Time + reason - examples
Group of workers washing half of the windows of the building in two hours. How long will take half the workers wash all the windows of the building?
- Three cats
If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 290 cats eat 290 mice?
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?
A man drinks a barrel of water for 31 days, woman for 58 days, for how many days they drink barrel together?
- Christmas Day
In leap years was 53 Sundays. On what day of the week fell to Christmas Day?
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?
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?
- Two workers
Two workers together execute some work in 10 days. The first worker would have done himself in 20 days. How many days would have done himself a second worker?
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
- 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
- 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?
On coins found was stated that from the year 87 BC. It is right?
- 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.
- Dog II
Journey from a rangers' home to the town is 12 km. Mr. ranger started from his home and went 6 km per hour. His women came from the town and also went 6 km per hour. With ranger started dog and runs in 11 km in 1 hour. The dog went to ranger's women then
Five mates traveled and the journey they lasted 195 minutes. How long would travel only one of them?
- Motion problem
From Bratislavy to Martina go car at speed 83 km/h. From Martina to Bratislavy go another car at speed 62 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 21 km away?
When we add to the difference between the numbers 1704 and 654 the difference numbers 14920 and 14042, we get a year in which television was invented. How many years people known the TV?
- 5 pumps
Five pump to pump 3 hours 1600 hl of water. How long pumped same amount of water 4 pumps?
- Salary raise
Monthly salary was 2167 Eur. During the year it was raised to 2364 Eur. Calculate the month from salary was increased that employee earned 27186 Eur during whole year.
The monthly fee for the phone is 12 USD and for phone unit 0.07 USD. How much family pay phone in the first quarter Q1, if on January 1 had on the counter 97721 units and on April 1 98115 units.