# Basic functions - math word problems

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- Ice and water

We want to cover rectangular rink with dimensions of 55 m and 25 m with 4cm thick layer of ice. How many liters of water we need if after freezing water increases its volume by 10%? - Saving 9

An amount of $ 2000 is invested at an interest of 5% per month. If $ 200 is added at the beginning of each successive month but no withdrawals. Give an expression for the value accumulated after n months. After how many months will the amount has accumula - Four classses

Students of all 7, 8 and 9 classes in one school may take up 4,5,6 and 7 abreast and nobody will left. How many is the average count of pupils in one class if there are always four classes each grade? - Workers

Two workers A and B, will be done work together for 15 days. They worked together for 13.5 days. Then A worker became ill, and worker B finish the job alone for 7.5 days. If every worker was working alone, how many days took whole work for worker A and B? - Five inlets

The tank can be filled with five equally powerful inlets. If the tank is filled by four of these inlets, it takes a total of 30 minutes to fill one-third of the tank. How many minutes does it take to fill an empty tank if it is filled with all five inlets - Sportsman

A trained athlete is able to exhale after a deep breath still 500 ml of air. At normal inhalation and exhalation is breathing 500 ml of air. Within one minute, one breath and exhaled 14 times. What part of breathing air per day is one exhalation? - Lookout tower

How high is the lookout tower? If each step was 3 cm lower, 60 more of them were on the lookout tower. If it were 3 cm higher again, it would be 40 less than it is now. - Football season

Throughout the football season gave Adam the 23 goals more than Brano and 16 goals less than Karol. Edo gave the 6 goals more Dušan. Karol gave 5 more than Edo. Brano and Edo gave together 17 goals. How many goals gave each boy and how many goals gave the - Metal washers

Metal washers with a diameter of 80 mm are cut from a strip of steel sheet with a width of 10 cm and a length of 2 m. Calculate the percentage of material waste if no material is lost when two adjacent circles meet. - Students

The class has 22 students. 2 of which has assesement of 2. Count of assesement of 1 is three times more than count of students with assesement of 3. How many students has assesement of 1 and how many students has assesement of 1. - 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. - Pupils

There are 32 pupils in the classroom, and girls are two-thirds more than boys. a) How many percents are more girls than boys? Round the result to a whole percentage. b) How many are boys in the class? c) Find the ratio of boys and girls in the class. Writ - Scale of plan

On the plan of the village in the scale of 1: 1000 a rectangular garden is drawn. Its dimensions on the plan are 25mm and 28mm. Determine the area of the garden in ares. - Honza + Alice + Tonda

Honza + Alice + Tonda have a total of 111 USD. The ratio between Honza and Alena is 5:6 and the ratio between Alice and Tonda is 4:5 How many money have each of them? - Acid solution

By adding 250 grams of a 96% solution of sulfuric acid to its 3% solution its initial concentration was changed to 25%. How many grams of 3% of the acid were used for dilution? - Segment in a triangle

In a triangle ABC with the side/AB/ = 24 cm is constructed middle segment/DE/ = 18 cm parallel to the side AB at a distance 1 cm from AB. Calculate the height of the triangle ABC to side AB. - Cages

Honza had three cages (black, silver, gold) and three animals (guinea pig, rat and puppy). There was one animal in each cage. The golden cage stood to the left of the black cage. The silver cage stood on the right of the guinea pig cage. The rat was in th - Bouquet

Gardener tying bouquet of flowers for 8 and none was left. Then he found that he could tying bouquet of 6 flowers and also none was left. How many have gardener flowers (minimum and maximum) if they had between 50 and 100 flowers? - 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 - Bronze medal

To produce 1 kg of bronze must be 0.95 kg copper, 0.04 kg of tin, 0.01 kg zinc. The bronze medal has a weight of 8.5 g. How much copper, tin and zinc does medal have?

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