# Algebra - math word problems

1. Cube walls Find the volume and the surface area of the cube if the area of one of its walls is 40 cm2.
2. Seven times Which number seven times is just as higher as 27, how much is smaller than 29?
3. Pavement 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.
4. Father and son When I was 11, my father was 35 years old. Today, my father has three times more years than me. How old is she?
5. A candle 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
6. Spherical cap 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.
7. 2 pipes 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?
8. Sheep and cows 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?
9. Average height 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.
10. Digits 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.
11. Three people Three people start doing a work at a same time. The first worked only 2 hours. The second ended 3 hours before the end. On an individual basis, it would take the first time to do the work 10 hours, second 12 hours and 15 hours third. How many hours did it.
12. Dropped sheets Three consecutive sheets dropped from the book. The sum of the numbers on the pages of the dropped sheets is 273. What number has the last page of the dropped sheets?
13. Number with ones The first digit of the number is 1, if we move this digit to the end we get a 3 times higher number, which is the number?
14. Hexagon ABCDEF In the regular hexagon ABCDEF, the diagonal AE has a length 8cm. Calculate the circumference and the hexagon area.
15. Natural gas in kWh Gas consumption for 2017 was 11,301 kWh I paid 532 € How much 1 m3?
16. 13 tickets A short and long sightseeing tour is possible at the castle. Ticket for a short sightseeing circuit costs CZK 60, for a long touring circuit costs CZK 100. So far, 13 tickets have been sold for 1140 CZK. How much did you pay for tickets for a short tour?
17. Grandfather and grandmother The old mother is 5 years younger than the old father. Together they are 153 years old. How many years has each of them?
18. The tourist The tourist traveled 190km in 5 hours. Part of the journey passed at 5 km/h. The rest he went by bus at a speed of 60 km/h. How long has a bus gone?
19. Hens and pigs Hens and pigs have 46 feet in total. At least how much can heads have?
20. Three sides Side b is 2 cm longer than side c, side a is 9 cm shorter than side b. The triangle circumference is 40 cm. Find the length of sides a, b, c . .. .

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