# Basic functions - math word problems

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- Slope of track

Calculate the average slope (in permille and even in degrees) of the rail tracks between Prievidza (309 m AMSL) and Nitrianske Pravno (354 m AMSL), if the track is 11 km long. - Party

At the party everyone clink with everyone. Together, they clink 406 times. How many people were at the party? - Reconstruction of the corridor

Calculate how many minutes will be reduced to travel 187 km long railway corridor, where the maximum speed increases from 120 km/h to 160 km/h. Calculate how many minutes will shorten travel time, if we consider that the train must stop at 6 stations, eac - Ultra expensive ramps

The village Čakajovce have two-level railway crossings (the ramps), the railway company ZSR decided to replace it. The price for upgrading the two crossings is 302065 Euros. Calculate how many houses for 77000 euros is possible to obtain at this price. Ca - Lottery

The lottery is 60000 elk in which 6200 wins. What is the probability that the purchase of 12 elks won nothing? - Dice

How many times must throw the dice, the probability of throwing at least one six was greater than 90%? - Phone numbers

How many 7-digit telephone numbers can be compiled from the digits 0,1,2,..,8,9 that no digit is repeated? - When will I be a millionaire?

$name monthly send $money euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of $p% p. A. Calculate how many months must $name save to save $total euros? Inflation, interest rate changes, or bank failures ignore. - Trolleybus

Trolleybus line No. 206 measured 24 km. If the trolleybus goes faster by 5 km/h, the way there and back would is shorter by 33 minutes. Calculate the trolleybus speed and how much time it takes a return trip. - Temperature calculus

Calculate the percentage of temperature increase if changed from 18°C to 33°C? - Required reserves

Calculate what is the minimum amount of money that bank must hold in cash from your deposit 2750 Eur. How much money is ideally created in the banking system from your deposit if the level of minimum reserve requirement is 2.15%? Consider fractional reser - Family

What is the probability that a family with 7 childrens have: exactly 6 dívek? 2 dívky and 5 boys? Consider the birth probability of a girl is 48.87% and boy 51.13%. - Engineer Kažimír

The difference between politicians-demagogues and reasonable person with at least primary education beautifully illustrated by the TV show example. "Engineer" Kažimír says that during their tenure there was a large decline in the price of natural gas, pri - Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower in Paris is 300 meters high and is made of steel. Its weight is 8000 tons. How tall is the tower model made of the same material if it weighs is 2.4 kg? - Volatile percents

Kent is working as a forex trader. He suffered a loss of 65.8 percent. Calculate what percentage must now earn to lift from loss? - Profitable bank deposit 2012

Calculate the value of what money lose creditor with a deposit € 9500 for 4 years if the entire duration is interest 2.6% p.a. and tax on interest is 19%. Annual inflation is 3.7% (Calculate what you will lose if you leave money lying idle at negative int - Greek railwayman

Wesley works for the Slovak railways since 1986. His salary is 864 €. His colleague, Evgenias works in the Greek State Railways from 1991. Earns 5010 € per month. Calculate how many hours a day must Evgenias work to earn as much as Wesley and if they work - The game of blind man's buff

Slovak levy system makes the gross wage deductions from your pay state employees. It has two components - part employee pays and part pays by the employer Suppose that the super gross wage paid 23% employer. After deducting these contributions we receive - Alien ship

The alien ship has the shape of a sphere with a radius of r = 3000m, and its crew needs the ship to carry the collected research material in a cuboid box with a square base. Determine the length of the base and (and height h) so that the box has the large - Squirrels

The squirrels discovered a bush with hazelnuts. The first squirrel plucked one nut, the second squirrel two nuts, the third squirrel three nuts. Each new squirrel always tore one nut more than the previous squirrel. When they plucked all the nuts from the

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