# Algebra - math word problems

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• Squares ratio The first square has a side length of a = 6 cm. The second square has a circumference of 6 dm. Calculate the proportions of the perimeters and the proportions of the contents of these squares? (Write the ratio in the basic form). (Perimeter = 4 * a, conte
• Cuboid and ratio Find the dimensions of a cuboid having a volume of 810 cm3 if the lengths of its edges coming from the same vertex are in ratio 2: 3: 5
• Fall sum or same Find the probability that if you roll two dice, it will fall the sum of 10, or the same number will fall on both dice.
• Tourist cottage The tourist cottage has 11 rooms for 16 guests, some of them are doubles, some singles. How many are double rooms and how many are single rooms?
• Two gardens The total area of the two gardens is 864 m2. The first garden is 60 m2 smaller than three times the second garden. What is the area of each garden?
• Twelve ties The price of 12 ties before the discount was the same as 15 ties after discount. Calculate the price of 1 tie after discount, if you know that the discount price of one tie fell by 40 CZK?
• Wall thickness The hollow metal ball has an outside diameter of 40 cm. Determine the wall thickness if the weight is 25 kg and the metal density is 8.45 g/cm3.
• Large family I have as many brothers as sisters and each my brother has twice as many sisters as brothers. How many children do parents have?
• Tropics and polar zones What percentage of the Earth’s surface lies in the tropical, temperate and polar zone? Individual zones are bordered by tropics 23°27' and polar circles 66°33'
• Tetrahedral pyramid 8 Let’s all side edges of the tetrahedral pyramid ABCDV be equally long and its base let’s be a rectangle. Determine its volume if you know the deviations A=40° B=70° of the planes of adjacent sidewalls and the plane of the base and the height h=16 of the p
• Runners If John has a running speed of 3.5miles per hour and Lucy has a speed of 5 miles per hour. If John starts running at 10:00 am and Lucy starts running at 10:30 am, at what time will they meet? (as soon as possible) Divide number 135 into two additions so that one adds 30 more than 2/5 of the other add. Write the bigger one.
• Volume of wood Every year, at the same time, an increase in the volume of wood in the forest is measured. The increase is regularly p% compared to the previous year. If in 10 years the volume of wood has increased by 10%, what is the number p?
• Power line pole From point A, the power line pole is seen at an angle of 18 degrees. From point B to which we get when going from point A 30m away from the column at an angle of 10 degrees. Find the height of the power pole.
• Growth of wood The annual growth of wood in the forest is estimated at 2%. In how many years will make the forest volume double?
• The university At a certain university, 25% of students are in the business faculty. Of the students in the business faculty, 66% are males. However, only 52% of all students at the university are male. a. What is the probability that a student selected at random in the
• Aircraft angines The two engines of the aircraft are enough to supply the fuel for five hours of operation. However, one of the engines has a malfunction and thus consumes one-third more fuel. How long can the plane be in the air before it runs out of fuel? After an hour Calculate the volume (V) and the surface (S) of a regular quadrilateral prism whose height is 28.6 cm and the deviation of the body diagonal from the base plane is 50°. The regular triangular prism, whose edges are identical, has a surface of 2514 cm ^ 2 (square). Find the volume of this body in cm3 (l). The diagonal of three faces of a cuboid are 13,√281 and 20 units. Then the total surface area of the cuboid is.