# Basic functions - math word problems

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• The carpenters
The carpenters cut the beam. Half of the cut pieces were 1 meter long, a quarter of the pieces were two meters long and the remaining 8 meters of the beam were cut into two equal parts. - What was the length of the original beam? - What part of the origin
• Tower
Charles built a tower of cubes with an edge 2 cm long. In the lowest layer there were 6 cubes (in one row) in six rows, in each subsequent layer always 1 cube and one row less. What volume in cm3 did the whole tower have?
• Two geometric progressions
Insert several numbers between numbers 6 and 384 so that they form with the given GP numbers and that the following applies: a) the sum of all numbers is 510 And for another GP to apply: b) the sum of entered numbers is -132 (These are two different geome
• Row for lunch
There are less than 66 people in a row for lunch. In front of Eva, there are 28 students. Behind Martin, there are 30 people. Between Eva and Martin, there are 17 people. How many students stand behind Eva if Martin stands in front of Eva?
• An amusement
An amusement park sold 40 child tickets. The other 10 tickets it sold were adult tickets. What is the ratio of the number of adult tickets to the number of child tickets?
• 25 pupils
25 pupils attend the school dance group, which is 5 percent of all pupils in the school. The judo class is attended by 20 pupils of the school, a quarter of whom also go to a dance group. How many schoolchildren do not go to a dance or judo group?
• Arrange
Arrange the following in descending order: 0.32, 2on5, 27%, 1 on 3
• Washing machine
The washing machine cost € 325. In sale-off, they became cheaper by 10%, later by another 10%. Find the last price of the washing machine.
• Three wagons
I have 6 different people (A, B, C, D, E, F), which I have to place into 3 wagons, if it depends on who will board. How many options are there?
• Forest land
The land area of 320 ha has 30% of the wood. How many hectares of land are not afforested?
• Fruit equation
Find how many peaches could be bought instead of buying one melon, one pear, one apple and two plums if we know that: • Melon and plum cost the same as three apples • if we subtract the price of a pear from the price of peach, we get the price of plum • T
• How many 13
How many ways can X³ y⁴ z³ be written without an exponent?
• A married
A married couple planned to have 3 children. i. List the possible combinations of the sexes of 3 children. Use B for boy and G for girl. ii. Calculate the probability that all three children would be of the same gender
• Anna uses
Anna uses 8.1 pints of white paint and blue paint to paint her bedroom walls. 4/5 of this amount is white paint, and the rest is blue paint. How many pints of blue paint did she use to paint her bedroom walls? Express your answer in fraction and decimal f
• Feed to hay
How many tons of water do we have to dehydrate from 8 tons of feed, if the original moisture is 54 percent, to get hay with a moisture content of 15 percent? Round to two decimal places.
• Six identical
Six identical compressors inflate 180 balloons in one hour. How many balloons inflate one compressor in 10 minutes?
• Rectangular land
Due to the new road, the longer dimension of the rectangular plot had to be shortened by 4 percent and the shorter dimension shortened by 10 percent. By how many percent has the area of land decreased?
• The conical roof
The conical roof above the warehouse has a diameter of the lower part (base) d = 11.2 m and a height v = 3.3 m. How many rectangular steel plates with dimensions of 1.4 m and 0.9 m were needed for the production of this roof, if the seams and waste requir
• Three subjects
In a class of 40 students, 18 passed mathematics, 19 passed accounts, 16 passed economics, 5 mathematics and accounts only, 6 mathematics only, 9 accounts only, 2 accounts and economics only, if each student offered at least one of the subjects. a) how ma
• Hockey Championships
At the 2021 World Hockey Championships, there are eight teams in Group A, each of which plays seven matches. There are 4 points for each team to gain points (3-2-1-0), but it is always paired with the opponent's points ( 0-1-2-3). How many points are ther

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