Basic functions - math word problems

  1. Linear independence
    colinear_vectors Determine if vectors u=(-4; -5) and v=(20; 25) are linear Linear dependent.
  2. Earth's diameter
    om5960-v2 The Earth's diameter on the equator is approximately 12750 km. How long does the Gripen flyover the Earth above the equator at 10 km if it is at an average speed of 1500 km / h?
  3. Exp
    old_calculator If ?, then n is:
  4. Metal alloy
    ocel What is the ratio of metals in the alloy that is in the 50 tonnes of steel to 30 kg nickel?
  5. Package
    latky_textil The package has no more than 67 m of cloth. If we just cut it all on the blouses or all on dresses, no cloth left remain. On the one blouse consumes 3.8 m of cloth and on one dress 1.7 m. Determine the amount of the cloth in the package.
  6. Sequence
    seq Calculate what member of the sequence specified by ? has value 86.
  7. Three digits number
    plot How many are three-digit integers such that in they no digit repeats?
  8. Car inflation
    car_1 About what percentage price of car increased if price rose from €1880 to €2200?
  9. Temperature calculus
    snowman Calculate percentage of temperature increase if changed from 18°C to 33°C?
  10. Trickster
    cents_2 Figliarko has 13 cents less than Hana. Together they have 57 cents. How many cents has Hana and how many Figliarko?
  11. Hurry - rush
    bus_3 At an average speed 7 km/h I will come from the school to the bus stop for 30 minutes. How fast I need to go if I need to get to the bus stop in 21 minutes?
  12. David number
    numbers2_4 Jana and David train the addition of the decimal numbers so that each of them will write a single number and these two numbers then add up. The last example was 11.11. David's number had the same number of digits before the decimal point, the Jane's number
  13. Price of state
    cena_statu_blocek_2012 Estimate the cost of the state based on following reason. State price is expressed as a percentage respectively share in the redistribution of national GDP. Employee creates monthly value € 868 (super-gross wage).Then tax him 35.2% employer contributions
  14. Pumps
    fuel_tank 6 pump fills the tank for 3 and a half days. How long will fill the tank 7 equally powerful pumps?
  15. Cross-country competition
    spartakiada Cross-country competition was attended by 76% of pupils of class 9.B. Class consis of 16 boys, two of whom did not run and 4 girls did not run. How many girls go to class 9.B?
  16. Angles ratio
    3angle_1 In a triangle ABC true relationship c is less than b and b is less than a. Internal angles of the triangle are in the ratio 5:4:9. The size of the internal angle beta is:
  17. Money
    hyperinflation Everyone complains about the lack of money. In fact, there is no shortage of money, but the relative scarcity of goods and things that people buy for money. Calculate what percentage of the price of all goods and services rose immediately, if everyone has
  18. Isosceles triangle
    math_fun_1 What are the angles of an isosceles triangle ABC if its base is long a=5 m and has an arm b=4 m.
  19. Wood
    rubanie_dreva Peter chops wood. If they cut down a half hours a day he ended work in 9 days. But Peter needs to end work 3 days earlier. How many minutes a day should cut down?
  20. Tablecloth
    decka I embroider tablecloth in 20 days but if I embroider 3/4 hours a day I have embroider it for 15 days. How long do I embroider a day?

Do you have an interesting mathematical word problem that you can't solve it? Enter it, and we can try to solve it.



To this e-mail address, we will reply solution; solved examples are also published here. Please enter the e-mail correctly and check whether you don't have a full mailbox.

Please do not submit problems from current active competitions such as Mathematical Olympiad, correspondence seminars etc...