Time + ratio - examples
- 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?
- 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
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?
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?
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 1870 feet and maintain constant speed 212 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate
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 €.
- Road repair
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?
Pediatrician this month of 21 working days takes 3 days holidays. What is the probability that on Monday will be at work?
- Daily average
Calculate the average temperature during the day, when 13 hours was 22 °C and 11 hours was 17 °C.
Two workers would make installation of greenhouses for 54 hours. For how many hours does the installation 9 workers?
- TV fail
The TV has after 10,000 hours average 25 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 200 hours of operation.
- Salary raise
Monthly salary was 2390 Eur. During the year it was raised to 2617 Eur. Calculate the month from salary was increased that employee earned 29361 Eur during whole year.
At 8:40 the ship set sail at 12 km/h. At 19:10 followed by at 29 km/h sail boat. When sail boat catches up the ship? How many minutes will catch up took?
Car is going 95 km per hour. How long distance goes in 1 minute?
On the tourist map at a scale of 1 : 50000 is distance between two points along a straight road 3.7 cm. How long travels this distance on a bike at 30 km/h? Time express in minutes.
- Discounts on rail (ZSSK)
The railway company ZSSK offers a discount of 25% (KLASIK RAILPLUS) for 35 Eur/year. Calculate the real discount rate as a percentage, where passengers will travel 20 Eur per week.