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  1. Ratio of two unknown numbers
    numbers2_23 Two numbers are given. Their sum is 30. We calculate one-sixth of a larger number and add to both numbers. So we get new numbers whose ratio is 5:7. Which two numbers were given?
  2. Mason with assistant
    workers_15 Mason had to complete the work in 10 days. Two and a half days later his assistant arrived. Together they completed the work in next three and a half days. How many days would he need an assistant for the same work?
  3. Direct route
    tourists From two different places A and B connected by a direct route, Adam (from city A) and Bohus (from city B) started at a constant speed. As Adam continued to go from A to B, Bohus turned around at the time of their meeting and at the same speed he returned t
  4. Cars speeds
    cars_17 Distance from city A to city B is 108 km. Two cars were simultaneously started from both places. The speed of a car coming from city A was 2 km/h higher than the second car. What was the speed of each car if they met in 54 minutes?
  5. Odd numbers
    friends4_2 The sum of four consecutive odd numbers is 1048. Find those numbers ...
  6. Two numbers
    fractal_6 The sum of the two numbers is 1. Find both numbers if you know that half of the first is equal to one seventh of the second number.
  7. Testing
    test_3 Students of high school have 10 points for each good solved task. The wrong answer is deducted by 5 points. After solving 20 tasks, student Michael had 80 points. How many tasks did he solve correctly and how many wrong?
  8. How old
    boy_3 The student who asked how many years he answered: "After 10 years I will be twice as old than as I was four years ago. How old is student?
  9. Cars 6
    car_15 At 9:00 am two cars started from the same town and traveled at a rate of 35 miles per hour and the other car traveled at a rate of 40 miles per hour. After how many hours will the cars be 30 miles apart?
  10. Boys and girls 2
    boy_2 The ratio of boys to girls in math club is 4:3 . After 8 more girls joined the Club, the ratio become 1:1. How many members are there in the club now?
  11. Money 6
    penize_41 Lita had some money. She spent 1/2 of it on a hand bag and 1/3 of the remainder of the blouse. She had 260.00. How much money did she have at start?
  12. Two cuboids
    cuboid_13 Find the volume of cuboidal box whose one edge is: a) 1.4m and b) 2.1dm
  13. Bathroom 2
    tiles_5 A bathroom is 2.4 meters long and 1.8 meters wide. How many square tiles 1 dm on each side are to be used to cover it?
  14. Pipe cross section
    pipe1 The pipe has an outside diameter 1100 mm and the pipe wall is 100 mm thick. Calculate the cross section of this pipe.
  15. Doctor 2
    heart A doctor noted the Diastolic Blood Pressure (DBP) of a large number of patients. Later, he scrambled the data to keep the privacy of his patients. Based on the scrambled dataset, he finds that the lower inner fence is equal to 50 and the upper inner fenc
  16. Unknown number 24
    numbs_6 f we add 20, we get 50% of its triple. What is this unknown number?
  17. Six terms
    sequence_geo_3 Find the first six terms of the sequence a1 = -3, an = 2 * an-1
  18. Parcel 4
    usd_3 To send a parcel by messenger within city limits costs 60 cents for the first pound and 48 cents for each additional pound. What is the cost, in cents, of sending a parcel weighing p=6 pounds?
  19. Mail train
    train_freight_3 The speed of mail train is 1370 meter per minute. Express it in miles per hour correct to three significant figure . Given that 1 meter =39.37 inches.
  20. Garage
    garaz2 There are two laths in the garage opposite one another: one 2 meters long and the second 3 meters long. They fall against each other and stay against the opposite walls of the garage and both laths cross 70 cm above the garage floor. How wide is the garag

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