Algebra - math word problems - page 232 of 235
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The first painter painted the fence himself for 4 hours, the second painter 1.2 hours sooner than the first, and the third painter slowest up to 16 hours. How long took them to paint the fence if they worked together?
- The escalator
I run up the escalator at a constant speed in the stairs' direction and write down the number of steps A we climbed. Then we turned around, ran it at the same constant speed in the opposite direction, and wrote down the number of steps B that I climbed. I
- Alcohol 2
Two types of alcohol, one 46% and second 64%, give 16 liters of 54% alcohol. How many liters of each type are in the mixture?
- A swimmer 2
A swimmer swam 48 kilometers in d days. What is the value of d if the swimmer swam an average of 3.2 kilometers daily?
Ondra digs the bed in 20 minutes. Cuba in 30 minutes. For how long do they dig together?
- Working together
One worker performs work in 3 days, the second in 5 days. How much do they work together?
- Together 28411
Worker A will dig a trench in 12 days. Worker B will dig a trench in 18 days. How many days will it take them together?
- Students and exam
In a certain college, accounting is one of the courses; among the accounting students, 60% are male. Among the male students, 75% passed the exams, while among the females, 50% failed. (a) present this using a probability tree diagram (b) determine the pr
- Three robots
In a workshop, three robots, Q, R, and S, are employed to make chairs Robot Q makes 25% of the chairs Robot R makes 45% of the chairs The remaining chairs are made by Robot S Evidence has shown that 2 percent of the chairs made by robot Q are
- Kilogram 3024
One kilogram of raisins costs a crown and one kilogram of nuts a crown. They added 5 kg raisins and 3 kg nuts to the mixture. How much does 1 kg of mixture cost?
- Two cities
The car goes from city A to city B at an average speed of 70 km/h and back at an average speed of 50 km/h. If it goes to B and back at an average speed of 60 km/h, the whole ride will take 8 minutes less. What is the distance between cities A and B?
- Forth and back
Car drive from point A to point B at a speed of 78 km/h and back at 82 km/h. If I went there and back at a speed of 81 km/h journey would take five minutes less. What is the distance between points A and B?
Find the intersections of the function plot with coordinate axes: f (x): y = x + 3/5
- The vaccination
The vaccination coverage of the population is 80%. Unvaccinated make up 60% of all infected. What percentage are unvaccinated and more likely to be infected? Consider N = 10,000 inhabitants and K = 1,000 infected. b. How many times more likely are unvacci
- Probability 68594
What is the probability that any two-digit number a) is divisible by five b) is it not divisible by five?
- Construction 71794
Two different trucks together would bring the construction material in 6 hours. However, after 4 hours, the first car was transferred to another job, and the second one was driven for another 6 hours. How many hours would it take for the first car to deli
- Kilometers 7631
At 8:00, Peter set out on a hike at 5 km/h. At 9:12, Michal followed him on a bike at a speed of 20 km/h. At what time did Michal Petra run, and how many kilometers did he cover?
- Together 4511
One tractor would sow the field in 3 hours and the other in 7 hours. How long before the fields grow together?
It is estimated that 10% of all federal prisoners have a positive self-image, 40% have a neutral self-image, and the rest have a negative self-image. The estimated probability of rehabilitating a prisoner with a negative self-image is 0.1. With a neutral
The first harvester will harvest the grain from the field in 20 hours, and the second, the more powerful in 10 hours. How long will it take to harvest this field by both harvesters if the second harvester has to be set up first, which takes 2 hours? The f