Algebra - math word problems

  1. Red balls
    gule_3 In the bag there are 3 red, 12 blue and 8 green balls. How many red balls we must be attached to the bag if we want the probability of pulling out the red balls was 20%?
  2. Trees
    jablone Along the road were planted 250 trees of two types. Cherry for 60 CZK apiece and apple 50 CZK apiece. The entire plantation cost 12,800 CZK. How many was cherries and apples?
  3. Raw meat
    vahy_2 In the school cafeteria for one lunch, they prepare 490 servings of 50 g of boiled meat. Meat loses 30% of its weight by cooking. How many kilograms of raw meat must the school canteen prepare for this lunch to cook?
  4. Quotient
    fun1_1 Determine the quotient and the second member of the geometric progression where a3=10, a1+a2=-1,6 a1-a2=2,4.
  5. Family party
    mini-torticky.JPG Anna has 5 €, Anezka has 4,60 € and for all the money they want to buy desserts for a family party. They decide between cakes and pinwheel: The pinwheel is € 0.40 more expensive than the cake, and the cakes can be bought for all the money by a third more t
  6. Garden
    zahon_6 The garden has the shape of a rectangle measuring 19m20cm and 21m60cm. Mr. Novák will fence it. It wants the distance between adjacent pillars to be at least two meters and a maximum of three meters. He would also like the distances between the adjacent pi
  7. 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 conta
  8. Coach
    hokej_4 Average age of 24 players and a coach of one team is 24 years. The average age of players without a coach is 23 years. How old is the coach?
  9. Three friends
    vaha_1 Danica, Lenka and Dalibor have altogether 96 kg. Lenka weighs 75% more than Dalibor and Danica weighs 6 kg more than Dalibor. Determine the weight of Danice, Lenka and Dalibor.
  10. UN 1
    bulb2 If we add to an unknown number his quarter, we get 210. Identify unknown number.
  11. Skoda cars
    car_11 There were 16 passenger cars in the parking. It was the 10 blue and 10 Skoda cars. How many are blue Skoda cars in the parking?
  12. Hotel
    hotel The hotel has a p floors each floor has i rooms from which the third are single and the others are double. Represents the number of beds in hotel.
  13. Equation 11
    rovnice Solve equation: ?
  14. Unknown number
    mocninova_fx I think number. If subtract from the twelfth square the ninth square I get a number 27 times greater than the intended number. What is this unknown number?
  15. Two lands
    pozemky The common area of the two neighboring lands is 964 m2. The second land is 77 m2 smaller than twice the size of the first land. Find the areas of each land.
  16. Three granaries
    vaha_3 Three granaries hold 7,800 metric cent (q) of grain. In the first, 70 tonnes of grain was more than the second and in the third it was 120 tonnes less than in the second. How many grain were in each granary?
  17. Years
    children_12 Susan is 3 years and as she will be old as Teodor now him will be 11. How old is Teodor today?
  18. Subjects
    math_series_1 Student makes a mathematical task for five minutes and the task from biology in twelve minutes. Another day he have homework in math and biology which consists of eleven tasks together. To do the job took hour and a half. How many tasks maked in each subje
  19. School
    ratios_2 Headteacher think whether the distribution of pupils in race in groups of 4,5,6,9 or 10. How many pupils must have at least school at possible options?
  20. Chord
    tetiva2_1 It is given to a circle k(r=6 cm) and the points A, B such that / AB / = 8 cm lies on k. Calculate the distance of the center of circle S to the midpoint C of the segment AB.

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