Time - problems

  1. Gimli Glider
    gimli_glider Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 45000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 2080 feet and maintain constant speed 196 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate
  2. Time
    time Write time in minutes rounded to one decimal place: 1 h 42 m 22 s.
  3. Motion
    cycling Cyclist started at 5:00 from point N to point O. After 20 minutes, followed him at the same speed the second cyclist. Walker, which went from O to N, started at 5:40. After 56 minutes he met the first cyclist and after next 16 minutes the second cyclist. D
  4. Camel
    camels Camel owner wants to get out of the city into oasis. He bought 3000 bananas, which wants to sell in oasis. However oasis from the city divided 1,000 kilometers of desert. Camel can carry at one time up to 1000 bananas, and for every kilometer traveled, ea
  5. Ships
    titanic_1 At 15:20 the ship set sail at 16 km/h. At 17:50 followed by at 41 km/h sail boat. When sail boat catches up the ship? How many minutes will catch up took?
  6. RBA
    ksu Regional Building Authority has an annual budget of EUR 1895050. In previous calendar year has processed 834 approval procedures. How much does an average of one building approval costs (eg unsuccessful revoke)?
  7. Reconstruction of the corridor
    koridor Calculate how many minutes will be reduced to travel 192 km long railway corridor, where the maximum speed increases from 120 km/h to 160 km/h. Calculate how many minutes will shorten travel time, if we consider that the train must stop at 6 stations, eac
  8. Greek railwayman
    greecerails_1 Rafael works for the Slovak railways since 1987. His salary is 874 €. His colleague, Asterios works in the Greek State Railways from 2001. Earns 5670 € per month. Calculate how many times earns Asterios more than Asterios?
  9. Pedestrian
    pedestrian Pedestrian came started at 7h in the morning with speed 3.6 km/h. At half-past eleven cyclist started at 27 km/h same way. How many minutes take cyclist to catch up pedestrian?
  10. Bulbs
    bulb The probability that the bulb can operate 4000 hours is 0.13. What is the probability that exactly one of eight bulbs can operate 4000 hours?
  11. Population
    population_1 The town has 159,000 inhabitants. 40 years ago there were 185,000. How many people will live in town in 10 years if the average rate in population is as in previous years?
  12. Tourist
    map Tourist walk at 5.6 km/h. Every 5 km have 10-minute break. How many kilometers passed, when started at 4:00 and finished at 15:20?
  13. Simple interest 4
    coins-uk_2 Find the simple interest if 19590 USD at 4.6% for 242 days. Assume a 360-day year.
  14. Christmas
    christmas Exactly after 114 hours we sit down to Christmas Eve table. What day and what time it was when Dad said this sentence. The Christmas Eve table they sit down exactly on the 18-o'clock (6 PM).
  15. Bomber
    tu-160 The aircraft flies at an altitude of 8100 m above the ground at speed 992 km/h. At what horizontal distance from the point B should be release any body from the aircraft body to fall into point B? (g = 9.81 m/s2)
  16. Half life
    Bi Determine the half life of bismuth, when bismuth weight from the original weight of 32 g was only 2 grams in 242 minutes.
  17. Vacation
    motion Parents piggybacking children on vacation to its grandmother and grandfather at a city distant 150 kilometers. They agreed to meet halfway. Parents will be travel at 90 km/h, grandmother and grandfather at 60 km/h. Parents depart at 12:00 hours. When grand
  18. Otto and Joachim
    monkey_1 Otto and Joachim go through the woods. After some time Otto tire and make 15 minutes stop. Joachim meanwhile continues at 5 km/h. Otto when he set off again, first running speed of 7 km/h, but it keep only 30 sec and 1 minute must continue at 3 km/h. This.
  19. Jane and Miro
    two_men Jane brother Miro is 42 years. And he is three times old as it was Jane when Miro was for so many years as there are now Jane. How old is Jane?
  20. Coal
    coal If the daily consumption of 1.6 tons of coal, it is sufficient to supply the boiler for 42 days. How long is sufficient to supply when will burn only 1.2 tons of coal a day ?

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