1. Saving
Paul save 155Kč in 46 2 Kc and 5Kc coins. How much saved 2Kc and 5Kc coins?
2. Speed of sound
The average speed of sound is 330 meters per second. Estimate how long it will hear the church bell 1 km away. Calculate the distance from what would hear sound after 10 seconds.
3. Tributaries
The first tributary fill pool with water in 15 hours. The second tributary fill pool in 10 hours. For how many hours the pool is filled with both tributaries?
4. Number
I think the number. If I add to its third seven I get same as when to its quarter add 8. Which is the number?
5. Money borrow
Ms. Kate wants to borrow € 2,000. The company A will borrow ten installments of 240 euros and the first two months does not pay anything. Company B it their position in 12 installments of € 210. Which company has the more favorable interest rate for Ms.
6. Cows
20 cows has food for 60 days. We reduce the dose to two-thirds for 18 cows. How many days will be fed?
7. Bob and Bobek
At 10h 20min runs Bobek from hat at average speed 12 km/h. At what time must run out Bob at speed 18 km/h to catch him 9 kilometers from the hat?
8. Floor
Rectangular floor of living room has a length 5.4 meters and a circumference 17.2 meters. What is its width?
9. Dwarfs
Four dwarfs would prepare firewood for Snow White in580 minutes. After an hour and a half they recruit friends so that finished preparing the wood for 280 minutes. How many dwarfs they recruited?
10. 6 regular polygon
It is given 6 side regular polygon whose side is 5 cm. Calculate its content area. Compare how many more cm2 (square centimeters) has a circle in which is inscribed the 6-gon.
11. Cinema 5
James wants to go to the movies every Tuesday for five years. After a year he learned that the ticket price on Wednesday is only € 5.10 and € 5.60 the other day. Now that he know about the discount, he decided to change his habits and he will go to the ci
12. Gears
The gearing fits wheel with 20 teeth to the wheel with 36 teeth. Before starting the machine is stained tooth smaller wheels in the designated space between the teeth of the larger wheels. How many times after starting the machine wheels turning that stai
13. Beer permille
In the 5 kg of blood of adult human after three 10° beers consumed shortly after another is 6.6 g of the alcohol. How much is it as per mille?
14. Two cars 2
Two cars started from two positions 87 km distant at the same time in opposite directions at speeds 81 km/h and 75 km/h. What was the distance between them after 2 hours 50 minutes of driving.
Car started at 11:40 at speed 54 km/h from A and to B arrived at 12:20. Determine the distance A and B.
16. Pedestrian and the cyclist
Pedestrian and cyclist went against each from the two cities that are distant 40 km. Pedestrian started 30 minutes before the cyclist and walk an average speed of 5 km/h. What speed went cyclist when met after 120 minutes from the start of the pedestrian?
17. Passenger car and truck
From Kutna Hora left at 11:00 clock a truck at 60 km/h. At 12:30 behind him started passenger car at average speed 80 km/h. At what time and how far from Kutna Hora overtake a passenger car truck?
18. Boots
Master shoemaker has three apprentices. First do one pair of boots for two days, second for 1 day, third on 1.5 day. If they worked together, for how long it would take made a couple of boots?
19. Cat
One-fifth of the monthly pocket money contributes Maros for food for his cat, half of the rest postpone for a new smartphone. The remaining € 8 spend. How much pocket money gets Maros a month?
20. Welders
Welder do the job for six hours, the second one for 8 hours. How long do the job third welder if all together can do job in 2 hours?

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