Examples for 5th grade (the fifth graders)
Number of problems found: 499
- Five girls
Five girls traveling by bus. Each holds in each hand two baskets. In each basket are four cats. Each cat has three kittens. Two girls exits bus. How many legs are in the bus?
Three factory operators produced 480 units in 50 minutes. How many hours worked? I'm trying to prove or disapprove the idea that the company tell me that it's 2.5 hours. So what is right? Thank you, Petra
Regional Building Authority has an annual budget of EUR 1806814. In previous calendar year has processed 804 approval procedures. How much does an average of one building approval costs (eg unsuccessful revoke)?
- Unknown number 24
I think the number: a - is the same as the square area that has the 12th circumfence. What is this number? b - its half is 7 times bigger than its quarter. Is this the number?
- Flood water
Flood waters in some US village meant that the homes had to evacuate 252 people. 50 of them stayed at elementary schools, 61 them slept with their friends and others went to relatives. How many people have gone to relatives?
How many times should be broken chocolate consisting of 10 × 12 pieces to get the 120 parts?
- Unknown number 16
My number's tens is three times more then ones My number's ones is twice the number of thousands and my number's hundreds is half the number of of tens. I have two ones. which number am I?
- Temperature adding
At a weather centre, the temperature at midnight was -2 degree Celsius and by noon it had raised 4 degree Celsius. What is the new temperature?
- Three elephants
Three elephants eat three piles of hay in 150 minutes. For how long does 96 elephants eat 96 stacks of hay?
Peter has a long rope 2 4/5 meter. Martin has a rope 20 cm longer. What distance ropes achieved if the boys link ropes?
Workers works 5 days a week and has 21 days of vacation a year. Calculate how many days is out of work and express it as a percentage. Consider that a year has 52 weeks.
- Garden plot
Calculate how many meters of fence need to fence the square garden with length and width of 22 meters.
A bottle of wine costs 21 euros; and wine is 20 times more expensive than a bottle. How much a bottle cost?
The square garden has an area of 537 m2. How many meters is netting necessary to fence the garden?
Agricultural cooperative (farm) produced 14144 liters of milk for 16 days. Which exceeded the plan by 1984 liters. How many liters of milk a day had planned to produce?
- Soil pit
Workers dug a pit cube with edge 2.5 meters. How many cars shall remove soil if the car suddenly take 4m³ of soil?
- On the trip
On the trip were more than 55 children, but less than 65 children. Groups of 7 could be formed, but groups of 8 no. How many children were on a trip?
- Company account
The company had an account of EUR 10,000. On Monday it withdraw 3,000 euros and Tuesday 6,000 euros. How much did the euro remain in the account?
- Jan and Dan
Jan and Dan had the same money. Jan bought 5 workbooks and left him 15 CZK. Dan 6 and left him nothing. How much money have in total?
Adult step has a length 76 cm. How many steps will he goes distance 50 meters? How many meters he goes when he makes 700 steps?