Math word problems

Mathematical word problems allow you to practice your mathematics knowledge in everyday life tasks. Word problems train to understand, translate into the mathematical language (e.g., equations), solve it, and check the accuracy and solution discussion.
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  • Rounding
    periodic6 Double round number 727, first to tens, then to hundreds. (double rounding)
  • Sales off
    save_now Calculate what was the original price of the good, if the price after discount 25% and the subsequent rise of 20% is 400 USD.
  • Quadrilateral pyramid
    jehlan_4b_obdelnik Calculate the surface of a quadrilateral pyramid, which has a rectangular base with dimensions a = 8 cm, b = 6 cm and height H = 10 cm.
  • Mixture of nuts
    vahy2 The mixture of nuts should be prepared from almonds, peanuts and cashew nuts ratio 1: 2: 3 (respectively). The price of almonds is 150 CZK/kg, the price of peanuts is 140 CZK/kg and the price of cashew nuts is 180 CZK/kg. The price of the mixture is deter
  • Overload
    aircraft-02_10 What overload in g (g-force) has passed the pilot if he accelerated from 0 to 600 km/h in 3 seconds?
  • Lesson exercising
    atomium The lesson of physical education, pupils are first divided into three groups so that each has the same number. The they redistributed, but into six groups. And again, it was the same number of children in each group. Finally they divided into nine equal g
  • MW oven
    mw-oven You plug a microwave oven into a 20 amp electrical circuit. the microwave uses as much as 12.5 amps . How many amps are available on this circuit for other appliances?
  • An oil
    valec2_13 An oil drum is cut in half. One half is used as a water trough. Use the dimensions; length 82cm, width 56cm to estimate the capacity of the water trough in liters.
  • Square
    squares_4 If we increase one side of square by its one-half then square perimeter increase by 10 cm. What is the side of the square?
  • Map
    mapa_bce Forest has an area of ​​36 ha. How much area is occupied by forest on the map at scale 1:500?
  • Square
    rectangle2 Draw a square on the edge of a = 4 cm. Mark the center of symmetry S and all axes of symmetry. How many axes of symmetry does? Write down.
  • Pyramid 4sides
    pyramid_2 Calculate the volume and the surface of a regular quadrangular pyramid when the edge of the base is 4 cm long and the height of the pyramid is 7 cm.
  • Circle
    circles_2 Circle is given by centre on S[-7; 10] and maximum chord 13 long. How many intersect points have circle with the coordinate axes?
  • Car inflation
    car_1 About what percentage price of car increased if price rose from €1880 to €2200?
  • Freezer
    teplomer The temperature is -8 degrees Celsius in the freezer. The outside temperature is 2 degrees Celsius. One minute took to change the temperature by one degree Celsius if we open the door. How many minutes the temperature in the freezer will rise?
  • House roof
    roof_pyramid_2 The roof of the house has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid with a base edge 17 m. How many m2 is needed to cover roof if roof pitch is 57° and we calculate 11% of waste, connections and overlapping of area roof?
  • Six te 2
    eq1 If 3t-7=5t, then 6t=


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