Time + reason - examples
- Highway tunnel
The highway tunnel was built from two ends in the north-south direction. The average daily performance of the "northern party" rasters was higher than the average daily power of the "southern party" of the rasters. After 55 business days, both parties met.
- Train delay
The train should be in the station for 10 minutes. It still has 32 km left. What is the expected delay if the train travels in 2 minutes 3 km except for the last section where it is 2 km in 5 minutes.
Susan's age will be after 12 years four times as much as twelve years ago. How old is Susan now?
- Wagons and cranes
Several of the same cranes unloaded 96 wagons. If there were 2 more cranes there would be less 8 wagons for each crane. How many cranes were here?
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 Košíc to Bratislavy go car at speed 76 km/h. From Bratislavy to Košíc go another car at speed 60 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 22 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?
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
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
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.
- TV fail
The TV has after 10,000 hours average 35 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 500 hours of operation.