Mow the lawn

Dano would mow the lawn in 12 hours and Milada in 16 hours. How long will take the lawn mow together?

Correct result:

t =  6.857 h

Solution:

x=1/12+1/16=7480.1458 t=1/x=1/0.1458=487=6.857 hx=1/12+1/16=\dfrac{ 7 }{ 48 } \doteq 0.1458 \ \\ t=1/x=1/0.1458=\dfrac{ 48 }{ 7 }=6.857 \ \text{h}



Our examples were largely sent or created by pupils and students themselves. Therefore, we would be pleased if you could send us any errors you found, spelling mistakes, or rephasing the example. Thank you!





Please write to us with your comment on the math problem or ask something. Thank you for helping each other - students, teachers, parents, and problem authors.

Showing 0 comments:
avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Looking for calculator of harmonic mean?
Looking for a statistical calculator?
Do you want to convert time units like minutes to seconds?

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

Next similar math problems:

  • Three painters
    workers_37 The three painters have painted bridge. The first would work done in 5 days, the second in 6 days, and the third in 7.5 days. How long will the bridge work if they work together?
  • Workers 9
    okno2_2 If two workers fix two windows in an hour how many windows can 18 workers fix in the same two windows?
  • Harvesters
    kombajn_10 The first harvester will harvest the grain from the field in 20 hours, the second, the more powerful in 10 hours. How long will take harvest this field by both harvesters, if the second harvester has to be set up first and this takes 2 hours? The first ha
  • Together 3
    painter_8 If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together?
  • Two diggers
    two-diggers There are two diggers. One digger digs a pit 46 hours second gidding 2 times faster. a) how long took to dig a pit second digger b) how long took dig together
  • Pumping
    pumps_1 The tank is filled with a larger pump in 12 hours and with scond pump in 15 hours. For how long does the tank fill when both pumps are switched on at the same time?
  • 5 pumps
    pump Five pump to pump 3 hours 1600 hl of water. How long pumped same amount of water 4 pumps?
  • Soldier
    digging_1 An experienced soldier digs a good trench in 30 hours. Two soldiers dug the same trench each 40 hours. How many hours will the ditch dig all three together?
  • Bricklayers
    delnik_4 When a bricklayer works himself to redeem the house in 8 days, the other bricklayer will be finished in 10 days. How long will it take to make 3 such houses together?
  • One press
    covid19 One press will produce one truck of respirators in 3.5 days. The second in 10 days. How long does it take to fill a truck while working together?
  • Hectoliters of water
    pumps_7 The pool has a total of 126 hectoliters of water. The first pump draws 2.1 liters of water per second. A second pump pumps 3.5 liters of water per second. How long will it take both pumps to drain four-fifths of the water at the same time?
  • Construction of road
    truck_14 For the construction of the road dam, it is supposed to transport six trucks a total of 18 days. After three days, two more cars were sent to the construction site. How long will it take to carry the material?
  • Pumps A and B
    pump_2 Pump A fill the tank for 12 minutes, pump B for 24 minutes. How long will take to fill the tank if he is only three minutes works A and then both pumps A and B?
  • Flowerbed
    flowers_9 Ondra digs the bed in 20 minutes. Cuba in 30 minutes. For how long do they dig together?
  • Workers
    workers Two workers fulfill a certain task when working together for 5 days, the first if he worked himself done work in 13 days. How many days will do whole job a second worker?
  • The factory
    clocks_13 The factory z can complete an order in 12 days, factory p in 18 days. For how many days does an order completed when the first two days work only the factory z and then both factories?
  • Two ages
    twodigits_1 Gabrielle is 9 years younger than Mikhail. The sum of their ages is 87. What is Mikhail's age?