# Algebra - math word problems

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• Orchard
Route passes trapezoidal orchard perpendicular to the parallel sides. It is 80 cm wide. The lengths of the bases are in the ratio 5:3 and the length of the longer base to the length of the path is in the ratio 5:6. How many square meters occupies the rout
• Families
In class we investigated how many children have family in which its live. How many% of pupils live in families with more than two children? If five families each have one child in 9 families have 2 children, in 5 families have 3 children, in 2 families ha
• Mom and daughter
Mother is 39 years old. Her daughter is 15 years. For many years will mother be four times older than the daughter?
• Internal angles IST
Determine internal angles of isosceles trapezium ABCD /a, c are the bases/ and if: alpha:gamma = 1:3
• Swing
A child weighing 12 kg is sitting on a swing at a distance of 130 cm from the axis of rotation. How far away from the axis of rotation (center) must sit down his mother weighs 57 kg if she wants to be swing in balance?
• Perimeter and legs
Determine the perimeter of a right triangle if the length of one leg is 75% length of the second leg and its content area is 24 cm2.
• Pedestrian and cyclist
Pedestrian out with a speed of 4 km/hour from city center and after 1hour and 10 minutes came after him cyclist at speed of 18 km/h. At how many minutes he catches up with pedestrian?
• The ship
The ship went upstream speed of 20 km/h in relation to water. River flows at speed 10 km/h. After half an hour, he stopped and returned downstream to the starting point. How long it took way back when even if downstream speed of ship is 20 km/h in relatio
• Geometric sequence
In the geometric sequence is a4 = 20 a9 = -160. Calculate the first member a1 and quotient q.
• Dining room
The dining room has 11 tables (six and eight seats). In total there are 78 seats in the dining room. How many are six-and eight-seat tables?
• Volume and surface
Calculate the volume and surface area of the cylinder when the cylinder height and base diameter is in a ratio of 3:4 and the area of the cylinder jacket is 24 dm2.
• Tiles
The room has dimensions 12 m and 5.6 m. Determine the number of square tiles and their largest possible size to cover them room's floor.
• Father and son
Father is three times older than his son. 12 years ago father was nine times older than the son. How old are father and son?
• Antennas
If you give me two antennas will be same. If you give me again your two antenna I have a 5× so many than you. How many antennas have both mans?
• 9.A
9.A to attend more than 20 students but fewer than 40 students. A third of the pupils wrote a math test to mark 1, the sixth to mark 2, the ninth to mark 3. No one gets mark 4. How many students of class 9.A wrote a test to mark 5?
• Expressions
Expression (3a-7).(3a+7) is identical with: ?
• Tractor wheels
Smaller tractor wheel has a circumference of 3 meters, bigger 4 meters. On what path executes smaller wheel 6 turns over more bigger?
• Numbers
Write smallest three-digit number, which in division 5 and 7 gives the rest 2.
• Bank deposit
Ms Jana after the withdraw amount of 2,500 euros after year saving in bank. What was her deposit if the interest rate was 2.5% p.a..
• Cents
Julka has 3 cents more than Hugo. Together they have 27 cents. How many cents has Julka and how many Hugo?

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