# 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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363surface area

260cuboid

177prism

169cylinder

161cube

99sphere

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81cone

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185divisibility

67sets

122probability

102variations

23power

119mean

453division

265subtracting

261adding

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119rounding

103comparing

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696volume

504angle

462money

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335velocity

335area

113density

46energy

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428circle

350perimeter

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209diagonal

124trapezoid

94polygon

87rhombus

39chord

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87line

52vector

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596fractions

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31minimum

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- 4 pipes

The tank flows out by 4 pipes in 6 hours 120 hl water. How much water flows out of 5 pipes of the same diameter in 14 hours? - Lie/do not lie

The function is given by the rule f(x) = 8x+16. Determine whether point D[-1; 8] lies on this function. Solve graphically or numerically and give reasons for the your answer. - Together 3

If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together? - Three altitudes

A triangle with altitudes 4; 5 and 6 cm is given. Calculate the lengths of all medians and all sides in a triangle. - Vegan shop

To the shops brought together 23.2 kg of goods, fruits, vegetables and nuts. fruit was 4.7 kg more than vegetables, nuts was 1.5 kg less than the fruit. Determine the amount of fruits, vegetables and nuts. - Salt

Sea water containing 5% salt. How many kg of fresh water necessary to pour into 40 kg of sea water so that the salinity fell to 2%? - Sphere vs cube

How many % of the surface of a sphere of radius 12 cm is the surface of a cube inscribed in this sphere? - Ace

The length of segment AB is 24 cm and the point M and N divided it into thirds. Calculate the circumference and area of this shape. - Aquarium

The box-shaped aquarium is 40 cm high; the bottom has dimensions of 70 cm and 50 cm. Simon wanted to create an exciting environment for the fish, so he fixed three pillars to the bottom. They all have the shape of a cuboid with a square base. The base edg - Katy MO

Kate draw triangle ABC. Middle of AB have mark as X and the center of the side AC as Y. On the side BC wants to find the point Z such that the content area of a 4gon AXZY was greatest. What part of the triangle ABC can maximally occupy 4-gon AXZY? - Angles

Which of those angles are obtuse? - Triangular pyramid

It is given perpendicular regular triangular pyramid: base side a = 5 cm, height v = 8 cm, volume V = 28.8 cm^{3}. What is it content (surface area)? - Aircraft

The plane flies at altitude 6500 m. At the time of first measurement was to see the elevation angle of 21° and second measurement of the elevation angle of 46°. Calculate the distance the plane flew between the two measurements. - Working time - shortening

The media often speculates about the change (especially to shorten) the working time of the five-day eight-hour working week to another working model. Calculate how many hours a day the employee would have to work a day at 3-day work week if he must work - Two workers

Two workers make 138 parts/items. The first one produces 30% more than the second. How many items will each produce? - Glasses

There are 36 pupils in the class. Nine girls wear glasses. Boys with glasses are five less than girls without glasses. Boys without glasses are two times more than girls without glasses. How many boys and how many girls? - Rectangles - sides

One side of the rectangle is 10 cm longer than second. Shortens longer side by 6 cm and extend shorter by 14 cm increases the area of the rectangle by 130 cm^{2}. What are the dimensions of the original rectangle?

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