Time + reason - examples
- Adam and Ben
When Ben is so many years old to Adam today, Adam will be 23 years old. When Adam was as old as Ben, Ben was two years old. How old is today Ben and Adam?
- April (month)
April has 30 days. Roman saves his money in the box for the whole month. Every third day you saves 10 cents. How many cents did Roman saved during the whole month when start saving on April 1?
The grandfather is three years older than an grandmother. The average age of the grandmother, the grandfather and their seven grandchildren is 28 years. The grandchildren have a total of 105 years. Calculate how old is grandfather.
- Three cats
If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 140 cats eat 140 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?
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
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?
Five mates traveled and the journey they lasted 195 minutes. How long would travel only one of them?
- 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 workers
The first worker completed the task by himself in 9 hours, the second in 18 hours. After two hours of joint work left first worker to a doctor and the second finished the job himself. How many hours worked second worker himself?
- 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.
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?
- 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
- 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?