Time - math word problems - page 6
- Pedestrian and cyclist
Pedestrian out with a speed of 4 km/hour from city center and after 1hour and 10 minutes came after him cyclist at speed of 18 km/h. At how many minutes he catches up with pedestrian?
A cyclist is moving at 35 km/h and follow pedestrian who is walking at speed 4 km/h. Walker has an advantage 19 km. How long take cyclist to catch up with him?
- Water tank
Water tank shape cuboid has a width of 3.1 m and length twice larger. How high will reach water if water flow into 13 liters of water per second during 16 minutes?
Hiker went half of trip the first day, the third of trip the second day and remaines 15 km. How long trip he planned?
- Train from Prague
First train from Prague started at 8:00 hour at 40 kilometers per hour. Train from Ostrava started at 9:20 at 80 km per hour. In how many hours and how far from cities with trains meet if the distance of cities is 400 km.
How many hours is 9 days?
- Two workers
The first worker completed the task by himself in 9 hours, the second in 15 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?
Workers digging a jump pit in the school yard. Pit has a cuboid shape with a length 12 m, a width 20 dm and depth 36 cm. They excavate 0.4 cubic meters of soil an hour. How much time (hours and minutes) is need to the excavate this pit?
Car travels 1/3 of the trip on the first day, second day 2/5 of the trip and left even 340 km for next days. How long is the trip?
- Thrift woman
Calculate how long grandmother will save to new shoes priced 108 euros if save 3 Eur monthly.
Students of canoeists trip traveled in three days 102 km. Second day traveled 15% more than first day and at the third day 9 km over the second day. How many kilometers traveled each day?
- Father and son
Father is three times older than his son. 12 years ago father was nine times older than the son. How old are father and son?
- Two workers
Two workers together execute some work in 10 days. The first worker would have done himself in 20 days. How many days would have done himself a second worker?
- 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?
Man goes with a dog on a long walk 17 km from the house. Man is walking at speed 4.9 km/h and a dog that constantly running between house and man at 12.6 km/h. How many kilometers will run the dog when they reach their destination?
- Two runners
Two runners ran simultaneously towards each other from locations distant 34.6 km. The average speed of the first runner was 1/5 higher than the average speed of the second runner. How long should each ran a 34.6 km, if you know that they meet after 67 mi
- Supermarket cashiers
When at the supermarket are opened only 2 cash people waiting in the front approximately 12 minutes. How many will shorten the average waiting time in a front where supermarket open another three cashiers?
- Trains for people
It is said that the train is synonymous to delay. Calculate the average speed of travel by train long 85 km, with regular train leave at 7:00 and arrive at 8:18, but train is late and has departure at 8:10 and arrive at 9:27.
The body was thrown vertically upward at speed v0 = 79 m/s. Body height versus time describe equation ?. What is the maximum height body reach?
Apartment on the first floor was 10% more expensive than the same apartment on the second floor. The difference was 105 Kc annually. Calculate the annual rent of the apartment in the first floor and from apartment on the second floor.