Algebra - math word problems
- Time gone
Square of Richard age equals the age of his mother. When he will bw two times older then his mom will be 7/2 times older than he. How old is Richard and his mom?
- Diagonal of square
Calculate the side of a square when its diagonal is 10 cm.
- Call of Duty
Game Call of Duty in CTF (Capture the Flag) opposes the British and the Germans, whose bases are 15 km apart. A German soldier stole the British flag and hid it with it in a secret place between the bases. If the British soldiers set out at a speed of 14.
- Vegan shop
To the shops brought together 23.2 kg of goods, fruits, vegetables and nuts. fruit was 4.7 kg more than vegetables, nuts was 1.5 kg less than the fruit. Determine the amount of fruits, vegetables and nuts.
- Determine AP
Determine the difference of the arithmetic progression if a3 = 7, and a4 + a5 = 71
- Belgium vs Italy
Belgium played a match with Italy and Belgium win by 2 goals. The match fell a total 6 goals. Determine the number of goals scored by Belgium and by Italy.
- Elimination method
Solve system of linear equations by elimination method: 5/2x + 3/5y= 4/15 1/2x + 2/5y= 2/15
- ATC camp
The owner of the campsite offers 79 places in 22 cabins. How many of them are triple and quadruple?
- Geometric seq
Find the third member of geometric progression if a1 + a2 = 36 and a1 + a3 = 90. Calculate its quotient.
- Potatoes bags
I have three bags with 21 kg potatoes. The first bag is 5.5 kg more than in the second bag and the third is 0.5 kg more than in the second bag. Determine how many kgs of potatoes is in each bag.
- 925 USD
Four classmates saved an annual total 925 USD. The second save twice as the first, third 35 USD more than the second and fourth 10 USD less than the first. How USD save each of them?
Given a rhombus ABCD with a diagonalsl length of 8 cm and 12 cm. Calculate the side length and content of the rhombus.
Half of the bar is green, the third is yellow and the remaining 40cm is red. How long is a bar?
- Cleaning windows
Cleaning company has to wash all the windows of the school. The first day washes one-sixth of the windows of the school, the next day three more windows than the first day and the remaining 18 windows washes on the third day. Calculate how many windows ha
Three students participated in the summerjob. Altogether they earn 1780, -. Peter got a third less than John and Paul got 100,- more than Peter. How much got every one of them?
35 people went on a tour and paid 8530, -. Employees pay 165, and family members 310. How many employees and how many family members went to the tour?
- Collecting day
At collecting day at school pupils of three classes took total of 1063 kg of paper. Class B collected half more than A Class and class C 55 kg more than B. How many kg of paper collected each class?
In the 6th class there are 60 girls and 72 boys. We want to divide them into groups so that the number of girls and boys is the same. How many groups can you create? How many girls will be in the group?
- Dividing money
Imrich, Daniel and Dezider shared an unknown amount in the ratio 1:2:4, where Dezider received 750 euros more than Imrich and Daniel got half as much as Dezider. Determine an unknown amount of money and determine the amounth that got Imrich, Daniel and De
- Two machines
Performances of two machines are in a ratio of 7:12. A machine with less power produced 406 pieces of products per shift. a) How many pieces produced per shift second machine? b) How many pieces produced two machines together for five shifts?