# Algebra - math word problems

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• Gears
The gearing fits wheel with 20 teeth to the wheel with 36 teeth. Before starting the machine is stained tooth smaller wheels in the designated space between the teeth of the larger wheels. How many times after starting the machine wheels turning that stai
• Saving
Paul save 155Kč in 46 2 Kc and 5Kc coins. How much saved 2Kc and 5Kc coins?
• Value
Determine the value of the following exspressions: a) (23-25)·(4-5) b) (97-123):(18+8)
• Four classses
Students of all 7, 8 and 9 classes in one school may take up 4,5,6 and 7 abreast and nobody will left. How many is the average count of pupils in one class if there are always four classes each grade?
• Forth and back
Car goes from point A to point B at speed 78 km/h and back at 82 km/h. If went there and back at speed 81 km/h journey would take five minutes less. What is the distance between points A and B?
• Circle r,D
Calculate the diameter and radius of the circle if it has length 26.59 cm.
• Reducing number
Reducing the an unknown number by 28.5% we get number 243.1. Determine unknown number.
• Tributaries
The first tributary fill pool with water in 15 hours. The second tributary fill pool in 10 hours. For how many hours the pool is filled with both tributaries?
• Tonic
One package tonic consume Mom 12 weeks and daughter for 14 weeks. 4 weeks they use the same cream together and then only daughter. How many weeks endured tonic to daughter then?
• Floor
Rectangular floor of living room has a length 5.4 meters and a circumference 17.2 meters. What is its width?
• Bob and Bobek
At 10h 20min runs Bobek from hat at average speed 12 km/h. At what time must run out Bob at speed 18 km/h to catch him 9 kilometers from the hat?
• Dwarfs
Four dwarfs would prepare firewood for Snow White in580 minutes. After an hour and a half they recruit friends so that finished preparing the wood for 280 minutes. How many dwarfs they recruited?
• Cows
20 cows has food for 60 days. We reduce the dose to two-thirds for 18 cows. How many days will be fed?
• Arc-sector
arc length = 17 cm area of sector = 55 cm2 arc angle = ? the radius of the sector = ?
• Number
I think the number. If I add to its third seven I get same as when to its quarter add 8. Which is the number?
• Pedestrian and the cyclist
Pedestrian and cyclist went against each from the two cities that are distant 40 km. Pedestrian started 30 minutes before the cyclist and walk an average speed of 5 km/h. What speed went cyclist when met after 120 minutes from the start of the pedestrian?
• Landlord
Landlord had 49 ducats more than Jurošík. How many ducats Jurošík steal landlord if the Jurošík now 5 ducats more?
• Two pipes
One pipe fill one-fifth volume 20 minutes before by second one. The two pipes together will fill the tank in two hours. How long is will fill tank each pipe separately?
• Passenger car and truck
From Kutna Hora left at 11:00 clock a truck at 60 km/h. At 12:30 behind him started passenger car at average speed 80 km/h. At what time and how far from Kutna Hora overtake a passenger car truck?
• Two trains meet
From A started at 7:15 express train at speed 85 km/h to B. From B started passenger train at 8:30 in the direction to A and at speed 55 km/h. The distance A and B is 386 1/4 km. At what time and at what distance from B the two trains meet?

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