# Arithmetic - math word problems

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- Future of libraries

You know that thanks to the Internet, electronic communications and developing online resources on the Internet annually declining number of traditional readership by 17%. These deal is irreversible evolutionary shift from old books from libraries to imme - The string

They cut 113 cm from the string and divided the rest in a ratio of 5: 6.5: 8: 9.5. The longest part measured 38 cm. Find the original length of the string. - Simplify 3

Simplify mixed numerals expression: 8 1/4- 3 2/5 - (2 1/3 - 1/4) Show your solution. - Similarity

ABC is a triangle wherein a = 4 cm, b = 6 cm, c = 8 cm. Is it similar to the triangle DEF: d = 3 cm, e = 4.5 cm, f = 6 cm? If so, determine the ratio of similarity. - Paper box

Calculate whether 11 dm² of paper is sufficient for gluing a box without a lid with bottom dimensions of 2 dm and 15 cm and 12 cm high. Write result as: 0 = No, 1 = Yes - Soccer team

Hilahs soccer team is trying to raise $2414 to travel to a tournament in Florida, so they decided to host a pancake for the breakfast. How many people need to attend their breakfast in order to raise $2414, if profit per one pancake is $1.5? - Sewing

Beth's mother can sew 235 pairs of short pants in 6 days while Lourdes can sew 187 pairs in 8 days. How many more pairs of short pants can Beth's mother sew? - Hiking trip

Rosie went on a hiking trip. The first day she walked 18kilometers. Each day since she walked 90 percent of what she walked the day before. What is the total distance Rosie has traveled by the end of the 10th day? Round your final answer to the nearest ki - Cu thief

The thief stole 121 meters copper wire with cross-section area of 103 mm^{2}. Calculate how much money gets in the scrap redemption, if redeemed copper for 4.6 eur/kg? The density of copper is 8.96 t/m^{3}. - Two parallel chords

In a circle 70 cm in diameter, two parallel chords are drawn so that the center of the circle lies between the chords. Calculate the distance of these chords if one of them is 42 cm long and the second 56 cm. - Concert

On a Concert were sold 150 tickets for CZK 360, 235 tickets for 240 CZK and 412 for 180 CZK. How much was the total revenues for tickets? - Rectangular garden

Rectangular garden has a length of 48.7 m, a width of 6.3 meters shorter than the length. How much mesh should be bought for its fencing if the gate is 2.9 m long and the gate 1.1 m? What is the area of the garden? - Tangents

To circle with a radius of 41 cm from the point R guided two tangents. The distance of both points of contact is 16 cm. Calculate the distance from point R and circle centre. - Word problem

348 students were on holiday in Hungary. 133 bought pizza, chips 28 pupils, 25 pupils bought soda, butter 26 pupils, 15 pupils fruits, vegetables 29 students. How much pay for all the food, if every meal cost 5.3 euros? - Square gardens

The gardening colony with dimensions of 180 m and 300 m is to be completely divided into equally large square areas with the largest possible area. Calculate how many such square areas can be obtained and determine the side length of the square. - Cooks

Four cooks cleaned 5 kg of potatoes for 10 minutes. How many cook would have to work clean 9 kg of potatoes for 12 minutes? - Cast brass

Brass cast weight was 3.84 kg, it had turned into piston weight 3.491 kg. How many grams of brass was turned off? - Shooter

The shooter fired to a target from distance 11 m The individual concentric circle of targets have a radius increments 1 cm (25 points) by 1 point. Shot was shifted by 8'(angle degree minutes). How many points should win his shot? - Hussein

Hussein owns 450000 crowns (local currency). He spent at the bookstore 2 over 9 to buy some books and tales. He paid 3 over 5 of his money to buy his math book. a. Calculate the remaining amount of money with Hussein? b. Hussein lost 3 over 4 of the remai - Painter 3

Dad want to paint wall high 250 cm wide and 230 cm with wallpaper. How many meters must buy wallpaper if wallpaper width is 60 cm?

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