Time - high school - examples
- 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
If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 9 hours. First inlet filled pool 8 hour longer than second. How long pool is filled with two inlets separately?
A man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
How many times a day hands on a clock overlap?
Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%.
- Gimli Glider
Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 45000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 2080 feet and maintain constant speed 196 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate
- Two cars
Two cars started against each other at the same time to journey long 225 km. First car went 35 km/h and second 48 km/h. What distance will be between this cars 20 minutes before meet?
Crystal grows every month 2.9 promile of its mass. For how many months to grow a crystal from weight 310 g to 482 g?
The tale of the Seven Ravens were seven brothers, each of whom was born exactly 1.5 years after the previous one. When the eldest of the brothers was 4-times older than the youngest, mother all curse. How old was seven ravens brothers when their mother cur
- Daily average
Calculate the average temperature during the day, when 14 hours was 20 °C and 10 hours was 15 °C.
- TV fail
The TV has after 10,000 hours average 35 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 500 hours of operation.
- The cyclist
The cyclist went from village to town. First half of journey went at 19 km/h. The second half of the journey, which mostly fell, went at 33 km/h. All journey took 67 minutes. Calculate the distance from the village to the town.
- Train and car
The train and the car started at a constant speed to journey. When the train travels 78 km, the car travels 64 km. How many km travels the train when the car travels 78 km?
- Negative percentage
In 2003, the company had a loss of 25600 Euros. Two years later he was already in profit 25200 Eur. Calculate what percentage of the company increased profits in this two years.
Camel owner wants to get out of the city into oasis. He bought 3000 bananas, which wants to sell in oasis. However oasis from the city divided 1,000 kilometers of desert. Camel can carry at one time up to 1000 bananas, and for every kilometer traveled, ea
At 15:20 the ship set sail at 16 km/h. At 17:50 followed by at 41 km/h sail boat. When sail boat catches up the ship? How many minutes will catch up took?
From the cottage started first group of tourists at 10:00 AM at speed 4 km/h. The second started after them 39 minutes later at speed 6 km/h. How long and how many kilometers from the cottage will catch the first group?
On the tourist map at a scale of 1 : 100000 is distance between two points along a straight road 5.4 cm. How long travels this distance on a bike at 23 km/h? Time express in minutes.
- Pedestrian up-down hill
Pedestrian goes for a walk first at plane at 4 km/h, then uphill 3 km/h. Then it is in the middle of the route, turns back and goes downhill at speed 6 km/h. Total walk was 6 hours. How many kilometers went pedestrian?
- Compound interest
Calculate time when deposit in the bank with interest 2% p.a. doubles.