Algebra - math word problems

  1. Cinema tickets
    listky 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?
  2. Simple equations
    enc2 Solve system of equations: 5x+3y=5 5x+7y=25
  3. There
    jablone_12 There are 32 trees of three species in the orchard. 25% cherries, three eighty pears, others plums. How many plums are in the orchard?
  4. Small painters
    venn_intersect_1 There are ten pupils in the painting group. Eight pupils paint with watercolors and nine pupils with tempera colors. How many pupils paint both water and tempera colors when each pupil paints?
  5. Inverted nine
    clock-night-schr In the hotel,, Inverted nine" each hotel room number is divisible by 6. How many rooms we can count with three-digit number registered by digits 1,8,7,4,9?
  6. Reciprocal equation 2
    parabola2 Solve this equation: x + 5/x - 6 = 4/11
  7. A truck
    truck_11 A truck departs from a distribution center. From there, it goes 20km west, 30km north and 10km west and reaches a shop. How can the truck reach back to the distribution center from the shop (what is the shortest path)?
  8. A residential
    water3_8 A residential colony has a population of 5400 and 60 litres of water is required per person per day. For the effective utilization of rain water, they constructed a water reservoir measuring 48m × 27m × 25m to collect the rain water. For how many days, the
  9. Company and employees
    workers_49 There are 370 employees in the company - women are 15% less than men. How many men work in the company?
  10. The price
    map_16 The price of the land increased by 17%. What was the original price of the land if it now costs 46800 €?
  11. Cube walls
    cubes2_9 Find the volume and the surface area of the cube if the area of one of its walls is 40 cm2.
  12. Seven times
    numberline_12 Which number seven times is just as higher as 27, how much is smaller than 29?
  13. Pavement
    chodnik2 Calculate the length of the pavement that runs through a circular square with a diameter of 40 m if distance the pavement from the center is 15 m.
  14. Father and son
    Rodina-01_1 When I was 11, my father was 35 years old. Today, my father has three times more years than me. How old is she?
  15. A candle
    candles A candle shop sells scented candles for $16 each and unscented candles for $10 each. The shop sells 28 candles today and makes $400. a. Write a system of linear equations that represents the situation. b. Solve the system to answer the questions: How m
  16. Spherical cap
    gulovy_odsek Place a part of the sphere on a 4.6 cm cylinder so that the surface of this section is 20 cm2. Determine the radius r of the sphere from which the spherical cap was cut.
  17. 2 pipes
    time_12 2 pipes can fill a tank in 35 minutes. The larger pipe alone can fill the tank in 24 minutes less time than the smaller pipe. How long does each pipie take to fill the tank alone?
  18. Sheep and cows
    sheep_4 There are only sheep and cows on the farm. Sheep is eight more than cows. The number of cows is half the number of sheep. How many animals live on the farm?
  19. Average height
    meter_22 The average height of all pupils is 162 cm. The class teacher's height is 178 cm. The average height of all (teacher and all pupils) is 163 cm. Calculate the number of pupils in the class.
  20. Digits
    seq_5 Show that if x, y, z are 3 consecutive nonzero digits, zyx-xyz = 198, where zyx and xyz are three-digit numbers created from x, y, z.

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