# Unit conversion + expression of a variable from formula - examples

- Two ships

The distance from A to B is 300km. At 7 am started from A to B a ferry with speed higher by 20 km/h than a ship that leaves at 8 o'clock from B to A. Both met at 10h 24min. Determine how far they will meet from A and when they reach the destination. - Pumps

Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo - Iron sphere

Iron sphere has weight 100 kg and density ρ = 7600 kg/m^{3}. Calculate the volume, surface and diameter of the sphere. - Vintner

How high can vintner fill keg with crushed red grapes if these grapes occupy a volume of 20 percent? Keg is cylindrical with a diameter of the base 1 m and a volume 9.42 hl. Start from the premise that says that fermentation will fill the keg (the number. - Prism - box

The base of prism is a rectangle with a side of 7.5 cm and 12.5 cm diagonal. The volume of the prism is V = 0.9 dm^{3}. Calculate the surface of the prism. - BMI index

Calculate BMI (body mass index, an index indicating obesity, overweight, normal weight, underweight) man weighing m = 71 kg and height h = 170 cm. Index is calculated according to equation (formula): ? With BMI index is possible to compare people of diff - Moon

We see Moon in the perspective angle 28'. Moon's radius is 1740 km at the time of the full moon. Calculate the mean distance of the Moon from the Earth. - Tree shadow

Tree perpendicular to the horizontal surface has a shadow 8.32 meters long. At the same time meter rod perpendicular to the horizontal surface has shadow 64 cm long. How tall is tree? - Pot

Calculate the height of 3 liter pot with shape cylinder with a diameter of 10 cm. - Aquarium 6

How high is the water level in the aquarium with a rectangular base 40cm and 50cm if it is filled 0,65hl of water? - Prism

The volume of tetrahedral prism is 2.43 m^{3}. Base of prism is a parallelogram in which a side 2,5dm and height ha = 18cm. Calculate the height of the prism. - Tetrahedral prism - rhomboid base

Calculate the area and volume tetrahedral prism that has base rhomboid shape and its dimensions are: a = 12 cm, b = 70 mm, v_a = 6 cm, v_h = 1 dm. - Tent

Calculate how many liters of air will fit in the tent that has a shield in the shape of an isosceles right triangle with legs r = 3 m long the height = 1.5 m and a side length d = 5 m. - Water in aquarium

The aquarium cuboid shape with a length of 25 cm and a width of 30 cm is 9 liters of water. Calculate the areas which are wetted with water. - Laths

There are two laths in the garage opposite one another: one 2 meters long and the other 3 meters long. They fall against each other and lean against the opposite walls of the garage both laths and touch at a height of 70 cm above the garage floor. How wide - Sugar cubes

The glass has 600 ml of tea, which represents 80% of the volume of the glass. If you put twenty regular sugar cubes of 2 cm in the tea, how many ml of tea are poured? - Prism

Calculate the height of the prism having a surface area 448.88 dm² wherein the base is square with a side of 6.2 dm. What will be its volume in hectoliters? - Average speed

When the bus stops at bus stops driving average speed is 45 km/h. If it did not stop it drive at speed 54 km/h. How many minutes of every hour it spend at stops? - Car and cyclist

Cyclist started from town at speed 18 km/h. After 1 hour 30 min started the car from town and caught up with the cyclist in 50 minutes. How fast was a car? - Two cyclists

Two cyclists started from crossing in the same time. One goes to the north speed 20 km/h, the second eastward at speed 26 km/h. What will be the direct distance cycling 30 minutes from the start?

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