# Latest word problems

1. Ages
Father is 36 years old, his daughter is 4 years old. Write down the ratio of the age of father and daughter. In what ratio will the ages of father and daughter after 4 years?
2. Age ratio
Janko is 14 years old. The age ratio of Janka and Zuzka is 2: 3. What was the ratio seven years ago?
3. Berry Smoothie
Rory has 5/8 cup of milk. How much milk does she have left after she doubles the recipe of the smoothie? Berry Smoothie: 2 cups strawberries 1 cup blueberries 1/4 cup milk 1 tbsp (tablespoon) sugar 1/2 tsp (teaspoon) lemon juice 1/8 tsp (teaspoon) vanil
4. Empty and full
An empty can has a mass of 1/6 lb. When it is filled with sand, it has a mass of 7/12 lb. Find the mass of the sand in the can?
5. Sum of the edges
The sum of the lengths of all edges of the cube is 72 cm. How many cm2 of colored paper are we going to use for sticking?
6. Rate 3
A liquid is heated at a rate of 5 degrees Celsius per minute. If the temperature now is at 39 degrees Celsius, after how long will the temperature be 94 degrees Celsius?
7. Water current
John swims upstream. After a while, he passes the bottle, from that moment he floats for 20 minutes in the same direction. He then turns around and swims back, and from the first meeting with the bottle, he sails 2 kilometers before he reaches the bottle.
8. Average speed
The average speed of a pedestrian who walked 10 km was 5km/h, the average speed of a cyclist on the same track was 20km/h. In how many minutes did the route take more than a cyclist? Q
9. Storm and roof
The roof on the building is a cone with a height of 3 meters and a radius equal to half the height of the roof. How many m2 of roof need to be repaired if 20% were damaged in a storm?
10. The bus stop
The bus stop waiting room has the shape of a regular quadrilateral pyramid 4 m high with a 5 m base edge. Calculate how many m2 roofing is required to cover the three walls of the sheathing, taking into account 40% of the additional coverage.
11. Hexagonal pyramid
Calculate the surface area of a regular hexagonal pyramid with a base inscribed in a circle with a radius of 8 cm and a height of 20 cm.
In a regular quadrilateral pyramid, the side edge is e = 7 dm and the diagonal of the base is 50 cm. Calculate the pyramid shell area.
13. Triangular pyramid
A regular tetrahedron is a triangular pyramid whose base and walls are identical equilateral triangles. Calculate the height of this body if the edge length is a = 8 cm
14. Guppies for sale
Paul had a bowl of guppies for sale. Four customers were milling around the store. 1. Rod told paul - I'll take half the guppies in the bowl, plus had a guppy. 2. Heather said - I'll take half of what you have, plus half a guppy. The third customer, Na
15. Aquarium
Try to estimate the weight of the water in an aquarium 50cm long 30cm wide, when poured to a height of 25cm. Calculates the weight of the aquarium's water.
16. Volume of the cone
Find the volume of the cone with the base radius r and the height v. a) r = 6 cm, v = 8 cm b) r = 0,9 m, v = 2,3 m c) r = 1,4 dm, v = 30 dm
17. Nitrogen
One bag of urea containing 46 percent nitrogen weighs 25 kg. How many bags have to be purchased for fertilizing a field of 41003 square meters if the nitrogen dose is 50.0 kg per hectare?
18. Two chords
In a circle with radius r = 26 cm two parallel chords are drawn. One chord has a length t1 = 48 cm and the second has a length t2 = 20 cm, with the center lying between them. Calculate the distance of two chords.
19. 3/8 off
A shirt cost 38.95 How much will you pay for the shirt if it has a discount tag for 3/8 off? Round to the nearest cent
20. Rectangular base pyramid
Calculate an area of the shell of the pyramid with a rectangular base of 2.8 m and 1.4 m and height 2.5 meters.

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