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  1. Water block
    cukr_8 A block with a 50 cm2 base is filled with water 5 cm under the edge. How many can sugar cubes with 2 cm edge be thrown into a container that overflow water?
  2. Volume and body diagonal
    kvader11_11 Calculate how much the volume and body diagonal of the cuboid decrease if we reduce each of its three edges a, b, c by 18%?
  3. Rainfall
    rain_6 A rectangular garden of 25m in length and width 20m in width fall 4mm of water. Express by a fraction in basic form what part of the 60-hectolitre tank we would fill with this water.
  4. Conical area
    cones_2 A right angled triangle has sides a=11 and b=10 in right angle. The hypotenuse is c. If the triangle rotates on the c side as axis, find the volume and surface area of conical area created by this rotation.
  5. Quadrangular pyramid
    komoly Calculate the surface area and volume of a regular quadrangular pyramid: sides of bases (bottom, top): a1 = 18 cm, a2 = 6cm angle α = 60 ° (Angle α is the angle between the side wall and the plane of the base.) S =? , V =?
  6. Cylinder horizontally
    CylindricalSegment_1000 The cylinder with a diameter of 3 m and a height/length of 15 m is laid horizontally. Water is poured into it, reaching a height of 60 cm below the axis of the cylinder. How many hectoliters of water is in the cylinder?
  7. Three cubes
    cubes3 The body was created by gluing three identical cubes. Its volume is 192 cm3. What is its surface in dm2?
  8. Pool
    pool 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?
  9. Cube in a sphere
    cube_in_sphere The cube is inscribed in a sphere with volume 6598 cm3. Determine the length of the edges of a cube.
  10. Axial section
    cone2 Axial section of the cone is equilateral triangle with area 300 m2. Calculate volume of the cone.
  11. Cuboid
    cuboid Cuboid with edge a=14 cm and body diagonal u=42 cm has volume V=10976 cm3. Calculate the length of the other edges.
  12. Cuboid
    cuboid_1 The cuboid has a surface area 3380 cm2, the length of its edges are in the ratio 4:3:1. Calculate the volume of the cuboid.
  13. Pool
    swimming-pool The swimming pool is 4 m wide and 20 m long and 156 cm deep. How many hectoliters of water is in it, if the water is 9 cm below its upper edge.
  14. Transforming cuboid
    cube Cuboid with dimensions 5 cm, 14 and 17 cm is converted into a cube with the same volume. What is its edge length?
  15. Cubes
    squares_2 One cube is inscribed sphere and the other one described. Calculate difference of volumes of cubes, if the difference of surfaces in 137 cm2.
  16. Sphere
    1sphere Surface of the sphere is 2260 cm2, weight is 52.2 kg. What is its density?
  17. Pipes
    water_pipe Water pipe has a cross-section 1420 cm2. An hour has passed 831 m3 of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm2 per 8 hours if water flow same speed?
  18. Tanks
    hasici Fire tank has cuboid shape with a rectangular floor measuring 11 m × 14.3 m. Water depth is 1.3 m. Water was pumped from the tank into barrels with a capacity of 3.9 hl. How many barrels were used, if the water level in the tank fallen 3 cm? Wri
  19. Cylinders
    cylinders Area of the side of two cylinders is same rectangle of 45 cm × 32 cm. Which cylinder has a larger volume and by how much?
  20. Density - simple example
    mercury Material of density of 1278 kg/m3 occupies a container volume of 80 cm3. What is its mass?

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