# Expression of a variable from formula - math word problems - page 27

1. Isosceles trapezoid The old father decided to change the top plate of an isosceles-like trapezoid with the basic dimensions of 120 cm and 60 cm, and the shoulder is 50 centimeters long. How much does it pay for a new plate and a square meter worth 17 euros?
2. Land Rectangular triangular land has area 30 square meters and 12 meters long leg. How many meters of the fence do you need for fencing this land?
3. The diagram 2 The diagram shows a cone with slant height 10.5cm. If the curved surface area of the cone is 115.5 cm2. Calculate correct to 3 significant figures: *Base Radius *Height *Volume of the cone
4. Two ships The distance from A to B is 300km. At 7 am started from A to B a ferry with speed higher by 20 km/h than a ship that leaves at 8 o'clock from B to A. Both met at 10h 24min. Determine how far they will meet from A and when they reach the destination.
5. Oranges Mother divided her three children's oranges in a ratio of 6:5:4. Two children gave 45 oranges. How many oranges were there?
6. Two thirds Find two-thirds of the number equal to two-thirds of 99
7. Bricklayer How much do we pay for a bricklayer laying a pavement in a square room with a diagonal of 8 m, if 1 sqm with work will cost for CZK 420?
8. Circle annulus There are 2 concentric circles in the figure. Chord of larger circle 10 cm long is tangent to the smaller circle. What are does annulus have?
9. The sum 2 The sum of five consecutive even integers is 150. Find the largest of the five integers. A.28 B.30 C.34 D.54 Show your solution and explain your answer.
10. Area to volume If the surface area of a cube is 486, find its volume.
11. A cylindrical tank A cylindrical tank can hold 44 cubic meters of water. If the radius of the tank is 3.5 meters, how high is the tank?
12. Ratio of sides Calculate the area of a circle that has the same circumference as the circumference of the rectangle inscribed with a circle with a radius of r 9 cm so that its sides are in ratio 2 to 7.
13. Test scores Jo's test scores on the first four 100 point exams are as follows: 96,90,76, and 88. If all exams are worth the same percent, what is the minimum test score necessary on his last exam to earn an A grade in the class (90% or better)?
14. Isosceles triangle In an isosceles triangle, the length of the arm and the length of the base are in ration 3 to 5. What is the length of the arm?
15. Center of line segment Calculate the distance of the point X [1,3] from the center of the line segment x = 2-6t, y = 1-4t ; t is .
16. Sum of four numbers The sum of four consecutive natural numbers is 114. Find them.
17. Ditch Ditch profile is an isosceles trapezoid with bases of length 80m and 60m. The slope of the side wall of the ditch is 80°. Calculate the ditch depth.
18. The garden The garden has the shape of a rectangular trapezium. The bases have lengths of 27 meters and 36 meters, the trapezoid's height is 12 meters. Calculate how much fence will cost this garden if one meter costs 1.5 €?
19. Drying herbs Herbs lose 75% weight By drying. How many fresh herbs do you have to collect if you want to make 1.5 kg of dried herbs?
20. Simple sequence Continue with this series of numbers: 1792,448, 112, _, _

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