# Algebra - math word problems

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• The price
The price of the land increased by 17%. What was the original price of the land if it now costs 46800 €?
• Father and son
When I was 11, my father was 35 years old. Today, my father has three times more years than me. How old is she?
• I think
I think a number. When I multiply it by five, and after that I subtract 477, I get the same number as if I multiplied it twice. What number do I think?
• Twelve
Twelve students work on a week forestry brigade. One hundred spruces will receive x CZK, one hundred pine y CZK. How many receive each one students did in one day if they planted a total of 25,000 spruces per week and 30,000 pine trees? Express by express
• Subsets
How many 19 element's subsets can be made from the 26 element set?
• Raffle
There are 200 draws in the raffle, but only 20 of them win. What is the probability of at least 4 winnings for a group of people who have bought 5 tickets together?
They brought in d two kilos and t three kilos of bread to the store. By the end of the day, 14 two-kg bread were sold. How many kilos of bread remained in the store by the next day?
• Sum of squares
The sum of squares above the sides of the rectangular triangle is 900 cm2. Calculate content of square over the triangle's hypotenuse.
• Fractions
Three-quarters of an unknown number are 4/5. What is 5/6 of this unknown number?
• Turners
Two turners perform joint work in 3 hours. The first turner would perform the job himself in 7 hours. How long would the same job last for a second turner if he worked alone?
• Cinema tickets
Cinema sold 180 tickets this Thursday, which is 20%. Monday 14%, Tuesday 6%, Wednesday 9%, Friday 24%, Saturday 12%, and Sunday 15%. How many tickets were sold per week?
• Mixture 2
How many liters of water must be added to 7 liters of a 20% solution to obtain a 10% solution?
• The train
The train passed the observer in the 20s and passed through a 1500m tunnel in 2 minutes. Calculate the speed (km/h) and train length.
• Inscribed circle
Calculate the magnitude of the BAC angle in the triangle ABC if you know that it is 3 times less than the angle BOC, where O is the center of the circle inscribed in the triangle ABC.
• The coil
How many ropes (the diameter 8 mm) fit on the coil (threads are wrapped close together) The coil has dimension: the inner diameter 400mm, the outside diameter 800mm and the length of the coil is 470mm
• Flour
Kim needs 3/4 cup of flour to make 12 cookies. How much flour would she need to make 60 cookies?
• ABCD square
In the ABCD square, the X point lies on the diagonal AC. The length of the XC is three times the length of the AX segment. Point S is the center of the AB side. The length of the AB side is 1 cm. What is the length of the XS segment?
• Sick
Six seamstresses should make 60 shirts in five business days. After three days two seamstresses were sick. How many days have the remaining seamstresses to finish contract?
• Three workshops
There are 2743 people working in three workshops. In the second workshop works 140 people more than in the first and in third works 4.2 times more than the second one. How many people work in each workshop?
• Temperature 2
Sunday's high temperature was 3 degrees higher than Saturday's. On Monday, the temperature fell 5 degrees, then rose 7 degrees on Tuesday and 4 more on Wednesday. Then it fell 17 degrees to a record low of 31 on Thursday. What was the temperature on Satur

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