# Algebra - math word problems

#### Number of problems found: 2855

• Dozen
What is the product of 26 and 5? Write the answer in Arabic numeral. Add up the digits. How many of this is in a dozen? Divide #114 by this
• Completing square
Solve the quadratic equation: m2=4m+20 using completing the square method
• Balloon and bridge
From the balloon, which is 92 m above the bridge, one end of the bridge is seen at a depth angle of 37° and the second end at depth angle 30° 30 '. Calculate the length of the bridge.
• Company and employees
There are 370 employees in the company - women are 15% less than men. How many men work in the company?
• The smallest number
What is the smallest number that can be divided by both 5 and 7
• Average temperature
The average temperature from Monday to Sunday was 40.5°F and the average temperature from Monday to Saturday was 42.8°F. What was the temperature on Sunday?
• Seven times
Which number seven times is just as higher as 27, how much is smaller than 29?
• The painter
In order for the painter to get the desired color, he must mix green and yellow in a ratio of 4: 7. If it has 28 l of green color, how many liters of yellow color should he add? How many liters of mixed color does he get?
For the construction of the road dam, it is supposed to transport six trucks a total of 18 days. After three days, two more cars were sent to the construction site. How long will it take to carry the material?
• Greg and Bill
Greg is 18 years old. He is 6 less than 4 times Bill's age. How old is Bill?
• Peter and Paul
Peter and Paul together have 26 years. Four years ago, Paul was twice older than Peter. How much is Paul and how much Peter?
• Tickets
1260 tickets sold. On the first day, 80% was sold on the second day was sold. How many tickets were sold first and how much the next day?
• Cube surface and volume
The surface of the cube is 500 cm2, how much cm3 will be its volume?
• The observatory
The dome of the hemisphere-shaped observatory is 5.4 meters high. How many square meters of sheet metal needs to be covered to cover it, and 15 percent must be added to the minimum amount due to joints and waste?
• Three workers
The three workers received € 2,850 together for the work done. They divided them according to the time worked so that the first received 20% less than the second and the third € 50 more than the second. How much EUR did each worker receive?
• Mushrooms
Mushrooms lose 90% by weight drying. How many fresh mushrooms are needed for 5 kg of dried mushrooms?
• A large
A large gear will be used to turn a smaller gear. The large gear will make 75 revolutions per minute. The smaller gear must make 384 revolutions per minute. Find the smallest number of teeth each gear could have. [Hint: Use either GCF or LCM. ]
• Car and motorcyclist
A car and a motorcyclist rode against each other from a distance of 190 km. The car drove 10km/h higher than the motorcyclist and started half an hour later. It met a motorcyclist in an hour and thirty minutes. Determine their speeds.
• Isosceles triangle
In an isosceles triangle, the length of the arm and the length of the base are in ration 3 to 5. What is the length of the arm?
• Lee is
Lee is 8 years more than twice Park's age, 4 years ago, Lee was three times as old. How old was Lee 4 years ago?

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