Time + reason - examples
- Average age
The average age of all people at the celebration was equal to the number of people present. After the departure of one person who was 29 years old, average age was again equal to the number present. How many people were originally to celebrate?
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?
- Forestry workers
In the forest is employed 63 laborers planting trees in nurseries. For 11 hour work day would end job in 43 days. After 14 days, 22 laborers go forth. How many days is needed to complete a planting trees in nurseries by others, if they will work 15 hours
Route is long 203 km and the first day first regiment went at an average speed 20 km/h and journey back 19 km/h. The second day went second regiment same route at an average speed 18 km/h there and back. Which regiment will take route longer?
- Three cats
If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 110 cats eat 110 mice?
- Motion problem
From Bratislavy to Brna go car at speed 88 km/h. From Brna to Bratislavy go another car at speed 53 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 15 km away?
Mr. Radoslav calculated that excavation for a water connection dig for 10 days. His friend would take 7 days. Radoslav 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 man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
Monkey fell in 31 m deep well. Every day her scramble 3 meters, at night dropped back by 2 m. On that day it gets hangover from the well?
If you go at speed 6.1 km/h, you come to the station 51 minutes after leaving train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 17 km/h, you come to the station 43 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station?
- Bus vs. train
Bus started from point A 25 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 41 km/h, train 67 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the.
Cyclist started out of town at 20 km/h. After 0.6 hours car started behind him in the same direction and caught up with him for 52 minutes. How fast and how long went car from the city to caught cyclist?
- 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?
Cyclist started at 5:00 from point N to point O. After 20 minutes, followed him at the same speed the second cyclist. Walker, which went from O to N, started at 5:40. After 56 minutes he met the first cyclist and after next 16 minutes the second cyclist. D
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
- TV fail
The TV has after 10,000 hours average 35 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 500 hours of operation.
Trolleybus line No. 207 measured 26 km. If the trolleybus go faster by 7 km/h, the way there and back would is shorter by 12 minutes. Calculate the trolleybus speed and how much time it takes a return trip.
- Reconstruction of the corridor
Calculate how many minutes will be reduced to travel 192 km long railway corridor, where the maximum speed increases from 120 km/h to 160 km/h. Calculate how many minutes will shorten travel time, if we consider that the train must stop at 6 stations, eac
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
What power has a pump output to move 4502 hl of water to a height of 32 m for 5 hours?