Algebra - problems - page 3

  1. Diophantus
    diofantos_1 We know little about this Greek mathematician from Alexandria, except that he lived around 3rd century A.D. Thanks to an admirer of his, who described his life by means of an algebraic riddle, we know at least something about his life. Diophantus's youth l
  2. Coffee
    coffe In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......248 Kč/kg II. kind......134 Kč/kg III. kind.....270 Kč/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 10:7:7 create a mixture. What will be the price of 1100 grams of this mixture?
  3. Store
    pave One meter of the textile were discounted by 2 USD. Now 9 m of textile cost as before 8 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
  4. Motion
    cyclist_1 If you go at speed 5.1 km/h, you come to the station 37 minutes after leaving train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 28 km/h, you come to the station 38 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station?
  5. Hands
    soviet_watch The clock shows 12 hours. After how many minutes will agle between hour and minute hand 90°? Consider the continuous movement of both hands hours.
  6. Clock
    hodiny How many times a day hands on a clock overlap?
  7. Cuboid
    cuboid Cuboid with edge a=24 cm and body diagonal u=50 cm has volume V=17280 cm3. Calculate the length of the other edges.
  8. Server
    p_pro Calculate how many average minutes a year is the web server is unavailable, the availability is 99.99%.
  9. Cuboid
    cuboid_1 The cuboid has a surface area 1771 cm2, the length of its edges are in the ratio 5:2:4. Calculate the volume of the cuboid.
  10. Z9-I-4
    numbers_30 Kate thought a five-digit integer. She wrote the sum of this number and its half at the first line to the workbook. On the second line wrote a total of this number and its one fifth. On the third row she wrote a sum of this number and its one nines. Fi
  11. Bus vs. train
    bus_vs_train Bus started from point A 10 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 49 km/h, train 77 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the.
  12. Short cut
    direct_route Imagine that you are going to the friend. That path has a length 270 meters. Then turn left and go another 1810 meters and you are at a friend's. The question is how much the journey will be shorter if you go direct across the field?
  13. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  14. River
    river From the observatory 14 m high and 32 m from the river bank, river width appears in the visual angle φ = 20°. Calculate width of the river.
  15. Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 17%, then by 17% of the new price. Its final price was 70 USD. Determine the original price of sweater.
  16. Tereza
    cube The cube has area of base 225 mm2. Calculate the edge length, volume and area of its surface.
  17. Right triangle Alef
    r_triangle The area of a right triangle is 294 cm2, the hypotenuse is 35 cm long. Determine the lengths of the legs.
  18. Chickens and rabbits
    pipky In the yard were chickens and rabbits. They had 36 heads and 96 legs. How many chickens and how many rabbits was in the yard?
  19. Motion2
    car_cycle Cyclist started out of town at 19 km/h. After 0.7 hours car started behind him in the same direction and caught up with him for 23 minutes. How fast and how long went car from the city to caught cyclist?
  20. Observer
    ohrada The observer sees straight fence 100 m long in 30° view angle. From one end of the fence is 153 m. How far is it from the another end of the fence?

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