Unit conversion - 9th grade (14y) - examples
- Scientific notation
Approximately 7.5x105 gallons of water flow over a waterfall each second. There are 8.6x104 seconds in 1 day. Select the approximate number of gallons of water that flow over the waterfall in 1 day.
After three 10° beers consumed in a short time there are 5.1 g of alcohol in 5 kg adult human blood. How much is it per mille?
Calculate how many promiles river Vltava average falls, if on section long 928 km flowing water from 1592 m AMSL to 108 m AMSL.
The rectangle is 11 cm long and 45 cm wide. Determine the radius of the circle circumscribing rectangle.
How many times a day hands on a clock overlap?
Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%.
The swimming pool is 10 m wide and 22 m long and 191 cm deep. How many hectoliters of water is in it, if the water is 9 cm below its upper edge.
From the crossing of two perpendicular roads started two cyclists (each at different road). One runs at average speed 24 km/h, the second at average speed 16 km/h. Determine the distance between them after 35 minutes cycling.
- 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
Swimming pool is long 110 m and 30 m wide. The plan of the city is shown as a rectangle with area 8.25 cm2. What scale is the city plan?
Surface of the sphere is 2820 cm2, weight is 71 kg. What is its density?
- Widescreen monitor
Computer business hit by a wave of widescreen monitors and televisions. Calculate the area of the LCD monitor with a diagonal size 20 inches at ratio 4:3 and then 16:9 aspect ratio. Is buying widescreen monitors with same diagonal more advantageous tha
Fire tank has cuboid shape with a rectangular floor measuring 13.7 m × 9.8 m. Water depth is 2.4 m. Water was pumped from the tank into barrels with a capacity of 2.7 hl. How many barrels were used, if the water level in the tank fallen 5 cm? Wr
Right angle prism, whose base is right triangle with leg a = 7 cm and hypotenuse c = 15 cm has same volume as a cube with an edge length of 3 dm. a) Determine the height of the prism b) Calculate the surface of the prism c) What percentage of the cube
- Slope of track
Calculate the average slope (in promiles and even in degrees) of the rail tracks between Prievidza (309 m AMSL) and Nitra (167 m AMSL), if the track is 77 km long.
- Engineer Kažimír
The difference between politicians-demagogues and reasonable person with at least primary education beautifully illustrated by the TV show example. "Engineer" Kažimír says that during their tenure there was a large decline in the price of natural gas, pri
- Circular pool
The base of pool is circle with a radius r = 10 m excluding circular segment that determines chord length 10 meters. Pool depth is h = 2m. How many hectoliters of water can fit into the pool?
- The cyclist
The cyclist went from village to town. First half of journey went at 20 km/h. The second half of the journey, which mostly fell, went at 39 km/h. All journey took 88 minutes. Calculate the distance from the village to the town.
- Climb in percentage
The height difference between points A and B is 587 m. Calculate the percentage of route climbing if the horizontal distance places A, B is 4.8 km.
- Plastic pipe
Calculate weight of the plastic pipe with diameter d = 70 mm and length 380 cm if the wall thickness is 4 mm and the density of plastic is 1367 kg/m3.