# Basic functions - math word problems

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• Dance group
The dance group formed groups of 4, 5, and 6 members. Always one dancer remains. How many dancers were there in the whole group?
• Barter
There is exchange trade on the market. We know that for two sheepskins we get three goat skins. We also know that for six rabbits skins we get four goat skins. How many rabbit's skins we get for four sheepskins?
• A jackpot
How many times must I play this jackpot to win? A jackpot of seven games having (1 X 2), i. E. , home win or away win.
• Uphill and downhill
The cyclist moves uphill at a constant speed of v1 = 10 km/h. When he reaches the top of the hill, he turns and passes the same track downhill at a speed of v2 = 40 km/h. What is the average speed of a cyclist?
• Last page
Two consecutive sheets dropped out of the book. The sum of the numbers on the sides of the dropped sheets is 154. What is the number of the last page of the dropped sheets?
• Four pavers
Four pavers would pave the square in 18 days. How many pavers do you need to add to done work in 12 days?
• Centroid - two bodies
A body is composed of a 0.8 m long bar and a sphere with a radius of 0.1m attached so that its center lies on the longitudinal axis of the bar. Both bodies are of the same uniform material. The sphere is twice as heavy as the bar. Find the center of gravi
• Shopping center
The shopping center buys from the manufacturer bikes at a purchase price of 180 €. It sells them for a sale price of 250 €. However, in the advertising for the sale of these goods, the shopping center spent 20% of the selling price of all bicycles in stoc
• Six percents
6% of the base is 21. How much is 28% of this base?
• Percentage increase
Increase number 400 by 3.5%
The school received money from the sponsor. She used one-third to buy computers, half of the rest to adjust the gym. It still has 4000 euros left. How many euros did the sponsor donate to the school?
• The work
The work was to be done by 150 workers. At the beginning of their work, their number reduced by 40, which increased the time of work by 5 and 1/3 of the schedule. How long did work take?
• Lighthouse
Marcel (point J) lies in the grass and sees the top of the tent (point T) and behind it the top of the lighthouse (P). | TT '| = 1.2m, | PP '| = 36m, | JT '| = 5m. Marcel lies 15 meters away from the sea (M). Calculate the lighthouse distance from the sea
• Trapezium diagonals
It is given trapezium ABCD with bases | AB | = 12 cm, |CD| = 8 cm. Point S is the intersection of the diagonals for which |AS| is 6 cm long. Calculate the length of the full diagonal AC.
• Isosceles triangle 8
If the rate of the sides an isosceles triangle is 7:6:7, find the base angle correct to the nearest degree.
• Cable car
Find the elevation difference of the cable car when it rises by 67 per mille and the rope length is 930 m.
• Prospering students
There are girls and 30 boys in the class. Boys prospering 28, girls all. How many girls are in the class and how many boys are there, if all the prospering students are 95%?
• The King
The King wants to divide his sons equally. He has 42 rubies and 45 diamonds. How many sons and how will they share them?
• Two cars on ring
There were two cars on the round track (ring) in the adjacent tracks, the first car in the inner track, the second in the outer track. Both cars started at the same time from one starting track. The first toy car drove every four laps simultaneously as th
• Area of rectangle
How many times will increase the area of the rectangle if we increase twice the length and at the same time we decrease the width by half?

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