Examples for 8th grade

  1. Train speed
    trains_9 Two guns were fired from the same place at an interval of 10 minutes and 30 seconds, but a person in a train approaching the place hears second shot 10 minutes after the first. The speed of the train (in km/hr), supposing that sound travels at 340 m/s is:
  2. Average age
    candles_1 The company of five people has an average age of 46 years. The average age of the first four is 43 years. How many years has the fifth member of this company?
  3. Seven
    post_1 Seven friends agree to send everyone a holiday card. How many postcards were sent?
  4. Two discounts
    mince_6 The MP4 player cost 960 CZK, the price was twice gradually reduced in the ratio 4: 3: 3/2. How much did the player cost after the second discount?
  5. Equilateral triangle
    equilateral_triangle2_1 Calculate the area of an equilateral triangle with circumference 72cm.
  6. 12 apples
    apples_11 12 apples and 2 loaves of bread cost 5.76 and 6 apples and 3 loaves of bread cost 7.68. How much is a loaf of bread?
  7. A residential
    water3_8 A residential colony has a population of 5400 and 60 litres of water is required per person per day. For the effective utilization of rain water, they constructed a water reservoir measuring 48m × 27m × 25m to collect the rain water. For how many days, th
  8. Surface of cubes
    cubes3_6 Peter molded a cuboid 2 cm, 4cm, 9cm of plasticine. Then the plasticine split into two parts in a ratio 1:8. From each part made a cube. In what ratio are the surfaces of these cubes?
  9. Rhombus 29
    rhombus3_2 One of the diagonals of a rhombus is equal to a side of the rhombus. Find the angles of the rhombus.
  10. Pool tiles
    bazen_5 The pool is 25m long, 10m wide and 160cm deep. How many m2 of tiles will be needed on the walls and the pool? How many pieces of tile are needed when 1 tile has a square shape with a 20cm side? How much does it cost when 1m2 of tiles costs 258 Kc?
  11. Diagonal to area
    rectangle_5 Calculate the area of a rectangle in which the length of the diagonal is 10 cm.
  12. Sixty
    pigs_1 Sixty percent of one-fifteen of the total is equal to thirty. What are two percent of the total?
  13. Flying
    aircraft-02_8 The airplane from Prague to Bratislava was flying at a speed of 60 km/h less and back by 70 km/h greater than the original speed. What was the original speed if the plane returned to Prague according to the timetable?
  14. Painters
    malovka2_3 Six of the painters paint 90 m of fence in five hours. For how long would the 4 painters paint a 45 meter fence? How many meters fence painted painters 5 for two hours?
  15. 13 tickets
    zamek_1 A short and long sightseeing tour is possible at the castle. Ticket for a short sightseeing circuit costs CZK 60, for a long touring circuit costs CZK 100. So far, 13 tickets have been sold for 1140 CZK. How much did you pay for tickets for a short tour?
  16. Girls
    playground_2 The children's competition was attended by 63 girls, which is 30% of all children's participants. How many children attended this competition?
  17. Perimeter of a rectangle
    rectangle_4 If the perimeter of a rectangle is 114 meters and the length is twice the width plus 6 meters, what are the length and width?
  18. Line segment
    lines_7 The 4 cm long line segment is enlarged in the ratio of 5/2. How many centimeters will measure the new line segment?
  19. Playing
    clock-night-schr_6 How long have we trained on the pitch when we know that the warm-up took 10 minutes, we trained passes for one-third of the time and we played football half the time?
  20. Cuboid
    kvader11 The sum of the lengths of the three edges of the cuboid that originate from one vertex is 210 cm. Edge length ratio is 7: 5: 3. Calculate the length of the edges.

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