# Basic functions - math word problems

- Sumo competition

In the competition for the heaviest man was 5 competitors. The first three together weighed 553 kg. What is the minimal weigt of winner, if a contestant weighed with an accuracy of one kilogram. - VAT

In the country XYZ car Daewoo Leganza costs 3748 Euros including VAT; 3335.72 Eur without VAT. a) Determine the rate of VAT. b) How much is Euro VAT paid on the purchase? c) How many % of the total price of the goods is VAT? VAT = value added tax. - Ratio of perimeters

Rectangle ABCD has dimensions 3 cm and 4 cm, KLMN rectangle has dimensions 4 cm and 12 cm. Calculate the ratio of the perimeter ABCD and perimeter KLMN. - Container

First day got off 1/4 water from full container, second day 1/5 of the remaining water. How many percent remain container filled? - Reciprocal

It is true (prove it) that if a> b> 0: ? - Trapezoid thirds

The ABCD trapezoid with the parallel sides of the AB and the CD and the E point of the AB side if the segment DE divides the trapezoid into two parts with the same area. Find the length of the AE line segment. - Saw

Imagine that the saw blade with diameter 40 cm has one tooth colored with a different color. How long is path describing by the tip of the tooth after 15 minutes, if the blade is rotated 13365 times? - Antennas

If you give me two antennas will be same. If you give me again your two antenna I have a 5× so many than you. How many antennas have both mans? - Otto and Joachim

Otto and Joachim go through the woods. After some time Otto tire and make 15 minutes stop. Joachim meanwhile continues at 5 km/h. Otto when he set off again, first running speed of 7 km/h, but it keep only 30 sec and 1 minute must continue at 3 km/h. This. - Log

if ?, what is b? - Pupils

Two classes to collect money. Boys are four sevenths pupils. In time did not pay a quarter of the boys and a sixth of girls, which together mean 12 sinners. How many pupils attend this two classes ? - Distance runner

Distance runner already climbed three fifths of the total route. Thus passed 90 km. How many km he have to stop? How long is his route? - Three piles

100 kg of sugar we divide into three piles. The first pile is small. If we added to second 2 kg of sugar it would have 25% more sugar than the first pile. If we added to third pile 3 kg of sugar it would have 20% more sugar than the 2nd pile. How many kil - Determine the number

Determine the number x that ?. - Two numbers

The sum of two numbers is 1. Identify this two numbers if you know that the half of first is equal to the third of second number. - Diplomas

Suzanne helped write out diplomas. Issuance its first took 3 minutes, each next 2.3 minutes. How much time it will take to write out n=16 diplomas (including the first), write out this pace? - Mine

What is temperature in the mine at a depth of 1160 m, where at depth 9 m is 11°C and every 100 m, the temperature increases by 0.7°C? - Cyclist

Cyclist rode two-fifths of the way the first day. The second day drove 5 km less while traveled three-eighths of route. How many kilometers does he have to finish target? - Two trains meet

From A started at 7:15 express train at speed 85 km/h to B. From B started passenger train at 8:30 in the direction to A and at speed 55 km/h. The distance A and B is 386 1/4 km. At what time and at what distance from B the two trains meet? - Balls

The boys changed stamps, beads and balls. For 9 balls is 3 stamps, 2 balls is 44 stamps. How many beads is for 1 ball?

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