Time - examples - page 22
Peter's badminton class starts a quarter past two PM. He came at 13:16 . Does Peter arrive on time?
- How old
The student who asked how many years he answered: "After 10 years I will be twice as old than as I was four years ago. How old is student?
- Fuel mileage
You have 3/8 tank of fuel. Estimate fuel consumption @ 6mpg. Estimate speed @ 50mph. Your fuel tank holds 200 gals. Figure out fuel mileage.
- Timber log
The ship goes from point x to y. Downstream it takes 4 hours, upstream 6 hours. How long does it take from a point x to y a log?
Viera bought a videotape on which you can record programs with a total length of 240 minutes. She recorded a sci fi movie 1 hour and 28 minutes long, five ten-minute sessions "aerobics at home." Can she fits on the tape even film of Robin Hood who takes a
- April (month)
April has 30 days. Roman saves his money in the box for the whole month. Every third day you saves 10 cents. How many cents did Roman saved during the whole month when start saving on April 1?
- Earth and Sun
Earth is 150 million km away from the Sun, 300,000 km of sunlight travels in 1 second. How long will the light come from the Sun to the Earth?
Novak needed to dig up three of the same pit in the garden. The first pit dug father alone for 15 hours. His second dig son helped him and it did that in six hours. The third pit dug son himself. How long it took him?
- Working together
One painter paint the nursery in 10 days, the second in 8 days. How many days will the nursery be painted if they work together?
- Cars 6
At 9:00 am two cars started from the same town and traveled at a rate of 35 miles per hour and the other car traveled at a rate of 40 miles per hour. After how many hours will the cars be 30 miles apart?
Seven hens breeder has supplied 350 eggs. How long can deliver, if each of its chickens can withstand at least 5 eggs for week?
1 mason casts 30.8 meters square in 8 hours. How long casts 4 masons 178 meters square?
Drivers of passenger cars have calculated that at a speed of 60 km/h arrives at destination within 40 minutes. After 20 km refrain five minutes due a technical failure. How fast must go the rest of the way to the finish came at the scheduled time?
4 cows spent 16 bags of hay in 5 days. How many bags of hay sacks is needed for 5 cows for seven days?
- Two ages
Gabrielle is 9 years younger than Mikhail. The sum of their ages is 87. What is Mikhail's age?
- Journey to school
On the way to school I went steady step. In the first half of the journey, I counted every second step, in the second half every third. How many steps I do when I went to school if I counted double step are 250 more than three steps?
- Three children
3 children eat 8 chocolates in 6 days. How many chocolates 6 children eat in 18 days?
John has collected half a bucket of raspberries in 45 minutes, Eva collects the whole bucket in an hour. How many minutes it would take to fill a bucket if the two children work together?
Mom is 42 years old and her daughters 13 and 19. After how many years will mother as old as her daughter together?
- Job task
After two hours and 40 minutes the job is finished. Compared to last year we were 40 minutes faster. What is the percentage increase to our performance?