Algebra - math word problems

  1. Spartakiada
    spartakiada_1 Practitioners lined up in rectangle with row with four, five or six exercisers, one always missing to full rectangle. How many exercisers were on the field, if they have estimated not been more than 100?
  2. Cross-country competition
    spartakiada Cross-country competition was attended by 76% of pupils of class 9.B. Class consis of 16 boys, two of whom did not run and 4 girls did not run. How many girls go to class 9.B?
  3. Goat
    koza Meadow is a circle with radius r = 19 m. How long must a rope to tie a goat to the pin on the perimeter of the meadow to allow goat eat half of meadow?
  4. Cylinder diameter
    valec.JPG The surface of the cylinder is 149 cm2. The cylinder height is 6 cm. What is the diameter of this cylinder?
  5. Right angled triangle
    fun-triangle Hypotenuse of a right triangle is 17 cm long. When we decrease length of legs by 3 cm then decrease its hypotenuse by 4 cm. Determine the size of legs.
  6. Class - boys and girls
    kresba In the class are 60% boys and 40% girls. Long hair has 10% boys and 80% girls. a) What is the probability that a randomly chosen person has long hair? b) The selected person has long hair. What is the probability that it is a girl?
  7. RT and ratio
    triangles A right triangle whose legs are in a ratio 6:12 has hypotenuse 68 m long. How long are its legs?
  8. Lenka and money
    Karl_Lagerfeld_2014 When Lenka bought pants from 1/3 of her savings shirt from 1/5 and 1/8 spent at the hairdresser, she is left 328 Kč. How much money was saved? How much hairdresser cost?
  9. Nuts
    nuts How many we must have at least nuts if we can equally divide it to 10 children, 12 children or 15 children and any nut left?
  10. Ski lessons
    skiing_2 On the ski course leaves 80 pupils. They live in triple and quadruple rooms. Count if rooms is the 23. How many are triple and quadruple rooms?
  11. Summerjob
    pat_mat Albert, Beny, Cyril and Dan worked on summerjob. From the total revenue Albert received 2/5, Beny 1/6 , 3/10 Cyril and Dan the rest which is 324 euros. How many euros earned every one of them?
  12. Around the flowerbed
    roses Around a rectangular flowerbed with dimensions 5.25 m and 3.5 m are to be planted roses equally spaced so that the roses found in every corner of the flowerbed and consumed them as little as possible. a) At what distance are planted roses? b) How many ro
  13. Triangle
    Triangle_trig Calculate the sides of the triangle if its area S = 630 and the second cathethus is shorter by 17.
  14. Three friends
    oriental The three friends spent 600 KC in a teahouse. Thomas paid twice as much as Paul. Paul a half less than Zdeněk. How many each paid?
  15. Computer
    pc The computer was purchased 10000,-. Each year, the price of a computer depreciates always the same percentage of the previous year. After four years, the value of the computer is reduced to 1300,- How many percent was depreciated price of the computer eac
  16. Bob and Bobek
    carot_1 Bobek has 2 cabbages and 5 carrots, Bob has 2 cabbages and 9 carrots. When Bobek stepped on the scale weight 5800 g and when Bob weight 8960 g. Actual Bob weight is 8 kg and Bobek 5 kg. How much weighs one carrot?
  17. More money
    fun Lenka has €4.8 more than Natalia. Who will have more and how much, when Lenka give Natalia €2.5?
  18. Cuboid - edges
    kvadr The sum of all edges cuboid are 8 meters. However, the width is twice shorter than the length and height is seven times longer than the width. Determine the dimensions of the cuboid.
  19. Lentilka
    lentilky.JPG Lentilka made 31 pancakes. 8 don't fill with anything, 14 pancakes filled with strawberry jam, 16 filled with cream cheese. a) How many Lentilka did strawberry-cream cheese pancakes? Maksik ate 4 of strawberry-cream cheese and all pure strawberry pancak
  20. Arithmetic average
    ap The arithmetic mean of the five numbers is exactly 8. The sum of these four numbers is 30. What is the fifth number?

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