Examples for 8th grade

  1. The city
    m_f In the city is 2/4 of women married to 3/4 men. What percentage of townspeople is single (not married)?
  2. Holidays
    ndr Of the 35 students of class were 7 on holiday in Germany and just as much in Italy. 5 students visited Austria. In none of these countries was 21 students, all three visited by one student . In Italy and Austria were 2 students and in Austria and Germany
  3. 4 pipes
    roury The tank flows out by 4 pipes in 6 hours 120 hl water. How much water flows out of 5 pipes of the same diameter in 14 hours?
  4. Trapezium
    trapezium_1 The area of trapezium is 35cm2 find its altitude if the bases are 6cm and 8cm.
  5. Salt
    sol 1 t of sea water contains 25 kg of salt. How many tons of seawater must be evaporated to obtain 2 q of salt?
  6. Calcium and citality
    milk_products The daily dose of calcium obtained using 0.75 liters of milk and 60 grams of cheese. A/ At the morning I drank half a liter of milk. How much cheese I must eatto eat a daily dose of calcium? b / I ate 50 grams of cheese, how much milk I must drink? c /.
  7. Juice box 2
    pfanner-ananas Box with juice has the shape of a cuboid. Internal dimensions are 15 cm, 20 cm and 32 cm. If the box stay at the smallest base juice level reaches 4 cm below the upper base. How much internal volume of the box fills juice? How many cm below the top of th
  8. Sisters
    sestry20091 Sisters Janka and Danka are saved together 220 CZK. On a trip to Janka wants to take a fifth of her savings and Danka quarter. Then they will have 50 CZK on the trip. How much money saved Janka and Danka?
  9. Three co-owners
    pracovnici The three co-owners of building company have earnings from a contract portioned in the ratio of 3:6:7. Each of them received the amount in whole USD. One of them on contract earned 86450 USD. What was the total earnings this order?
  10. Double-track
    vlak_1 On double-track express met with a freight train. Express travel at speed 72 km/h, a freight train at speed 36 km/h. After what time period will be from 9 km apart?
  11. School year
    boys_girls At the end of the school year has awarded 20% of the 250 children who attend school. Awat got 18% boys and 23% of girls. Determine how many boys and how many girls attend school.
  12. Metal alloy
    ocel What is the ratio of metals in the alloy that is in the 50 tonnes of steel to 30 kg nickel?
  13. Car rent
    car_5 Rental cars are paid a fixed daily fee plus 16 cents for each kilometer traveled. Samuel want to rent a car for a day and worked out that will pay 175 euros. When paying he got a 20% discount on the daily fee, the cost per kilometer is unchanged. Samuel th
  14. Pyramid a+h
    jehlan_1 Calculate the volume and surface area of the pyramid on the edge and height a = 26 cm. h = 3 dm.
  15. Jane
    gift Jane buy gift together for 464 Sk. For tie paid 4.5 times less than in the shirt, but 56 Sk more than for socks. How much she paid for each item in gift?
  16. Diamond
    cerveny_kosoctverec Side length of diamond is 35 cm and the length of the diagonal is 56 cm. Calculate the height and length of the second diagonal.
  17. Truck
    auto In 7 hours started from town Krnov truck at speed 40 km/h. Passenger car started against it in 8 hours 30 minutes from the city of Jihlava at speed 70 km/h. Distance between this two cities is 225 km. At what time and at what distance from Krnov this two.
  18. Ladder 2
    studna_1 Ladder 6.4 meters long is positioned in the well such that its lower end is distanced from the wall of the well 1.2 m. The upper part of the ladder is supported on the upper edge of the well. How high is the well?
  19. The farmer field
    farma_pole The field has paralleogram shape with dimensions side a = 80 m and height 296 m. Two and two sides is at angle 80°. Calculate acreage of field in hectares.
  20. Log
    5962705_ad Worker cut his thick log to 6 pieces for 30 min. How long he cut log to 12 pieces?

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