Arithmetic - math word problems

  1. David number
    numbers2_4 Jana and David train the addition of the decimal numbers so that each of them will write a single number and these two numbers then add up. The last example was 11.11. David's number had the same number of digits before the decimal point, the Jane's number
  2. Angles
    triangle The triangle is one outer angle 158°54' and one internal angle 148°. Calculate the other internal angles of a triangle.
  3. Circles 2
    zlozite_kruznice Calculate the area bounded by the circumscribed and inscribed circle in triangle with sides 12 cm, 14 cm, 18 cm.
  4. Price of state
    cena_statu_blocek_2012 Estimate the cost of the state based on following reason. State price is expressed as a percentage respectively share in the redistribution of national GDP. Employee creates monthly value € 868 (super-gross wage).Then tax him 35.2% employer contributions
  5. Pumps
    fuel_tank 6 pump fills the tank for 3 and a half days. How long will fill the tank 7 equally powerful pumps?
  6. Unit vector 2D
    one_1 Determine coordinates of unit vector to vector AB if A[-6; 8], B[-18; 10].
  7. Rounding 2
    nice_circles Round the following negative number: -143.021
  8. Cubic
    natural_gas Convert 660 m3 of natural gas volume to energy units kWh. Combustion of 1 cubic meter of natural gas is released energy 10.55 kWh.
  9. Money
    hyperinflation Everyone complains about the lack of money. In fact, there is no shortage of money, but the relative scarcity of goods and things that people buy for money. Calculate what percentage of the price of all goods and services rose immediately, if everyone has
  10. Cube - wall
    cubes_2 V kocke ABCDEFGH je ?. Aký je povrch kocky?
  11. Car amortization
    carisma.JPG Assume that the car has a life 13 years and new cost 24000 euros. Calculate how much a month is amortized cost of the car over its lifetime. Amortization is the gradual reduction of assets (cars, buildings), mainly due using or aging.
  12. Racing track
    racing_track On the racing track circling three cars. The first passes one circuit for 8 seconds, the second for 20 seconds and a third for 8 seconds. a) Calculate number of seconds since the start to catch all three cars together for the first time again across the s
  13. Rounding
    periodic6 Double round number 727, first to tens, then to hundreds. (double rounding)
  14. Combi-triangle
    komb_triangle On each side of the square is marked 10 different points outside the vertices of the square. How many triangles can be constructed from this set of points, where each vertex of the triangle lie on the other side of the square?
  15. Eggs
    eggs_1 Mother bought from neighbors 39 domestic eggs. Her neighbor got back €4.54 from €10. How many euros get back from 20 banknote if she buy 94 eggs from a neighbor?
  16. Classroom 3
    kids_1 How many children are in the classroom, where 13 children are higher than Lenka and 9 children lower than Lenka?
  17. Math test
    logo_skola In class 6.A are 26 students and the teacher had managed to give tests to 13 students. 13 testes he gave in 6.5 min. How many pupils still haven't test? How long will it take techer to give tests to 43 students?
  18. Estate
    mapa Estate shaped rectangular trapezoid has bases long 34 m , 63 m and perpendicular arm 37 m. Calculate how long is its fence.
  19. Divisibility
    nice_circles Determine all divisors of number 84.
  20. Stones in aquarium
    akvarko_7 In an aquarium with a length 2 m; width 1.5 m and a depth of 2.5 m is a water level up to three-quarters of the depth. Can we place stones with a volume of 2 m3 into the aquarium without water being poured out?

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