Per shift

Two cars take beets from the same field to the sugar factory. Both drive at the same average speed. A car with mechanical tipping needs 15 minutes to travel to the sugar factory and back. A car that does not have a mechanical tipping needs 6 minutes longer for the same trip. Both cars leave at the same time in the morning. How many times do they meet in the field per shift (8 hours)?

Correct answer:

n =  4

Step-by-step explanation:

t1=15 min t2=t1+6=15+6=21 min s=8 h min=8 60  min=480 min  15=35 21=37 LCM(15,21)=357=105  T=LCM(t1,t2)=LCM(15,21)=105 min  n1=s/T=480/105=327=4474.5714  n=n1=4.5714=4



Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!






avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Do you want to calculate least common multiple two or more numbers?
Do you want to round the number?
Do you want to convert time units like minutes to seconds?

You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Related math problems and questions:

  • Beet campaign
    time The beet's field is being harvested. Beets are transported to 3 plants, 3 trucks. The first car returns to the field 3 times an hour, the second car after 30 minutes, and the third car 5 times an hour. All cars left at 8 in the morning. How many cars do w
  • Two buses
    bus27 The first bus runs 15 minutes the second bus runs after 21 minutes. Together they both leave at 7:00 on Monday. When and what day will they meet?
  • Two cars
    TwoCars From the town A to town B started two cars. The first at 7:00 at average speed 60 km per hour, the second at 10:00 at average speed 100 km per hour. The first car will not stay in B, and on the way back meet the second car at half way from A to B. At what
  • Bus lines
    Clock0400 At 5.00 in the morning, four buses left the terminal at the same time. The first bus has an interval of 15 minutes, the second 20 minutes, the third 25 minutes, and the fourth 45 minutes. How many minutes will all four buses leave the terminal at the same
  • Tram lines
    elektricka Trams of five lines driven at intervals of 5,8,10,12 and 15 minutes. At 12 o'clock come out of the station at the same time. About how many hours again all meet? How many times have earch tram pass for this stop?
  • Two cars
    cars Two cars (trucks and passenger) drove simultaneously from two places 50 km away. If they go against each other, they will meet in 30 minutes. If they follow each other in the same direction, the car will catch up with the truck in 2.5 hours. What is the s
  • Racing track
    racing_track On the racing track circling three cars. The first pass one circuit for 8 seconds, the second for 20 seconds, and a third for 8 seconds. a) Calculate the number of seconds since starting to catch all three cars together for the first time again across the
  • Cars speeds
    cars 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?
  • Drivers
    clocks2 Driver Franta and driver Karel are friends. They leave the start-stop both at the same time in the afternoon - at 13.30. When will they meet again if Franta goes around his route in 50 minutes and Karel in 40 minutes?
  • Tram stop
    tram_historic At the tram stop met tram No. 4 and no. 5 at 10 AM. Tram no. 4 runs every 5 minutes, tram No. 5 at an interval of 7 minutes. How many times will meet until 12 o'clock?
  • Two cars on ring
    two_cars There were two cars on the round track (ring) in the adjacent tracks, the first car in the inner track, the second in the outer track. Both cars started at the same time from one starting track. The first toy car drove every four laps simultaneously as th
  • Car
    american-cars The car goes from point A to point B at speed 86 km/h and back 53 km/h. If it goes there and back at speed 67 km/h trip would take 10 minutes shorter. What is the distance between points A and B?
  • Three
    bus27 Three buses follow the same circular route. The first driver is the slowest because he has many stops, and it takes him 90 minutes to cross the route. The second driver will pass the circuit in 1 hour. The third driver has the fewest stops, and the circui
  • Truck
    auto In 7 hours started from town Krnov truck at speed 40 km/h. Passenger car started against it in 8 hours 30 minutes from the city of Jihlava at speed 70 km/h. Distance between this two cities is 225 km. At what time and at what distance from Krnov this two
  • Forth and back
    forth_and_back Car drive from point A to point B at speed 78 km/h and back at 82 km/h. If went there and back at speed 81 km/h journey would take five minutes less. What is the distance between points A and B?
  • Two cars
    car_racing Car A1 goes at average speed of 106 km/h and the second car A2 goes at 103 km/h. How many second will it take car A1 to circulate car A2? Assume that both cars are 5 meters long and the safety gap between cars is 1.5 meters.
  • Speed of Slovakian trains
    zssk_train Rudolf decided to take the train from the station 'Ostratice' to 'Horné Ozorovce'. In the train timetables found train Os 5409 : km 0 Chynorany 15:17 5 Ostratice 15:23 15:23 8 Rybany 15:27 15:27 10 Dolné Naštice 15:31 15:31 14 Bánovce nad Bebravou 15:35 1