Algebra - math word problems

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  • Do you solve this?
    rectangles_4 Determine area S of rectangle and length of its sides if its perimeter is 102 cm.
  • Birthdate
    lizatka Jane on birthday brought 30 lollipops and 24 chewing gum for their friends. How many friends has, if everyone receives the same number of lollipops and chewing gums? How much chewing gum and lollipops got any friend?
  • Cottages
    chatky The summer camp is 41 cottages. Rooms are for three and for four in them. How many of the 140 campers lives of three?
  • Brothers and sisters
    family Lenka has as many brothers as sisters. Her brothers have twice as many sisters as brothers. How many brothers and sisters are in the family?
  • Water reservoir
    water_tower The cuboid reservoir contains 1900 hectoliters of water and the water height is 2.5 m. Determine the dimensions of the bottom where one dimension is 3.2 m longer than the second one.
  • Line
    lines_1 Write an equation of a line parallel to To 9x + 3y = 8 That Passes Through The Point (-1, -4). Write in form ax+by=c.
  • QuizQ2
    debil_z_tv The square of the first number is equal to three-fifths of the second number. Determine both numbers if you know that the second number is 5 times greater than the first, and neither of numbers is not equal to zero.
  • Product V2
    sales_off The price of product was increased by 12%. Price increased by 273. How much money it would cost this product, if it was on the contrary by 19% discounted.
  • ISO trapezoid v2
    lichobeznik bases of Isosceles trapezoid measured 16 cm and 4 cm and its perimeter is 47 cm. What is the are of a trapezoid?
  • Two workers
    mame_nizke_mzdy The first worker completed the task by himself in 9 hours, the second in 15 hours. After two hours of joint work left first worker to a doctor and the second finished the job himself. How many hours worked second worker himself?
  • Tickets
    tickets Tickets to the zoo cost $4 for children, $5 for teenagers, and $6 for adults. In the high season, 1200 people come to the zoo every day. On a certain day, the total revenue at the zoo was $5300. For every three teenagers, eight children went to the zoo. H
  • Paul and Honza
    tchata Honza went to chat on a bike without a break 4.0 hours. Paul the same way without breaks 50 minutes longer. The difference between the speeds of the two boys was the one kilometer per hour. How fast was Paul, if you know that the speed of the boys did not
  • Sports games
    kureci_olympiada Pupils of same school participated district sports games. When dividing into teams found that in the case of the creation teams with 4 pupils remaining 1 pupil, in the case of a five-member teams remaining 2 pupils and in the case of six-members teams rem
  • Chalet
    turancar_autobus The children were on a school trip to the mountain . One third of the journey went by the train and continue by bus. When you get off the bus, they remained a third of the distance they traveled by bus. What part of journey children went by the bus (wrote
  • Three dice
    3_cubes When you throw three dice was the sum total of the dice 10. The yellow dice fell one eye more than on the red and brown fell 3 eyes less than red. How many eyes fell on every dice?
  • Enterprise and wages
    workers_3 The enterprise operates a total 162 workers and their average salary is M dollars. If the company has hire an additional 18 employees whose average wage would be the S dollars, would reduce the overall average salary in the company of 3.6%. Calculate the
  • Family and age ratios
    family_1 Age of father and son are in the ratio 10:3; age of father and daughter are in the ratio 5:2. How old is father and son, if daughter is 20 years old? In what ratio is age sister and brother?
  • One and a half chicken
    chicken_1 One and a half chicken bears one and a half egg in one and a half day. How many eggs can withstand from 6 chicken in 6 days?
  • Turtles Žofka and Julka
    korytnacky Gray wolf kept in his tent turtles Žofka and Julka, which together have 200 years. After 50 years will Julka 2 times older than Žofka. How old are the turtles?
  • Crown
    2_kcs Siblings collect a 2-crowns and 5-crowns. Together have 80 coins with a total of value 310 crowns. How many saved two-crowns and how many five-crowns?

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