# Algebra - math word problems

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• Average age The company of five people has an average age of 46 years. The average age of the first four is 43 years. How many years has the fifth member of this company?
• Simple sequence Continue with this series of numbers: 1792,448, 112, _, _
• A residential A residential colony has a population of 5400 and 60 litres of water is required per person per day. For the effective utilization of rain water, they constructed a water reservoir measuring 48m × 27m × 25m to collect the rain water. For how many days, th
• Dinosaurs More than 30 and less than 60 dinosaurs have met at the pond. A quarter of them bathed and 1/7 saws and the rest gripped. How many were at the pond? How many were there?
• Equilateral triangle Calculate the area of an equilateral triangle with circumference 72cm.
• Calculate Calculate the length of a side of the equilateral triangle with an area of 50cm2.
• A candle A candle shop sells scented candles for \$16 each and unscented candles for \$10 each. The shop sells 28 candles today and makes \$400. a. Write a system of linear equations that represents the situation. b. Solve the system to answer the questions: How many
• Twenty Twenty rabbits are put in 4 cells so that there are different number of rabbits in each cell contains at least 3 rabbits. What is the largest possible number of rabbits in one cell
• Dropped sheets Three consecutive sheets dropped from the book. The sum of the numbers on the pages of the dropped sheets is 273. What number has the last page of the dropped sheets?
• Father 7 Father is 6 times older than his son. After 4 years, the father will only be 4 times older. What are their present ages?
• 12 apples 12 apples and 2 loaves of bread cost 5.76 and 6 apples and 3 loaves of bread cost 7.68. How much is a loaf of bread?
• Surface of cubes Peter molded a cuboid 2 cm, 4cm, 9cm of plasticine. Then the plasticine split into two parts in a ratio 1:8. From each part made a cube. In what ratio are the surfaces of these cubes?
• The bulbs The bulbs are connected serially two bulbs and one resistor. Each bulb has a resistivity of 100 ohms and resistor of 60 ohms The voltage source in the circuit is 24 volts. Do you know what voltage to measure on individual appliances?
• Flying The airplane from Prague to Bratislava was flying at a speed of 60 km/h less and back by 70 km/h greater than the original speed. What was the original speed if the plane returned to Prague according to the timetable?
• Exponential warm Suppose that a body with temperature T1 is placed in surroundings with temperature T0 different from that of T1. The body will either cool or warm to temperature T(t) after time t, in minutes, where T(t)=T0 + (T1-T0)e^(-kt) . If jello salad with 30 degree
• What is What is the value of the smaller of a pair of numbers for which their sum is 78 and their division quotients are 0.3?
• Diagonal to area Calculate the area of a rectangle in which the length of the diagonal is 10 cm.
• Sixty Sixty percent of one-fifteen of the total is equal to thirty. What are two percent of the total?
• Map scale The rectangular plot has in a scale of 1: 10000 area 3 cm2 on the map. What content does this plot have on a 1:5000 scale map?
• 13 tickets A short and long sightseeing tour is possible at the castle. Ticket for a short sightseeing circuit costs CZK 60, for a long touring circuit costs CZK 100. So far, 13 tickets have been sold for 1140 CZK. How much did you pay for tickets for a short tour?

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