Examples for 8th grade - page 9

  1. Quarter circular
    quarter_circle The wire that is hooked around the perimeter of quarter-circular arc has length 3π+12. Determine the radius of circle arc.
  2. Workers
    two_workers Workers A and B will done work together for 15 days. They worked together 13.5 days. Then A worker became ill and worker B finish the job alone for 7.5 days. If every worker was working alone, how many days took whole work for worker A and B?
  3. Prism X
    Cuboid_simple The prism with the edges of the lengths x cm, 2x cm and 3x cm has volume 20250 cm3. What is the area of surface of the prism?
  4. Pyramid roof
    pyramid_roof 2/4 of area of ​​the roof shaped regular tetrahedral pyramid with base edge 10 m and height of 4 m is already covered with roofing. How many square meters still needs to be covered?
  5. 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.
  6. Inflation
    tsar Once upon a time, tsar owned a money printer and printed and printed. The result of printing money prices went up,in the first year 3.9 %, in the second 6%, in the third 4.7% and in the fourth 5.5%. Then tsar was failed in election. Calculate the aver
  7. Train and car
    car_vs_train The train and the car started at a constant speed to journey. When the train travels 87 km, the car travels 97 km. How many km travels the train when the car travels 87 km?
  8. Camel
    camels Camel owner wants to get out of the city into oasis. He bought 3000 bananas, which wants to sell in oasis. However oasis from the city divided 1,000 kilometers of desert. Camel can carry at one time up to 1000 bananas, and for every kilometer traveled, ea
  9. Negative percentage
    trabant In 2004, the company had a loss of 40900 Euros. Two years later he was already in profit 48900 Eur. Calculate what percentage of the company increased profits in this two years.
  10. Rotation of the Earth
    earth_1 Calculate the circumferential speed of the Earth's surface at a latitude of 61°​​. Consider a globe with a radius of 6378 km.
  11. Rates
    gas_meter When gas consumption, the consumer may choose one of two rates: rate A - which pays 0.4 € per 1 m3 of gas a flat monthly fee of 3.9 € (regardless of consumption) rate B - which pays 0.359 € per 1 m3 of gas a flat monthly fee of 12.5 € From what monthl
  12. Plastic pipe
    pvc-trubka Calculate weight of the plastic pipe with diameter d = 70 mm and length 380 cm if the wall thickness is 4 mm and the density of plastic is 1367 kg/m3.
  13. Cube - angles
    cube_diagonal_1 Calculate angle between the wall diagonal and cube base. Calculate the angle between the cube body diagonal and cube base.
  14. Workers
    workers Two workers fulfill a certain task when working together for 5 days, the first if he worked himself done work in 13 days. How many days will do whole job a second worker?
  15. Saving
    cars Allen save € 2860 to buy a car. Yet it lacks save 55% of the car price. How much is the car?
  16. Tetrahedral pyramid
    jehlan_1 Calculate the volume and surface area of a regular tetrahedral pyramid, its height is $b cm and the length of the edges of the base is 6 cm.
  17. Cylinder - basics
    cylinder Cylinder with base radius r = 45 dm and height h=22 dm. Calculate:
  18. Pump
    pumpa What power has a pump output to move 4853 hl of water to a height of 31 m for 8 hours?
  19. Hollow sphere
    Xmas_ball Calculate the weight of a hollow tungsten sphere (density 19.3 g/cm3), if the inner diameter is 14 cm and wall thickness is 3 mm.
  20. Rhombus
    rhombus_1 Find the length of the other diagonal and area of rhombus. The perimeter of a rhombus is 40 cm and one of the diagonals is of length 10 cm.

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