Arithmetic - math word problems

  1. Kangaroo
    klokan_1 Kangaroo do 10 jumps in 1 minute and then three minutes lie , then will make 10 jumps in 1 minute and 3 minutes lie, and so on. Find the shortest time in which kangaroo do 30 jumps.
  2. Brick
    tehla Brick weight before drying is 5.3 kg. After drying, the bricks is 1 kg lighter and after firing is 0.7 kg lighter than after drying. What is the weight of the brick after drying and firing?
  3. Expression 1
    plus_minus_mult What is 7+8-(5×2)+5-4+(6×(5-3)+6)-(8+10)-7+6?
  4. Package Deal - what to choose
    o2_pausal_2 The parents decided to purchase a mobile phone to their son. They choose from menu: ? Which offer is best?
  5. Points on circle
    coordinates_circle In the Cartesian coordinate system with the origin O is a sketched circle k /O; r=2 cm/. Write all the points that lie on a circle k and whose coordinates are integers. Write all the points that lie on the circle I / O; r=5 cm / and whose coordinates are i
  6. Bus
    bus_4 On the 4-th stop take on 56 and take off 38 passengers. How many were added (write as positive number) or shrunk (write as negative number) the count of passengers?
  7. Foot in bus
    havo It was 102 people on the bus. 28 girls had two dogs. A 11 girls had one dog. At the next stop seceded 5 dogs (even with their owners). They got two boys together with three dogs. The bus drove one driver. How many foot were in bus?
  8. Quadratic function
    parabola_2 Write the equation of the quadratic function which includes points A (-1, 10), B (2, 19), C (1,4)
  9. Controller
    std_dev Output Controller of the company in the control of 50 randomly selected products found that 37 of them had no defect 8 has only one flaw, three had two defects, and two products had three defects. Determine the standard deviation and coefficient of variati
  10. Briefcase
    aktovka The cost of producing briefcase is € 45. The manufacturer wants to sell it at a profit 30%. For how much will briefcase sell?
  11. Paper collecting
    sber At the paper collecting contest gathered Franta 2/9 ton, Karel 1/4 ton and Patrick 19/36 tons of paper. Who have gathered the most and the least (x, y - write down the weights in tonnes).
  12. Multiples of int
    balls_5 How many multiples of 3 is between the numbers to 20? (zero not count)
  13. Princess
    princezna Princess has lost 321 beads and Prince George are all trying to find. On the first day he found all but 83 beads. On the second day he found 68 beads. On the third day he found the rest, but the princess had lost 76. How many beads had Princess after the f
  14. Gears
    ozub_kola 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 stain
  15. Buildings
    prg The school stands 110 m from the church, which is 100 m beyond the town hall. Which building are closer to the church and how many times?
  16. Classroom 4
    skola_1 In a class of 36 pupils, 2/3 are girls. How much it is in a class girls and boys?
  17. 3x square
    square_3 Side length of the square is 54 cm. How many times increases the content area of square if the length of side increase three times?
  18. Conversion of units
    meter_2 Complete the following length data
  19. The tap
    kohutik For one day flows 148 l of water out of the tap. How much water will flow out for 3/4 day?
  20. Diagonal of the rectangle
    rectangle_1 Calculate the diagonal of the rectangle which area is 54 centimeters square and the circuit is equal to 30 cm.

Do you have an interesting mathematical word problem that you can't solve it? Enter it, and we can try to solve it.

To this e-mail address, we will reply solution; solved examples are also published here. Please enter the e-mail correctly and check whether you don't have a full mailbox.

Please do not submit problems from current active competitions such as Mathematical Olympiad, correspondence seminars etc...