Examples for 6th grade (the sixth graders)

Number of examples found: 1270

  • Tiles
    100dlazdic How many tiles of 20 cm and 30 cm can build a square if we have a maximum 100 tiles?
  • Cents no more
    cent Janko bought pencils for 35 cents each. Neither he nor the salesperson had small coins just a whole € 1 coin. At least how many pencils had to buy to pay for the whole euros?
  • Cinema
    hladisko How many rows of seats are in the stands, if you know that the first row has 24 seats and the last 50 seats and each subsequent row has two seats more than row before? How many seats are in the stands?
  • Street
    street_lamps Straight streets is long x = 475 meters. At the beginning and at the end of the street are poles. The poles are spaced 25 m. How many poles are on the street?
  • Families
    family2 In class we investigated how many children have family in which its live. How many% of pupils live in families with more than two children? If five families each have one child in 9 families have 2 children, in 5 families have 3 children, in 2 families h
  • The carpet
    koberec_1 How many meters of carpet 90 cm wide need to cover floor room which has a rectangular shape with a lengths 4.8 m and 2.4 m if the number of pieces on the carpet is needed to be lowest?
  • Berry Smoothie
    milk Rory has 5/8 cup of milk. How much milk does she have left after she doubles the recipe of the smoothie? Berry Smoothie: 2 cups strawberries 1 cup blueberries 1/4 cup milk 1 tbsp (tablespoon) sugar 1/2 tsp (teaspoon) lemon juice 1/8 tsp (teaspoon) vanil
  • Conference 2
    penize_49 9 people attended a conference on behalf of their company. The conference fee was £520 per person and the company paid a total of £856 in travel costs for the 9 people. How much did the conference cost the company altogether?
  • Voting
    vote_2 400 employees cast their votes in a board member election that has only 2 candidates. 120 people vote for candidate A, while half of the remaining voters abstain. How many votes does candidate B receive?
  • Infirmary
    osetrovna Two thirds of children from the infirmary went on a trip seventh went to bathe and 40 children remained in the gym. How many children were treated in the infirmary?
  • Soup
    polevka 47% of pupils at the school to eat in the canteen, 1/47 of students who eat in the canteen eat lunch soup. a) What percentage of pupils who eat in the canteen and eat soup for lunch? b) What percentage of all pupils of school eat lunch soup?
  • Pupil
    age I'm a primary school pupil. I attended the exercises of parents with children 1/4 of my age, 1/3 for drawing, and 1/6 for flute. For the first three years of my life, I had no ring, and I never went to two rings at the same time. How old am I?
  • Painting
    basen_7 To paint the pool with dimensions: 2 meters depth, 3m x 4m we bought paint to 50 meters square. How many "paint" will be a waste?
  • The port
    port Four ships Berthed in the port. Together sail from a port. The first ship will return to port every two weeks, second ship after 4 weeks, third after 8 weeks and fourth ship after 12 weeks. After how many weeks all the boats gather at the port?
  • Apples 2
    jableka How many minimum apples are in the cart, if possible is completely divided into packages of 6, 14 and 21 apples?
  • Peppers
    paprika In the box are yellow (a), green (b) and red (c) peppers. Their amount is in a ratio 2:4:1 . Most are yellow peppers and green the least. Calculate the number of peppers each type if the total number of peppers is 70.
  • Parachutists
    parasutism Parachutists during freefall firstly held in groups of 4, then of 6, then 9, 12 and finally of 18 members. How many parachutists jump at least should be, if at each group must all be involved.
  • Turtles Žofka and Julka
    korytnacky Gray wolf kept in his tent turtles Žofka and Julka, which together have 200 years. After 50 years will Julka 2 times older than Žofka. How old are the turtles?
  • Car range
    Lupo_3L_TDI.JPG Calculate the maximum range of car, if you can spend 10 euros, price of diesel is 1.55 Eur/l and car consumption is 3 l/100 km.
  • Mailbox
    post Mailbox is opening at regular intervals 3 times a day. The first time is opened at 8:00 and the last at 19:00. Calculate hours when mailbox is opened during day.

Do you have an interesting mathematical word problem that you can't solve it? Submit a math problem, and we can try to solve it.



We will send a solution to your e-mail address. Solved examples are also published here. Please enter the e-mail correctly and check whether you don't have a full mailbox.

Please do not submit problems from current active competitions such as Mathematical Olympiad, correspondence seminars etc...