Time + fractions - examples

1. Forestry workers
In the forest is employed 56 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 8 hour work day would end job in 37 days. After 16 days, 9 laborers go forth? How many days are needed to complete planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 10 hours a d
2. Troops
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?
3. Motion problem
From Levíc to Košíc go car at speed 81 km/h. From Košíc to Levíc go another car at speed 69 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 27 km away?
4. Logic
A man can drink a barrel of water for 26 days, woman for 48 days. How many days will a barrel last between them?
5. Hands
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.
6. Motion2
Cyclist started out of town at 19 km/h. After 0.7 hours car started behind him in the same direction and caught up with him for 23 minutes. How fast and how long went car from the city to caught cyclist?
7. ŽSR
Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 118 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 4-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 885 €.
8. Pediatrician
Pediatrician this month of 20 working days takes 4 days holidays. What is the probability that on Monday will be at work?
Road repair took 10 days for 36 workers if they worked 9 hours a day. How many days take repair same road 37 workers if they work 8 per day?
10. Car
Car goes from point A to point B at speed 86 km/h and back 53 km/h. If they goes there and back at speed 67 km/h trip would take 10 minutes shorter. What is distance between points A and B?
11. TV fail
The TV has after 10,000 hours average 25 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 200 hours of operation.
12. Garden
Father dig up the garden in 9 hours. Son in 13 hours. How many hours take dig up the garden together?
13. Christmas
Calculate how much of the school year (202 days long) take Christmas holidays 19 days long. Expressed as a decimal number and as a percentage.
14. Clock
What time is now, if the time elapsed after noon is 2/10 of time that elapses before midnight?
15. Discounts on rail (ZSSK)
The railway company ZSSK offers a discount of 15% (REGIONAL) for 5 Eur/year. Calculate the real discount rate as a percentage, where passengers will travel 19 Eur per week.
16. Day
What part of the day is 23 hours 22 minutes? Express as a decimal number.
17. Pumps
Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo
18. Hiker
Hiker went half of trip the first day, the third of trip the second day and remaines 15 km. How long trip he planned?
19. Car
Car travels 1/3 of the trip on the first day, second day 2/5 of the trip and left even 340 km for next days. How long is the trip?
20. University bubble
You'll notice that the college up slowly every other high school. In Slovakia/Czech republic a lot of people studying political science, mass media communication, social work, many sorts of management MBA. Calculate how many times more earns clever 25-year

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