# Basic functions - math word problems

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• Glass with icecream
We have 6 kinds of ice cream and 5 kinds of fruit. We put 3 cups of ice cream and 2 fruits into each glass. How many can unique decorated glasses be?
• Performance
Two masons with the same performance would have made of plaster for 6 days. One of them, however, has increased its daily performance by 50%. How long would take they now to make plaster together?
• Bulbs and electricity
In the sports hall, 875 identical light bulbs light for 2 hours. How long does it take for 100 such light bulbs to consume the same amount of electricity?
• The perimeter
The perimeter of equilateral △PQR is 12. The perimeter of regular hexagon STUVWX is also 12. What is the ratio of the area of △PQR to the area of STUVWX?
• 40% volume
40% volume with 104 uph (units per labor hour) 8 people working. What is the volume?
• Equilateral cylinder
A sphere is inserted into the rotating equilateral cylinder (touching the bases and the shell). Prove that the cylinder has both a volume and a surface half larger than an inscribed sphere.
• Triangles
Five sticks with a length of 2,3,4,5,6 cm. How many ways can you choose three sticks to form three sides of a triangle?
• 3 cats
3 cats eat 3 mice in 3 days. How many mice will be eaten by 10 cats in 10 days?
• Intercept with axis
F(x)=log(x+4)-2, what is the x intercept
• Right triangle eq2
Find the lengths of the sides and the angles in the right triangle. Given area S = 210 and perimeter o = 70.
• Ratio of edges
The dimensions of the cuboid are in a ratio 3: 1: 2. The body diagonal has a length of 28 cm. Find the volume of a cuboid.
• Cylinder melted into cuboid
A circular cylinder has area of cross section 56cm2 and the height is 10cm the cylinder is melted and made into a cuboid of base area 16cm2. What is the height of the cuboid?
• Gold inheritance
The king divided the inheritance with his three sons in the ratio of 7: 6: 4. Two of them received 286,000 gold. How much each of the sons got.
• Three friends
Three friends had balls in ratio 2: 7: 4 at the start of the game. Could they have the same number of balls at the end of the game? Write 0, if not, or write the minimum number of balls they had together.
• The ball
The ball was discounted by 10 percent and then again by 30 percent. How many percent of the original price is now?
If we read the book at a speed of 15 pages a day, we read it 3 days before we read it at a speed of 10 pages per day. If I read at 6 pages per day, how many days will I read the book?
• Three students
Three students independently try to solve the problem. The first student will solve a similar problem with a probability of 0.6, the second student will solve at a probability of 0.55, and the third will solve at a probability of 0.04. The problem is reso