Algebra - math word problems

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• Sum of three numbers
The sum of three numbers from which second number is 20% smaller than the first number and the third number is 25% smaller than the second number is 96. Determine this numbers.
• Copper parts
From copper cast were made 3 parts. At first consumed one third of casting, the second 2/3 of rest and the third weighed 18 kg. What is the weight of original copper cast?
• ATC camp
The owner of the campsite offers 79 places in 22 cabins. How many of them are triple and quadruple?
• Tour
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?
• Schools
Three schools are attended by 678 pupils. To the first attend 21 students more and to the third 108 fewer students than to second school. How many students attend the schools?
• Summerjob
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?
• UN 1
If we add to an unknown number his quarter, we get 210. Identify unknown number.
• Sides of triangle
Triangle has circumference 42 cm. Side a is 2 times shorter than side b and sice c is 2 cm longer than side a. Determine the sizes of sides of a triangle.
• Cycling trip
At 8 am started a group of children from the camp to day cycling trip. After 9:00 weather deteriorated sharply and the leader decided to send for the children bus on the same route, which started at 10 hours. For how long and at what distance from the cam
• Car and cyclist
Cyclist started from town at speed 18 km/h. After 1 hour 30 min started the car from town and caught up with the cyclist in 50 minutes. How fast was a car?
• Two planes
Two planes flying from airports A and B, 420 km distant against each other. Plane from A took off 15 minutes later and flies at an average speed of 40 km/h higher than the plane from B. Determine the average speed of this two aircraft if you know that it
• Waste paper
Our school attend 1,300 pupils. Each pupil collected plastic bottles or paper. Plastic bottles have collected 930 pupils and 600 pupils old paper. How many students have collected together plastic bottles and waste paper?
• Four friends
Four friends shared the money. Vasek got 1/4 of the total amount. Tonda received 1/3 of the rest of the money, Joe got a half from the second residue and Jirka left 80. How much money get together?
• Reward
Three workers have shared a common reward 13110 CZK follows: first worker got 35% less than the second and third worker got 20% more than the second worker. How much got each worker?
• Contract
8 employees complete the contract for 65 hours. After 17 hours, 3 employees had to leave for another job. How many more hours will the job on contract be fulfilled?
• Rhumbline
Find circumference and area of the rhumbline ABCD if the short side AD of which has a length of 5 cm, and the heel of the height from D leading to the AB side divides the AB side into two sections of 3 cm and 4 cm.
• Horizontal Cylindrical Segment
How much fuel is in the tank of horizontal cylindrical segment with a length 10m, width of level 1 meter and level is 0.2 meters below the upper side of the tank?
• Tetrahedral pyramid
It is given a regular tetrahedral pyramid with base edge 6 cm and the height of the pyramid 10 cm. Calculate the length of its side edges.
• Mushrooms
Eva and Jane collected 114 mushrooms together. Eve found twice as much as Jane. How many mushrooms found each of them?
• Internal angles
Find the internal angles of the triangle ABC if the angle at the vertex C is twice the angle at the B and the angle at the vertex B is 4 degrees smaller than the angle at the vertex A.

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