Examples for 6th grade (the sixth graders)

Number of problems found: 1387

  • The dough
    cesto The dough contains water, flour, and sugar. Water and flour in a ratio of 2: 3, flour, and sugar in a ratio of 2: 1. Determine the ratio of all three components of the dough.
  • Converting units
    pharmacy_1 Health care professionals frequently convert from one system of measurement to another. Whether you are converting a metric measurement into the household system for a patient or converting within the metric system to enter data in a specific format, the
  • Hussein
    penize_49 Hussein owns 450000 crowns (local currency). He spent at the bookstore 2 over 9 to buy some books and tales. He paid 3 over 5 of his money to buy his math book. a. Calculate the remaining amount of money with Hussein? b. Hussein lost 3 over 4 of the remai
  • Dinesh
    cookies Dinesh ate 3 cookies, each with mass 1.45 g. What was the total mass of the cookies that he ate?
  • Closed drum
    drum Find the total surface area of a closed cylindrical drum if it's diameter is 50 cm and height is 45 cm . (π= 3.14)
  • Water reservoir
    cylinders What is the weight of a metal reservoir - cylinder with a diameter of 2 m and a length 8 m, if 1 m2 of sheet metal weighs 100 kg?
  • A swiming
    water2 A swiming pool holds 30000lt of water. How many gallons does it hold? 1 gallon= 4.55lt
  • Flooring a room
    tiles_10 Find the cost of flooring a room 6.5 m by 5 m with square tiles of sides 25 cm at the rate of rupees 9.40 per tile.
  • Tenths digit
    numbers2 For 10.932, which digit is in the tenths place?
  • Tallest and shortest
    meter_9 Jenn is the tallest on the team. He is 1 1/2 times as tall as the shortest girl whom is 4 1/4 feet tall. How tall is Jebb?
  • Bitoo and Reena
    apples_10 Bitoo ate 3/5 part of an apple and the remaining part was eaten by his sister Reena. How much part of an apple did Renna eat? Who had the larger share? By how much?
  • Two dogs
    calendar Izzy's dog is 10 1/2 years old. Paige's dog is 18 months old. How many years older is Izzy's dog?
  • Bed time
    clock-night-schr_3 Tiffany was 5 years old; her week night bedtime grew by ¼ hour each year. If, at age 18, her curfew time is 11pm, what was her bed time when she was 5 years old?
  • Expanded form
    numbers2 What is the expanded form of 0.21?
  • Telco company
    phones The upstairs communications company offers customers a special long distance calling rate that includes a $0.10 per minute charge. Which of the following represents this fee scheduale where m represents the number of minutes and c is the overall cost of t
  • Money 6
    penize_41 Lita had some money. She spent 1/2 of it on a hand bag and 1/3 of the remainder of the blouse. She had 260.00. How much money did she have at start?
  • Milk cartons
    milk How much paper do we need for 12 tetra pack with dimensions 6 cm, 11 cm and 20 cm? Will 1 liter of milk fit in the box?
  • Equation 15
    eq222_4 Solve equation with variables on both sides:
  • Flowerpot
    kvetinky_sestricky1 The block-shaped flowerpot has external dimensions: length 1.25 m, width 10 cm and height 11 cm. The thickness of the boards from which it is made is 0.8 cm. How many liters of soil is needed to fill it 1 cm below the top edge? What surface do we have to
  • Water level
    pool What is the area of the water level of the pool, if after filling 25 m3 of water level by 10 cm? a) 25 m2 b) 250 m2 c) 2500 dm2 d) 25,000 cm2

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