# Basic functions - math word problems

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• Brass
Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc in a ratio of 3: 2. How many grams does a component that required 270 g of copper weigh?
• Painters
Ten painters paint the school in 20 days. How many days do four painters paint the school at the same pace of work?
• Classroom
Of the 26 pupils in the classroom, 12 boys and 14 girls, four representatives are picked to the odds of being: a) all the girls b) three girls and one boy c) there will be at least two boys
• The farmer
The farmer had 140 sheep. For the next year, she decided to change the number of sheep in ratio 10: 7. How many sheep will he have then?
• Pumps
Five pumps pumped 1,800 hl of water for 3 hours. How many hectoliters of water pump same two powerful pumps for six hours?
• Liquid soap
Liquid soap lasted two weeks to one member of the family. How many days will last, if it use: a) two members b) 4 members c) seven members?
• Interest p.a.
Calculate the value of interest in period of 1 year from the deposit 62000 CZK at 8 percent interest rate, after deducting 15 percent tax.
• Percentage of waste
In a square plate with side 75 cm we cut 4 same circles. Calculate the percentage of waste.
• Shape
Plane shape has a maximum area 677 mm2. Calculate its perimeter if perimeter is the smallest possible.
• Assembly parts
Nine machines produce 1,800 parts on nine machines. How many hours will it produce 2 100 parts on seven such machines?
• Two workers
Two workers make 138 parts/items. The first one produces 30% more than the second. How many items will each produce?
• Competition
15 boys and 10 girls are in the class. On school competition of them is selected 6-member team composed of 4 boys and 2 girls. How many ways can we select students?
• Coffee
Coffee from the machine in the cup cost 28 cents. Coffee is 20 cents more expensive than the cup. How much is the cup?
• Green - Red
We have 5 bags. Each consist one green and 2 red balls. From each we pull just one ball. What is the probability that we doesn't pull any green ball?
• Event probability
The probability of event P in 8 independent experiments is 0.33. What is the probability that the event P occurs in one experiment (chance is the same)?
• Triangle angles
The angles α, β, γ in triangle ABC are in the ratio 6:2:6. Calculate size of angles.
• Imagine
Imagine that a unit of air at a temperature of 25°C rises up a mountain range that is 3,000 meters high on the windward side and which descends to 1,200 meters on the leeward side, assuming that the air will remain dry what will its temperature when it cr
• Smallest internal angle
Calculate what size has the smallest internal angle of the triangle if values of angles α:β:γ = 3:4:8
• School trip
School trip cost 247.2 Eur for one class (24 students). How much would cost a trip for two classes? (both classes together have 53 students)
• Spheres in sphere
How many spheres with a radius of 15 cm can fit into the larger sphere with a radius of 150 cm?

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