Algebra - math word problems

  1. Simple equation 2
    eq222 Find X in this simple equation: X/9 = 96/108
  2. Triangle KLM
    klm_triangle In the rectangular triangle KLM, where is hypotenuse m (sketch it!) find the length of the leg k and the height of triangle h if hypotenuse's segments are known mk = 5cm and ml = 15cm
  3. Paving - joints
    tiles_6 We are paving with rectangular pavement 18 cm × 24 cm was placed side by side in height in a row and in the second row in width etc. How many times will the joints meet at a distance 10 m?
  4. Isosceles triangle
    pomer_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.
  5. Diagonal 20
    plaza Diagonal pathway for the rectangular town plaza whose length is 20 m longer than the width. if the pathway is 20 m shorter than twice the width. How long should the pathway be?
  6. Book read
    books_12 If Petra read 10 pages per day, she would read the book two days earlier than she read 6 pages a day. How many pages does a book have?
  7. ICE train
    ice_train German runways test a new ICE train between Munich and Berlin. The train runs to Berlin at a slow speed of 100 km/h. Back from Berlin goes faster. How quickly did the train have to go on a return trip so that the total average train speed for both journeys
  8. How old
    boy_3 The student who asked how many years he answered: "After 10 years I will be twice as old than as I was four years ago. How old is student?
  9. Odd numbers
    friends4_2 The sum of four consecutive odd numbers is 1048. Find those numbers ...
  10. Six terms
    sequence_geo_3 Find the first six terms of the sequence a1 = -3, an = 2 * an-1
  11. Cube wall
    cubes_16 Calculate the cube's diagonal diagonal if you know that the surface of one wall is equal to 36 centimeters square. Please also calculate its volume.
  12. Two numbers
    fractal_6 The sum of the two numbers is 1. Find both numbers if you know that half of the first is equal to one seventh of the second number.
  13. Mason with assistant
    workers_15 Mason had to complete the work in 10 days. Two and a half days later his assistant arrived. Together they completed the work in next three and a half days. How many days would he need an assistant for the same work?
  14. Money 6
    penize_41 Lita had some money. She spent 1/2 of it on a hand bag and 1/3 of the remainder of the blouse. She had 260.00. How much money did she have at start?
  15. Ratio of two unknown numbers
    numbers2_23 Two numbers are given. Their sum is 30. We calculate one-sixth of a larger number and add to both numbers. So we get new numbers whose ratio is 5:7. Which two numbers were given?
  16. If-then equation
    triangles_10 If 5x - 17 = -x + 7, then x =
  17. Boys and girls 2
    boy_2 The ratio of boys to girls in math club is 4:3 . After 8 more girls joined the Club, the ratio become 1:1. How many members are there in the club now?
  18. Unknown number 24
    numbs_6 f we add 20, we get 50% of its triple. What is this unknown number?
  19. Testing
    test_3 Students of high school have 10 points for each good solved task. The wrong answer is deducted by 5 points. After solving 20 tasks, student Michael had 80 points. How many tasks did he solve correctly and how many wrong?
  20. Cars speeds
    cars_17 Distance from city A to city B is 108 km. Two cars were simultaneously started from both places. The speed of a car coming from city A was 2 km/h higher than the second car. What was the speed of each car if they met in 54 minutes?

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