Arithmetic - math word problems

  1. Area to volume
    two_cubes_2 If the surface area of a cube is 486, find its volume.
  2. Paratrooper
    padak After the parachute is opened, the paratrooper drops to the ground at a constant speed of 2 m/s, with the sidewinding at a steady speed of 1.5 m/s. Find: a) the magnitude of its resulting velocity with respect to the ground, b) the distance of his land fr
  3. Employees
    workers_45 Of all 360 employees, there are 11/12 women. How many men work in a company?
  4. Ebay is not free
    usd_7 Be aware of ebay - if you sell something expensive, fee is painful. There are lot of space for classifieds and local exchange away from global ebay. Calculate ebay+paypal fee if you sale 3037 USD laptop. Formula for ebay fee is 0,30 + 10 % of total earning
  5. Solve 2
    numbers2_47 Solve integer equation: a +b+c =30 a, b, c = can be odd natural number from this set (1,3,5,7,9,11,13,15)
  6. Simple sequence
    sequence_geo_6 Continue with this series of numbers: 1792,448, 112, _, _
  7. Icecreams
    zmrzlina_4 Karthik bought 30 icecreams for his birthday .2/5 of them are chocolate icecreams. Find the number of chocolate icecreams he bought?
  8. Outside temperature
    teplomer_13 The temperature outside was 57 degree Fahrenheit. During the next few hours it decreased by 18 degrees and then increased by 23 degrees. Find new temperature.
  9. Precious metals
    gold_3 In 2006-2009, the value of precious metals changed rapidly. The data in the following table represent the total rate of return (in percentage) for platinum, gold, an silver from 2006 through 2009: Year Platinum Gold Silver 2009 62.7 25.0 56.8 2008 -41.3 4
  10. Banknotes
    penize How many different ways can the cashier payout € 310 if he uses only 50 and 20 euro banknotes? Find all solutions.
  11. Expression 8
    expr_1 Evaluate this expressions: a) 5[3 + 4(2.8 - 3)] b) 5×(8-4)÷4-2
  12. No smoke
    no_smoking Tobacco company NO-SMOKE adorned its stand at the cigarette-type trade fair with the cigarette-shaped. The dimensions of which were 20 times the size of a regular cigarette. The regular cigarette contains 0.8 mg of nicotine. How much nicotine would a giant
  13. Volume of ball
    ball1_5 Find the volume of a volleyball that has a radius of 4 1/2 decimeters. Use 22/7 for π
  14. Reminder and quotient
    prime_4 There are given numbers A = 135, B = 315. Find the smallest natural number R greater than 1 so that the proportions R:A, R:B are with the remainder 1.
  15. How many 2
    chart_2 How many three lettered words can be formed from letters A B C D E G H if repeats are: a) not allowed b) allowed
  16. Balloon and bridge
    hlbkovy_angle From the balloon, which is 92 m above the bridge, one end of the bridge is seen at a depth angle of 37° and the second end at depth angle 30° 30 '. Calculate the length of the bridge.
  17. Doses
    medicine_spoon_628830 A child is to receive a dose of 0.5 teaspoon of cough medicine every 12 hours. if the bottle contains 60 doses, how many days will the medicine last?
  18. A car
    car_31 A car weighing 1.05 tonnes driving at the maximum allowed speed in the village (50 km/h) hit a solid concrete bulkhead. Calculate height it would have to fall on the concrete surface to make the impact intensity the same as in the first case!
  19. Radioactive material
    radium A radioactive material loses 10% of its mass each year. What proportion will be left there after n=6 years?
  20. Simplify 3
    fractal_14 Simplify mixed numerals expression: 8 1/4- 3 2/5 - (2 1/3 - 1/4) Show your solution.

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