# Basic functions - math word problems

1. Painters Six of the painters paint 90 m of fence in five hours. For how long would the 4 painters paint a 45 meter fence? How many meters fence painted painters 5 for two hours?
2. Girls The children's competition was attended by 63 girls, which is 30% of all children's participants. How many children attended this competition?
3. Exponential warm Suppose that a body with temperature T1 is placed in surroundings with temperature T0 different from that of T1. The body will either cool or warm to temperature T(t) after time t, in minutes, where T(t)=T0 + (T1-T0)e^(-kt) . If jello salad with 30 degr
4. Percentage 10 52 shorts and missed 13. Calculate percentage
5. Playing How long have we trained on the pitch when we know that the warm-up took 10 minutes, we trained passes for one-third of the time and we played football half the time?
6. Curve and line The equation of a curve C is y=2x² -8x+9 and the equation of a line L is x+ y=3 (1) Find the x co-ordinates of the points of intersection of L and C. (2) Show that one of these points is also the stationary point of C?
7. Cuboid The sum of the lengths of the three edges of the cuboid that originate from one vertex is 210 cm. Edge length ratio is 7: 5: 3. Calculate the length of the edges. A radioactive material loses 10% of its mass each year. What proportion will be left there after n=6 years?
9. Line segment The 4 cm long line segment is enlarged in the ratio of 5/2. How many centimeters will measure the new line segment?
10. Investment 1000\$ is invested at 10% compound interest. What factor is the capital multiplied by each year? How much will be there after n=12 years?
11. Electric energy There are 875 identical light bulbs in the sports hall lighting for 2 hours. How long does the same amount of electricity consume 100 such bulbs?
12. Commission Daniel works at a nearby electronics store. He makes a commission of 15%, percent on everything he sells. If he sells a laptop for 293.00\$ how much money does Daniel make in commission?
13. Test points If you earned 80% of the possible 40 points, how many points did you miss to get 100%?
14. Combinations 6 6 purses 9 flaps 12 straps Every combination must include 1 purse, 1 flap, and 1 strap. How many are possible combinations?
15. Find two Find two consecutive natural numbers whose product is 1 larger than their sum. Searched numbers expressed by a fraction whose numerator is the difference between these numbers and the denominator is their sum.
16. Equilateral triangle A square is inscribed into an equilateral triangle with a side of 10 cm. Calculate the length of the square side.
17. Fruit juice Fruit juice contains 37.5% sugar. How many percents of sugar will be in the flavored mineral that we prepare from 100 grams of fruit juice and 1.4 liters of mineral? (1 liter = 1 kg)
18. Cube edges If the edge length of the cube increases by 50%, how does the volume of this cube increase?
19. Tallest and shortest Jenn is the tallest on the team. He is 1 1/2 times as tall as the shortest girl whom is 4 1/4 feet tall. How tall is Jebb?
20. Bitoo and Reena Bitoo ate 3/5 part of an apple and the remaining part was eaten by his sister Reena. How much part of an apple did Renna eat? Who had the larger share? By how much?

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