Algebra - math word problems

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  • Lion or virgin
    1_kcs We toss coin, every throw fits lion or a virgin with equal probability 1/2. Determine how much at least we have to make throws that with probability 0.9 lion fell at least once.
  • Two workers
    Frog Two workers together execute some work in 10 days. The first worker would have done himself in 20 days. How many days would have done himself a second worker?
  • 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 t
  • 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
  • Two months
    mars with moons Mars has two months, Phobos and Deimos. Phobos orbits around Mars in 7 hours 39 minutes and Deimos in 30 h 14 min. How long will repeat the relative position of the three celestial bodies?
  • 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 / Ho
  • Four-digit number
    numbers_1 Find also a four-digit number, which quadrupled written backwards is the same number.
  • 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?
  • angles in quadrilateral
    4uhelnik What size have angles in quadrilateral (4-gon) if they are in a ratio of 8: 9: 10: 13?
  • Copiers
    copy The new copier copying a folder of papers 5 min. faster than the old. The operator used new, but out of toner and exchange took 5 min. In that time copied on the old. The whole work has been done for 9 min. How long would the work done only by old copier?
  • 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)?
  • 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
  • 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?
  • Students
    reportcard The class has 22 students. 2 of which has assesement of 2. Count of assesement of 1 is three times more than count of students with assesement of 3. How many students has assesement of 1 and how many students has assesement of 1.
  • Class
    skateboard The class has 18 students. Everyone knows inline skating or skateboarding. Inline skating can ride 11 students on a skateboard 10. How many ride on inline skates and on skateboard?
  • 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.
  • Metal alloy
    ocel What is the ratio of metals in the alloy that is in the 50 tonnes of steel to 30 kg nickel?
  • 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?
  • Athletes
    spartakiada_2 Athletes standing in rows of eight. Ivan estimated that athletes are more than 120. Peter claimed that there are fewer than 130. Both are right. How many are athletes?
  • Parachutists
    parasutism Parachutists during freefall firstly held in groups of 4, then of 6, then 9, 12 and finally of 18 members. How many parachutists jump at least should be, if at each group must all be involved.

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