Algebra - math word problems

  1. Interest
    dollars Calculate how much you earn for 10 years 43000 deposit if the interest rate is 1.3% and the interest period is a quarter.
  2. Circle sector
    vysec Circular sector with a central angle 80 ° has area 1257 cm2. Calculate its radius r.
  3. Flowerbed 2
    flowerbed Around the square flower bed in a park is sidewalk 2 m wide. The area of ​​this sidewalk is 243 m2. What is the area of the flowerbed?
  4. Divisors
    one Find all divisors of number 493. How many are them?
  5. RT and ratio
    triangles A right triangle whose legs are in a ratio 6:12 has hypotenuse 68 m long. How long are its legs?
  6. Four-digit number
    numbers_1 Find also a four-digit number, which quadrupled written backwards is the same number.
  7. Workman - shift
    favorit_skoda The worker produces 300 components per shift. How many components would be produced in 18 shift, if his performance gradually increased every shift by 3 components?
  8. Swing
    hojdačka22 A child weighing 12 kg is sitting on a swing at a distance of 130 cm from the axis of rotation. How far away from the axis of rotation (center) must sit down his mother weighs 57 kg if she wants to be swing in balance?
  9. Half life
    Bi Determine the half life of bismuth, when bismuth weight from the original weight of 32 g was only 2 grams in 242 minutes.
  10. Chestnuts
    gastany Neil has 5-times chestnuts less than Adrian. Together they have 894 chestnuts. How many chestnuts has Neil and Adrian?
  11. Rhombus
    rhombus2_3 The rhombus with area 68 has one diagonal is longer by 6 than second one. Calculate the length of the diagonals and rhombus sides.
  12. Number
    sqrt_2 Is number 5.146852 irrational?
  13. 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 3 teenagers, 8 children went to the zoo. How many te
  14. Spirit
    lieh From 55% and 80% spirit we would like to produce 0.2 kg of 60% spirit. How many of them we must use in a solution?
  15. Revenue
    odmena Mr. Robert and Mr. Norbert get together € 1400. The revenue split in the ratio of 4:3, depending upon each work. How many got each of them?
  16. Addends
    1plus1 Number 839 divide into the two addends that the first was 17 greater than 60% of the second. Determine these addends.
  17. Exam average
    vysvedcenie_2 Average of marks that have on the certificates students of 8.A class in mathematics is exactly 2.45. If we did not add 1 and 3 of sutdents Michael and Alena, who arrived a month ago, it would average exactly 2.5. Determine how many students have class 8.
  18. Cubes
    krychlicky Carol with cut bar 12 cm x 12 cm x 135 cm to the cubes. Find the sum of all the surfaces of the resulting cubes.
  19. Mother and daughter
    mom_daughter Three years ago mother was three times older than daughter. After nine years she will be only twice old. How old is mother (and daughter)?
  20. Warehouse cars
    car_6 From the warehouse started truck at speed 40km/h. After 1hour 30mins started from the same place same direction a car at speed 70 km/h. For how long and at what distance from the warehouse overtake a truck?

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