# Arithmetic - math word problems

1. Garden
Area of a square garden is 6/4 of triangle garden with sides 56 m, 35 m, and 35 m. How many meters of fencing need to fence a square garden?
2. No. of divisors
How many different divisors have number ??
3. Relay-race
Kate ran 170 meters at 29.8 seconds, Suzan at 29.3 seconds, Roza at 34 seconds and Žofka at 30.4 seconds. How long took to run 4x170 m relay-race?
4. Pairs
At the table sit 10 people, 5 on one side and 5 on the other side. Among them are 3 pairs. Every pair wants to sit opposite each other. How many ways can they sit?
5. Cube zoom
How many percents do we increase the volume and surface of the cube if we magnify its edge by 38 %?
6. Store
One meter of the textile was discounted by 2 USD. Now 9 m of textile cost as before 8 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
7. Tare
Gross weight of shipment is 6927 kg and its tare is 7%. Calculate the net weight of the shipment.
8. Bus vs. train
Bus started from point A 10 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 49 km/h, train 77 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the
9. Aircraft
If an airplane flies 776 km/h for 7.4 h, how far does it travel?
10. Water
Mix 68 l of water with temperature of 87 °C, 17 l warm of 42 °C and 55 l water of 50 °C. What is the temperature of the mixed water immediately after mixing?
11. Bonus
Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses?
12. Hands
The clock shows 12 hours. After how many minutes will angle between the hour and minute hand 90°? Consider the continuous movement of both hands hours.
13. Theater
The theater has in each row with 19 seats. Ticket to the first 10 rows is for 30 USD. In next rows is for 15 USD. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 12255 USD. How many rows are in the theater?
14. Scale
Swimming pool is long 110 m and 30 m wide. The plan of the city is shown as a rectangle with area 8.25 cm2. What scale is the city plan?
15. Excavation
Mr. Billy calculated that excavation for a water connection dig for 12 days. His friend would take 10 days. Billy worked 3 days alone. Then his friend came to help and started on the other end. On what day since the beginning of excavation they met?
16. Cylinders
Area of the side of two cylinders is same rectangle of 33 mm × 18 mm. Which cylinder has a larger volume and by how much?
17. Percent
From 99 children who participated in the ski course were 23 excellent skiers, 13 good and 20 average and the rest were beginners. Calculate this data in percentages.
18. Brick weight
The brick weighs 2 kg and a half bricks. How much does one brick weigh?
19. Cinema
Cinema auditorium is built for 3300 people. The first row is planned for 36 seats and each next gradually 4 more. How many rows of seats will have auditorium?
20. Subtraction
How many times you can subtract the number 4 from the number 64?

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