Arithmetic - math word problems
Number of problems found: 1624
- Quiz or test
I have a quiz with 20 questions. Each question has 4 multiple choice answers, A, B, C, D. THERE IS NO WAY TO KNOW THE CORRECT ANSWER OF ANY GIVEN QUESTION, but the answers are static, in that if the "correct" answer to #1 = C, then it will always be equal
- Wooden block
A cuboid-shaped wooden block has 6 cm length, 4 cm breadth, and 1 cm height. Two faces measuring 4 cm x 1 cm are colored in black. Two faces measuring 6 cm x 1 cm are colored in red. Two faces measuring 6 cm x 4 cm are colored in green. The block is divid
- An investor
An investor purchased 75 shares of stock at $42.80 per share, and 6 months later sold the shares for $47.15 per share. The $20 stockbroker fee will not be charged for this sale. Calculate the total profit or loss of the transaction.
- Average price
Sixth grade went on a trip to Moravia. Each of the 26 pupils paid CZK 320 and the school paid a total of CZK 3,510. What was the average price of a trip per student?
- Storm 3
If the temperature yesterday was 56 and today is 13 degrees cooler, what is today's temperature?
- Midnight 2
It was 8 degrees at nightfall. The temperature dropped 10 by midnight. What was the temperature at midnight?
- Difference of temperatures
The temperature on Saturday was –2°C. The temperature on Sunday was 8°C. Write down the difference in these two temperatures.
- Outdoor temperature
The outdoor temperature was 8 degrees at midnight. The temperature declined 5 degrees during each of the next 3 hours. What was the temperature at 3am?
Emilio made 69 potholders. Each potholder cost him $2.81 to make. If he sells each potholder for $3.12, how much profit will he make?
- Empty barrel
In the backyard is an empty barrel with a volume of 2 hl. How many liters are missing at the edge, when 53 liters flowed into it for 1 day and 68 liters of water for 2 days?
- Final exam
At the final exam, the student answers from three areas, which are evaluated in a ratio of 1: 2: 2. What grade will John receive if he answered as follows: 3,1,2.
- Simplest form
Find the simplest form of the following expression: 3 to the 2nd power - 1/4 to the 2nd power
- In the bowl
There are 12 pears in the bowl. Erik ate a third. How many pears remained in the bowl?
- The temperature 8
The temperature on Monday was –6°C. On Tuesday the temperature was 3 degrees lower. Write down the temperature on Tuesday.
- All use computer
It is reported that 72% of working women use computers at work. Choose 3 women at random, find the probability that all 3 women use a computer in their jobs.
- Outside tangents
Calculate the length of the line segment S1S2 if the circles k1 (S1, 8cm) and k2 (S2,4cm) touch the outside.
- How many 3
How many hours the Andersons watched TV in all Wednesday 3/1 hr Thursdays 2/3 hr Friday 4/5 hr Saturday 3/4 hr
Jannin knows that Mr. Robinson needs 14 tablets for a week's supply of an anti-inflammatory drug Mr. Robinson is going to vacation and needs a four week supply. How many tablets does Johnny need to fill his prescription?
6 kg of potatoes is enough for four at home for 15 days. For how many days will this amount be enough if a grandma will visit?
- Big numbers
How many natural numbers less than 10 to the sixth can be written in numbers: a) 9.8.7 b) 9.8.0