# Basic functions - math word problems

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• Angles
In the triangle ABC, the ratio of angles is: a:b = 4: 5. The angle c is 36°. How big are the angles a, b?
• Two ages
Gabrielle is 9 years younger than Mikhail. The sum of their ages is 87. What is Mikhail's age?
• Sale off 2
A pair of of blues jeans went on sale. After a 30% reduction the pants cost \$35. How much did the jeans cost before the price reduction?
• Tickets 3
A total of 645 tickets were sold for the school play. They were either adult tickets or student tickets. There were 55 fewer student tickets sold than adult tickets. How many adult tickets were sold?
• Variable
Find variable P: PP plus P x P plus P = 160
• Gas consumption
The vessel consume 100 tons of gas in 250 miles. How many fuel will the vessel consume if it travels 400 miles?
• One deci
Wine 0,375 l costs 2040 CZK. How much does one dl cost?
• Years
Susan is 3 years and as she will be old as Teodor now him will be 11. How old is Teodor today?
• Saving 9
An amount of \$ 2000 is invested at an interest of 5% per month. If \$ 200 is added at the beginning of each successive month but no withdrawals. Give an expression for the value accumulated after n months. After how many months will the amount has accumula
• Isosceles trapezoid
Calculate the content of an isosceles trapezoid whose bases are at ratio 5:3, the arm is 6cm long and it is 4cm high.
• Wine
A bottle of wine costs 21 euros; and wine is 20 times more expensive than a bottle. How much a bottle cost?
• Adam and Ben
When Ben is so many years old to Adam today, Adam will be 23 years old. When Adam was as old as Ben, Ben was two years old. How old is today Ben and Adam?
• Tree shadow 3
A 2-meter rod casts a shadow 3.2 m long. How high is a tree with a shadow of 14.4 m?
• Three reds
What is the probability that when choosing 3 carats from seven carats, all 3 reds will be red?
• The determinant
The determinant of the unit matrix equals 7. Check how many rows the A matrix contains.
• Gloves
Petra has ten pairs of gloves in the closet. Six pairs are blue, 4 pairs are yellow. How many pieces of gloves need to be pulled out, at least when she pulls them out in the dark and wants to have one complete one-color pair?
• A map
A map of size 60cm by 25cm is reduced in the ratio of 3:5, twice. What are the new dimensions?
• Sequence 11
What is the nth term of this sequence 1, 1/2, 1/3, 1/4, 1/5?
• Garden
The garden has the shape of a rectangle measuring 19m20cm and 21m60cm. Mr. Novák will fence it. It wants the distance between adjacent pillars to be at least two meters and a maximum of three meters. He would also like the distances between the adjacent p
• Tricolors
From the colors - red, blue, green, black, and white, create all possible tricolors.

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