Algebra - math word problems

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  • Rectangle
    obdlznik_torta Area of rectangle is 3002. Its length is 41 larger than the width. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?
  • Chickens and rabbits
    pipky In the yard were chickens and rabbits. Together they had 18 heads and 56 legs. How many chickens and how many rabbits were in the yard?
  • Salary
    500euro Lawyer got to pay 840 Euros in banknotes of 20 and 50 Eur. Total got 18 banknotes. How many was which?
  • Triangles
    green_triangle Equilateral triangle with side 40 cm has the same perimeter as an isosceles triangle with arm of 45 cm. Calculate the base x of an isosceles triangle.
  • Trapezoid
    trapezoid Calculate the area of trapezoid ABCD with sides |AB|= 50 cm, |BC|=25 cm, |CD|=10 cm, |AD|=25 cm..
  • Quadratic equation
    parabola Solve quadratic equation: 2x2+28x-550=0
  • Ratio
    ratio 6 numbers are in the ratio 1:5:1:5:5:5. Their sum is 242. What are the numbers?
  • Acid
    acid The barrel is 199 liters of 38% acid. How many percent acids occur when 61 liters revoke and replace with the same amount of water?
  • Two numbers
    numbers Find two numbers whose difference and ratio is 2.
  • Ships
    titanic At 8:40 the ship set sail at 12 km/h. At 19:10 followed by at 29 km/h sail boat. When sail boat catches up the ship? How many minutes will catch up took?
  • Salary raise
    euro The monthly salary was 620 Eur. During the year it was raised to 727 Eur. Calculate the month from salary was increased that employee earned 7547 Eur during the whole year.
  • Report card
    vysvedcenie Ivor hit 4× grade 5 at the beginning of the school year. How many times must now catch grade 1 to get grade 2 on the report card?
  • Party
    party-informatikov At the party everyone clink with everyone. Together, they clink 406 times. How many people were at the party?
  • Reconstruction of the corridor
    koridor Calculate how many minutes will be reduced to travel 187 km long railway corridor, where the maximum speed increases from 120 km/h to 160 km/h. Calculate how many minutes will shorten travel time, if we consider that the train must stop at 6 stations, eac
  • Right triangle Alef
    r_triangle The obvod of a right triangle is 84 cm, and the hypotenuse is 37 cm long. Determine the lengths of the legs.
  • Bomber
    b52 Bomber flies 10 km at 600 km/h. At what horizontal distance from the target, must pilot drop the bomb to hit the target? Don't care about air resistance and consider the gravitational acceleration g=9.81 m/s2.
  • When will I be a millionaire?
    milionar_kedy $name monthly send $money euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of $p% p. A. Calculate how many months must $name save to save $total euros? Inflation, interest rate changes, or bank failures ignore.
  • Trolleybus
    trolejbus_ba Trolleybus line No. 206 measured 24 km. If the trolleybus goes faster by 5 km/h, the way there and back would is shorter by 33 minutes. Calculate the trolleybus speed and how much time it takes a return trip.
  • Crossroads
    crossroad A passenger car and an ambulance come to the rectangular crossroad, the ambulance left. Passenger car at speed 39 km/h and ambulance at 41 km/h. Calculate such a relative speed of the ambulance move to the car.
  • Right triangle
    right_triangles Calculate the missing side b and interior angles, perimeter, and area of ​​a right triangle if a=10 cm and hypotenuse c = 16 cm.

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