Basic functions - math word problems

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  • Sales
    tesco From statistics of sales goods, item A buy 51% of people and item B buys 59% of people. What is the probability that from 10 people buy 2 item A and 8 item B?
  • Sports games
    kureci_olympiada Pupils of same school participated district sports games. When dividing into teams found that in the case of the creation teams with 4 pupils remaining 1 pupil, in the case of a five-member teams remaining 2 pupils and in the case of six-members teams rem
  • Digits
    numbers_2 Write the smallest and largest 1-digit number.
  • Divisibility
    divisibility Is the number 761082 exactly divisible by 9? (the result is the integer and/or remainder is zero)
  • Demographics
    population The population grew in the city in 10 years from 42000 to 54500. What is the average annual percentage increase of population?
  • Events
    items Event P has probability of 0.84. What is the probability that the event P occurs in 3, 5, 7 try.
  • Workers
    jumps Workers digging a jump pit in the school yard. Pit has a cuboid shape with a length 12 m, a width 20 dm and depth 36 cm. They excavate 0.4 cubic meters of soil an hour. How much time (hours and minutes) is need to the excavate this pit?
  • Car
    formula Car is going 95 km per hour. How long distance goes in 1 minute?
  • Cinema
    stale_kvoka How many ways can be divided 11 free tickets to the premiere of "Jáchyme throw it in the machine" between 6 pensioners?
  • Plan of the village
    mapa_1 Plan of the municipality in 1:1000 scale has plotted garden with dimensions 25 mm and 28 mm. Determine the area of gardens in ares in reality.
  • Unknown number
    unknown Unknown number is divisible by exactly three different primes. When we compare these primes in ascending order, the following applies: • Difference first and second prime number is half the difference between the third and second prime numbers. • The prod
  • Simple interest 4
    coins-uk_2 Find the simple interest if 5243 USD at 4.3% for 261 days. Assume a 361-day year.
  • Suit
    oblek The suit cost 119 euros. How much cost the pants if it is 50% cheaper than the jacket.
  • Car range
    skoda_limousine Kia has an average gasoline consumption of 7.1 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the range of the car for 95 euros if fuel costs 1.6 EUR / liter, if the tank has a volume of 72 liters?
  • Medicament
    tablets Same type of medicament produces a number of manufacturers in a variety of packages with different content of active substance. Pack 1: includes 60 pills of 600 mg of active substance per pack cost 9 Eur. Pack 2: includes 150 pills of 500 mg of active sub
  • Lathe
    soustruh From the cube of edge 37 cm was lathed maximum cylinder. What percentage of the cube is left as waste after lathed?
  • Washing machine
    washing_masine The price of washing machine was decreased by 21% and then by 55 € due small sales. After two price decreases cost € 343. How much was originally cost?
  • Tesco Clubcard
    clubcard Bernard got on a quarterly billing vouchers for Tesco ClubCard taking goods worth 2.3 Eur. Calculate how much per month on average in Tesco bought goods. Tesco ClubCard worksfor every Euro spent you get one ClubCard point that will be converted to 1 euroc
  • Barrel with liquid
    barrel Barrel with grain weight 297 kg. When it shed 48% of grain, ha weight 174 kg. What is the weight of empty barrel?
  • Carpenter
    stolar You want to cut long board into smaller pieces. Carpenter said that one cut of the board into two pieces will cost you 70 cents. But you need to cut the board into 9 parts. How much you pay?

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