Math word problems

Mathematical word problems allow you to practice your knowledge of mathematics in tasks of everyday life. Examples train understanding, translation into the mathematical language (eg, equations), solve it, check the accuracy and solution discussion.
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  • Test
    test_4 The teacher prepared a test with ten questions. The student has the option to choose one correct answer from the four (A, B, C, D). The student did not get a written exam at all. What is the probability that: a) He answers half correctly. b) He answers
  • David number
    numbers2_4 Jana and David train the addition of the decimal numbers so that each of them will write a single number and these two numbers then add up. The last example was 11.11. David's number had the same number of digits before the decimal point, the Jane's numbe
  • Air thermal
    air_temperature Imagine that a unit of air rises at 3000 meters high, if temperature decreases 6 degrees celcius for every 1000 meter, what will be its temperature at 1400 meters, 2000 meters, 2500 meters and when it reaches the 3000 meter elevation. Starting temperature.
  • A jackpot
    jackpot3 How many times must I play this jackpot to win? A jackpot of seven games having (1 X 2), i. E. , home win or away win.
  • Four sided prism
    hranol4sreg Calculate the volume and surface area of a regular quadrangular prism whose height is 28.6cm and the body diagonal forms a 50 degree angle with the base plane.
  • Box
    Rhombic_prism Cardboard box shaped quadrangular prism with a rhombic base. Rhombus has a side 5 cm and one diagonal 8 cm long and height of the box is 12 cm. The box will open at the top. How many cm2 of cardboard we need to cover overlap and joints that are 5% of ar
  • Triangular prism
    prism_rt Calculate a triangular prism if it has a rectangular triangle base with a = 4cm and hypotenuse c = 50mm and height of the prism is 0.12 dm.
  • Two numbers
    scientific_2 Find the four times smaller number for numbers 12 and 36 and then add them.
  • Deposit is pesos
    penize_49 Sally deposits Php.22,000 in her savings account. If the bank pays 1.5% interest per year, how much will she receive at the end of the year?
  • Poplar
    topole How tall is a poplar by the river, if we know that 1/5 of its total height is a trunk, 1/10th of the height is the root and 35m from the trunk to the top of the poplar?
  • Orchard
    jablone_8 One-eighth of the trees in the fruit plant in winter froze and one-twelfth of damaged disease and pests. Healthy trees remained 152. Is it enough to supply 35 trees to restore the original number of trees in the orchard?
  • Acid
    acid_1 The barrel is 199 litres of 38% acid. How many percent acid occurs when 61 litres revoke and replace it with the same amount of water?
  • Delayed clock
    clock-night-schr Michael put a new battery into his watch at midnight. However, they are 5 seconds late each minute. How many hours does the watch show in 24 hours?
  • Father and son
    father_son Father and son are together 80 years. Son is 28 years younger than father. How old is the son?
  • Square grid
    sit Square grid consists of a square with sides of length 1 cm. Draw in it at least three different patterns such that each had a content of 6 cm2 and circumference 12 cm and that their sides is in square grid.
  • Shooters
    soldiers In army regiment are six shooters. The first shooter target hit with a probability of 49%, next with 75%, 41%, 20%, 34%, 63%. Calculate the probability of target hit when shooting all at once.
  • Evaluate
    calculator_3 The division of numbers 18 and 6 increase by product of the numbers 156 and 0.001

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