Arithmetic - math word problems
- Water lilies
Water lilies are growing on the pond and their number is doubled every day. The whole layer is covered in 12 days. How many days will it cover 8 layers?
- Square metal sheet
Four squares of 300 mm side were cut out from a square sheet metal plate with a side of 0,7 m. Express the fraction and the percentage of waste from the square metal sheet.
- Expression plus minus
Evaluate expression: (-1)2 . 12 – 6 : 3 + (-3) . (-2) + 22 – (-3) . 2
- Mixed numbers
Rewrite mixed numbers so the fractions have the same denominator: 5 1/5 - 2 2/3
- Masquerade ball
Marie wants to make a cone-shaped witch's hat for a masquerade ball. How much material will it need if it counts on an annular rim with diameters of 28cm and 44cm? Hat side length is 30cm. Add 5% of the material to the bust. Round to cm2.
On Monday, 33 tickets were sold. Every next day, twice as many as the previous day. How many tickets were sold on Friday and how many totally from Monday to Friday?
- Infinite sum of areas
Above the height of the equilateral triangle ABC is constructed an equilateral triangle A1, B1, C1, of the height of the equilateral triangle built A2, B2, C2, and so on. The procedure is repeated continuously. What is the total sum of the areas of all tri
- Cube root
Find cube root of 18
- What is
What is the value of the smaller of a pair of numbers for which their sum is 78 and their division quotients are 0.3?
- Three numbers
We have three different non-zero digits. We will create all 3 digits numbers from them to use all 3 figures in each number. We add all the created numbers, and we get the sum of 1554. What were the numbers?
- Tailor 5
A tailor uses 13/4m of cloth to stitch a skirt. How many metres of cloth is needed to stitch 16 skirts?
- Temperature adding
At a weather centre, the temperature at midnight was -2 degree Celsius and by noon it had raised 4 degree Celsius. What is the new temperature?
- The square
The square root of 25 times the square root of 81 is what number?
- Decorative fence
The rectangular garden is 57 m long and 42 m wide. Calculate how much m² it will reduce if it encloses with a 60 cm wide decorative fence.
- Two thirds
Find two-thirds of the number equal to two-thirds of 99
- Game 27
Susan wanted to play the game. In the beginning, the first says a number from 1 to 8. Then the second player adds a number from 1 to 5 and tells the sum. Again, the Susan adds a number from 1-5 and say sum and etc. . . The winner must say the number 27. Wh
Ophelia recorded the temperature of a cold store every two hours. 1. At 6am it was -4°C and at 8am it was -1°C. By how much did the temperature rise? 2. The temperature went up by 5°C in the next two hours. .What was the temperature at 10am?
Calculate standard deviation for file: 63,65,68,69,69,72,75,76,77,79,79,80,82,83,84,88,90
- Fe metal sheet
For one product, 5/8 of the metal sheet are consumed, to the second 5/6 of remains. What part of the sheet metal is consumed for both products together?
- Reminder and quotient
There are given the number C = 281, D = 201. Find the highest natural number S so that the C:S, D:S are with the remainder of 1,