešov. At 8:00 hour two cars started against each other from this cities at average speeds 88 km/h and 121 km/h. At what hour its will meet and what distance its travel if car started from Prešov is faster?

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