# Algebra - math word problems

1. Sum of series
Determine the 6-th member and the sum of a geometric series: 5-4/1+16/5-64/25+256/125-1024/625+....
2. Stacks
Annie has a total of \$ 702. The money must be divided into stacks so that each buyer has the same amounth of dollars. How many options she have?
3. Popsicles
Francis went to buy ice lollies. If he buy 8 popsicles he missed 4 USD. When he buy 7 popsicles, got back 1 USD. How many USD was a popsicle?
4. Future of libraries
You know that thanks to the Internet, electronic communications and developing online resources on the Internet annually declining number of traditional readership by 17%. These deal is irreversible evolutionary shift from old books from libraries to imme
5. Salary
Mr. Johnson's had monthly salary 955 USD since the beginning of year. From which month his salary was increased by 52 USD, when in year earned 11824 USD (enter as a number from 1 to 12)?
6. Self
A math text book is 2 2/9 inches thick. how many of these books will fit on a 120-inch self?
7. Moving
Vojta left the house at three o'clockat 4 km/h. After half hour later went from the same place Filip by bicycle at speed 18 km/h. How long take Tilip to catch up Vojta and how far from the house?
8. Mistake
Nicol mistake when calculate in school. Instead of add number 20 subtract it. What is the difference between the result and the right result?
9. Saving
Allen save € 2860 to buy a car. Yet it lacks save 55% of the car price. How much is the car?
10. Built-up area
John build up area 5 x 7 = 35 m2 with building with a wall thickness 30 cm. How many centimeters would have to subtract from thickness of the walls that built-up area fell by 9%?
Number 839 divide into the two addends that the first was 17 greater than 60% of the second. Determine these addends.
12. Rising price
The book first become more expensive by 5 euros. New price was later increased by 8%. After the second price increase book cost 46 euros. What was the original price of the book?
13. Suit
The suit cost 119 euros. How much cost the pants if it is 50% cheaper than the jacket.
14. Pharmacy
At the pharmacy are in one container 20% solution in the second 50% solution of disinfectant. They need to prepare 4 L of 48-percent solution. What amount of solution from each container is needed to mix?
15. Fertilizer
Mr. Gherkin use for fertilization 7% solution of fertilizer. 17 liters of it still left. How much water must be added to the solution to make only 3% solution?
16. Balls
Michal said to Martin: give me one ball and I'll have twice as you. Martin said: give me 4 and we will have equally. How many balls each have?
17. Mailbox
Mailbox is opening at regular intervals 3 times a day. The first time is opened at 8:00 and the last at 19:00. Calculate hours when mailbox is opened during day.
18. Machine
Price of the new machine is € 62000. Every year is depreciated 15% of residual value. What will be the value of the machine after 3 years?
19. Workers
Workers A and B will done work together for 15 days. They worked together 13.5 days. Then A worker became ill and worker B finish the job alone for 7.5 days. If every worker was working alone, how many days took whole work for worker A and B?