Latest problems - page 11
- Father and son
When I was 11, my father was 35 years old. Today, my father has three times more years than me. How old is she?
Zdeněk picked up 15 l of water from a 100-liter full-water barrel. Write a fraction of what part of Zdeněk's water he picked.
A federal law requires that all residential toilets sold in the United States use no more than 1 3/5 gallons of water per flush. Prior to this legislation, conventional toilets used 3 2/5 gallons of water per flush. Find the amount of water saved in one ye
- Volume of cone
Find the volume of a right circular cone-shaped building with a height of 9 cm and a radius base of 7 cm.
- I think
I think a number. When I multiply it by five, and after that I subtract 477, I get the same number as if I multiplied it twice. What number do I think?
Twelve students work on a week forestry brigade. One hundred spruces will receive x CZK, one hundred pine y CZK. How many receive each one students did in one day if they planted a total of 25,000 spruces per week and 30,000 pine trees? Express by expressi
How many 19 element's subsets can be made from the 26 element set?
There are 200 draws in the raffle, but only 20 of them win. What is the probability of at least 4 winnings for a group of people who have bought 5 tickets together?
- Annual rainfall
The average annual rainfall is 686 mm. How many liters will fall on the 1-hectare field?
- Bread to kilos
They brought in d two kilos and t three kilos of bread to the store. By the end of the day, 14 two-kg bread were sold. How many kilos of bread remained in the store by the next day?
- Sum of squares
The sum of squares above the sides of the rectangular triangle is 900 cm2. Calculate content of square over the triangle's hypotenuse.
Find the circumference of the table, where the long side is 1.28 meters and the short side is 86 cm.
Three-quarters of an unknown number are 4/5. What is 5/6 of this unknown number?
A 60 W bulb consumes 0.12 kWh of electricity. How long did she stand light without a break?
- Water tank
A 288 hectoliter of water was poured into the tank with dimensions 12 m and 6 m bottom and 2 m depth. What part of the volume of the tank water occupied? Calculate the surface of tank wetted with water.
Two turners perform joint work in 3 hours. The first turner would perform the job himself in 7 hours. How long would the same job last for a second turner if he worked alone?
- Cinema tickets
Cinema sold 180 tickets this Thursday, which is 20%. Monday 14%, Tuesday 6%, Wednesday 9%, Friday 24%, Saturday 12%, and Sunday 15%. How many tickets were sold per week?
The amount that Susan charges per hour for babysitting are directly proportional to the number of children she is watching. She charges $4.50 for 3 kids. How much would she charge to babysit 5 kids?
- Rectangle area
The length of a rectangle of x units is increased by 10% and its width of y units is increased by 15%. What is the ratio of the area of the old rectangle to the area if the new rectangle?
- Mixture 2
How many liters of water must be added to 7 liters of a 20% solution to obtain a 10% solution?