Algebra - math word problems

Number of problems found: 2648

  • Progression
    sequence_geo_10 -12, 60, -300,1500 need next 2 numbers of pattern
  • Domains of functions
    graph_quadratic F(x)=x2-7x and g(x)=5-x2 Domain of (fg)(x) is. .. . . Domain of (f/g)(x). ..
  • Summer tires
    workers_44 Three tire servants have to change the summer tires on 6 cars in 2 hours. Mark's replacement would take 4.5 hours, Jirka would do it in 3 hours and 10 minutes, and Honza in 4 hours. Will they be able to replace all tires at the desired time?
  • Two resistors
    two_resistors Two resistors when they give 25 ohms in series and 4 ohms in parallel what the values of
  • Quarter circle
    quarter_circle_1 What is the radius of a circle inscribed in the quarter circle with a radius of 100 cm?
  • Body diagonal
    krychle_12 Calculate the volume and surface of the cube if the body diagonal measures 10 dm.
  • Bricklayer
    tiles2_2 How much do we pay for a bricklayer laying a pavement in a square room with a diagonal of 8 m, if 1 sqm with work will cost for CZK 420?
  • Circle annulus
    medzikruzie2 There are 2 concentric circles in the figure. Chord of larger circle 10 cm long is tangent to the smaller circle. What are does annulus have?
  • Equilateral triangle ABC
    equliateral In the equilateral triangle ABC, K is the center of the AB side, the L point lies on one-third of the BC side near the point C, and the point M lies in the one-third of the side of the AC side closer to the point A. Find what part of the ABC triangle cont
  • Given
    1998-4b Given 2x =0.125 find the value of x
  • Workers 9
    okno2_2 If two workers fix two windows in an hour how many windows can 18 workers fix in the same two windows?
  • Commission 2
    compare_2 Mr gomez sells used cellphones. His commission for every cellphone sold is 20%. If his total sales is Php 33850, how much is his commission? Please, please, please show your solution.
  • Evening shift
    workers_43 While working the evening shift, Officer K took 8 hours to complete a task at his work station and Officer M took 10 hours to complete the same task at his work station. How many hours would it take Officer K and Officer M to complete the same task workin
  • Quarter of a circle
    circle14 Calculate the circumference of a quarter circle if its content is S = 314 cm2.
  • Toys 3
    toy Tiffany's toyshop received a shipment of 360 toys. The first day 12 were sold the second day 19 were sold and on the third day, 26 was sold. How many days will the toyshop run out of toys?
  • Bicycle gear
    bicycle_gears The pedal bicycle wheel has 56 teeth and a rear 20 gear tooth. How many times does the bicycle wheel turn when you make 20 turns of the pedal wheel?
  • Test scores
    test_8 Jo's test scores on the first four 100 point exams are as follows: 96,90,76, and 88. If all exams are worth the same percent, what is the minimum test score necessary on his last exam to earn an A grade in the class (90% or better)?
  • Height as diameter of base
    valec_17 The rotary cylinder has a height equal to the base diameter and the surface of 471 cm2. Calculate the volume of a cylinder.
  • Cross road
    cyclist_34 From the junction of two streets that are perpendicular to each other, two cyclists (each on another street) walked out. One ran 18 km/h and the second 24 km/h. How are they away from a) 6 minutes, b) 15 minutes?
  • Isosceles triangle
    rr_triangle3 The circumference of the isosceles triangle is 32.5 dm. Base length is 153 cm. How long is the leg of this triangle?

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