# Basic functions - math word problems

- Three cats

If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 260 cats eat 260 mice? - 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. - ŽSR

Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 118 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 4-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 885 €. - Forces

In point O acts three orthogonal forces: F_{1}= 20 N, F_{2}= 7 N and F_{3}= 19 N. Determine the resultant of F and the angles between F and forces F_{1}, F_{2}and F_{3}. - Solidarity

Imagine a word solidarity means that salt donation to the needy, who have neither the salt. If we take word solidarity has word base salt + gift (only in Slovakian language). Calculate how many kilos of salt sympathetic citizen "gives" government a year i - Event probability

The probability of event P in 8 independent experiments is 0.33. What is the probability that the event P occurs in one experiment (probability is same)? - Floor

The floor area of the room is 31 m^{2}and has a width of 4.3 m. How many centimeters of circumference measured floor on the map at the scale 1:75? - Cone

Circular cone with height h = 29 dm and base radius r = 3 dm slice plane parallel to the base. Calculate distance of the cone vertex from this plane, if solids have the same volume. - Scrap

From 6 products are 3 scrap. What is the probability that the random pick of 2 products have no defective product? - Party

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

In elections candidate 10 political parties. Calculate how many possible ways can the elections finish, if any two parties will not get the same number of votes. - Shooters

In army regiment are six shooters. The first shooter target hit with a probability of 49%, next with 75%, 41%, 20%, 34%, 63%. Calculate the probability of target hit when shooting all at once. - Expansion

If one side of the rectangle is larger 4-times and second 2-times, what percentage increases the area of rectangle? - Discounts on rail (ZSSK)

The railway company ZSSK offers a discount of 15% (REGIONAL) for 5 Eur/year. Calculate the real discount rate as a percentage, where passengers will travel 19 Eur per week. - Magnification of the square

If we increase the square side, increase the content of the 80 %. About what percentage was increased his sides? - 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 - Black building

Keith built building with a rectangular shape 6.5 m × 3.9 m. Calculate how much percent exceeded the limit 25 m^{2}for small building. Building not built in accordance with the law is called "black building". Calculate the angle that the walls were clenchin - Logarithm

Determine the number whose decimal logarithm is -3.8. - Gimli Glider

Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 42000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 1910 feet and maintain constant speed 211 knots. Calculate how long it takes to plane from engine failure to hit the ground. Ca - 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

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