# Reason - problems

- Ravens

The tale of the Seven Ravens were seven brothers, each of whom was born exactly 1.5 years after the previous one. When the eldest of the brothers was 4-times older than the youngest, mother all curse. How old was seven ravens brothers when their mother cur - Sea water

Seawater contains about 7% salt. How many dm^{3}of distilled water we must pour into 14 dm^{3}of sea water to get water with 1.7% salt? - Accidents

The count of accidents in 1993 caused 8009 women which is 7.1%. How many men caused the accidents? - Birthdate

Jane on birthday brought 30 lollipops and 24 chewing gum for their friends. How many friends has, if everyone receives the same number of lollipops and chewing gums? How much chewing gum and lollipops got any friend? - Discounts on rail (ZSSK)

The railway company ZSSK offers a discount of 40% (JUNIOR RAILPLUS EURO - Election mathematics

In elections, 6 political parties received this shares of voters: strana A 69.4 %strana B 11.2 %strana C 10.2 %strana D 7.6 %strana E 1.6 % Calculate what the shares acquired in the parliament, if a quorum is 5%. - Ultra expensive ramps

The village Čakajovce have two level railway crossings (the ramps), the railway company ZSR decided to replace it. The price for upgrading the two crossings is 302065 Euros. Calculate how many houses for 94000 euros is possible to obtain at this price. Ca - Christmas Day

In leap years was 53 Sundays. On what day of the week fell to Christmas Day? - Toys

3 children pulled 9 different toys from a box. Many ways can be divided toys so that each children had at least one toy? - Purchase

Mother bought 5 boxes of milk and 7 kg of potatoes and paid a total CZK 147. Aunt bought 7 boxes of milk and 3 kg of potatoes and paid 131 CZK. What is the price of one carton of milk and 1 kg of potatoes? How CZK together would have saved if bought at the - Two workers

The first worker completed the task by himself in 9 hours, the second in 18 hours. After two hours of joint work left first worker to a doctor and the second finished the job himself. How many hours worked second worker himself? - Family and age ratios

Age of father and son are in the ratio 10:3; age of father and daughter are in the ratio 5:2. How old is father and son, if daughter is 20 years old? In what ratio is age sister and brother? - Divers

24-member group of divers carries the air for 11 hours of diving. 4 members of the expedition sick or wasn't came. How many hours is sufficient air to other divers? - Workman - shift

The worker produces 300 components per shift. How many components would be produced in 18 shift, if his performance gradually increased every shift by 3 components? - Bob and Bobek

Bobek has 2 cabbages and 5 carrots, Bob has 2 cabbages and 9 carrots. When Bobek stepped on the scale weight 5800 g and when Bob weight 8960 g. Actual Bob weight is 8 kg and Bobek 5 kg. How much weighs one carrot? - Nuts, girl and boys

Milena collected fallen nuts and called a bunch of boys let them share. She took a condition: the first boy takes one nut and tenth of the rest, the second takes 2 nuts and tenth new rest, the third takes 3 nuts and tenth new rest and so on. Thus managed. - Katy

Kate paid for the package on delivery of four meters textile 688 CZK. What is the price of one meter textile when shipping and handling amounted to 48 CZK? - Tunnels

Mice had built an underground house consisting of chambers and tunnels: • each tunnel leading from the chamber to the chamber (none is blind) • from each chamber lead just three tunnels into three distinct chambers, • from each chamber mice can get to any - The farmer

The farmer harvested 840 tons of grain in 2006, which was 44% less than in 2005, and one-fifth more than in 2004. How many tons of grain harvested in years 2005 and 2004? - Rectangle diagonals

It is given rectangle with area 24 cm^{2}a circumference 20 cm. The length of one side is 2 cm larger than length of second side. Calculate the length of the diagonal. Length and width are yet expressed in natural numbers.

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