# Algebra - math word problems

- Grandfather

The grandfather is three years older than an grandmother. The average age of the grandmother, the grandfather and their seven grandchildren is 28 years. The grandchildren have a total of 105 years. Calculate how old is grandfather. - Mom and daughter

Mom is 30 years older than the daughter. What is the age difference between them in 35 years? - Bronze, tin and copper

Bronze is an alloy of tin and copper. An alloy of 10% tin and 90% copper is Gunmetal. If it contains 20% tin and 80% copper, it is bell metal. How many tons of molten bell metal and how many tons of copper is needed to make 100 tons of Gunmetal? - Sprayers

The vineyard can be sprayed first sprayer in 5 hours and with the second in 8 hours. How long would it take if we use sprayers both at once? - Airplane

Aviator sees part of the earth's surface with an area of 200,000 square kilometers. How high he flies? - Password

The voltage station is every day changing the master password, which consists of three letters. Code generation process does not change and is based on the following procedure: The following letters (A) to (I) correspond to different numbers from 1 to 9. I - Volatile percents

Kent is working as a forex trader. Suffered a loss of 65.8 percent. Calculate what percentage must now earn to lift from loss? - Work

First paver pave pavement for 27 hours. Second for 27 hours. Started first paver and after 4 hours, join the second. How long will they finish pavement? - Bath

In the bath is 30 liters of hot water. Then added 36 liters of cold water at temperature of 19 °C decreased temperature of water to 41 °C. What was the initial temperature of the hot water? - Painters

First painter painted fence himself for 4 hours, the second painter 1.2 hours sooner than first, and the third painters slowest up to 16 hours. How long took them paint fence if worked together? - Resistors

Two resistors connected in series give the resulting resistance 216Ω and 48Ω in parallel. Determine the resistance of these resistors. - Jan

Jan is 13 years and Peter 21 years old. For how many years will their ages in the ratio of 7:9? - Isosceles triangle

The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is 112 cm. The length of the arm to the length of the base is at ratio 5:6. Find the triangle area. - Paul and Honza

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. - Enterprise and wages

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 - Computer revolution

When we started playing with computers, the first processor, which I remember was the Intel 8080 from 1974, with the performance of 0.5 MIPS. Calculate how much percent a year rose CPU performance when Intel 486DX from 1992 has 54 MIPS. What - Tourist

Tourist walk at 4.1 km/h. Every 5 km have 20-minute break. How many kilometers passed, when started at 4:40 and finished at 10:30? - Two workers

Two workers carry will do certain work for 12 days. After 8 days of working was one removed, and then the other finished the job alone in 10 days. For how many days would do this work alone each worker? - Raffle

How many raffle tickets must be purchased by Peter in raffle with issued 200 tickets if he wants to be sure win at least 3 price? In the raffle draws 30 prices. - Invitations

For every 5 minutes writes Dana 10 invitations, while Anna 14 invitations. How long will write together 120 invitations?

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