Basic functions - math word problems

  1. Points on line segment
    segment Points P & Q belong to segment AB. If AB=a, AP = 2PQ = 2QB, find the distance: between point A and the midpoint of the segment QB.
  2. Interior designer
    draperies To make draperies an interior designer needs 11 1/4 yards of material for the den and 8 1/2 yards for the living room. If material comes only in 20 yard bolts, how much will be left over after completing both sets of draperies?
  3. Is right triangle
    triangle_1111_4 Decide if the triangle XYZ is rectangular: x = 4 m, y = 6 m, z = 4 m
  4. Sugar 9
    cukr_6 150 kg of sugar beet yields 24 kg of sugar. From how many tons of sugar beet can be obtained three tons of sugar?
  5. Simple equation 3
    equilateral_triangle_2 24 = n • 27, solve for n
  6. Spending
    usd_5 If spends 25% of my net pay of $922.28 on entertainment. How much money is that?
  7. Chicks
    kuriatko How many chicks were hatched from 4500 eggs, when an average of 100 eggs hatched 87 chicks?
  8. Kilo candy
    bonbons_11 One kilogram of chocolate candy cost 10 euros. Kate buys 250 grams and had the 8 pack of candy. How much does cost one bonbon?
  9. Cargo load
    truck_5 How many products weighing 12.5 kg can be loaded on a cargo car with a load of 1.5 t to load two-thirds?
  10. VAT on books
    books_13 The cost of a book in the store is 12.5 euros. How much euros is the VAT of this book? VAT is 10%.
  11. Exponential equation
    exp_8 Solve for x: (4^x):0,5=2/64.
  12. Line segment
    lines_5 Cut a line segment of 15 cm into two line segments so that their lengths are in ratio 2:1. What length will each have?
  13. Finding the base
    percent_9 Find unknown base of percent: 12.5 percent of what = 16 ?
  14. Cooling liquid
    chladici Cooling liquid is diluted with water in a ratio of 3:2 (3 parts by volume of coolant with 2 volumes of water). How many volumes of coolant must be prepared for a total 0.7 dm3 (liters) of the mixture?
  15. Image reduction
    picture2 To say that I am mathematically challenged is a gross understatement! I'm trying to help my friend determine how to calculate percentages of reduction or enlargement for a quilt pattern. She is creating a drawing of a cute picture which will become a pi
  16. Ten fractions
    tenfrac Write ten fractions between 1/3 and 2/3
  17. Kaufland sales-off
    kaufland As a rule the goods to the approaching end consumption in Kaufland three days before the end of the consumption to 30% off and one day before the end of the consumption to 50% discounts. Sometimes however the seller has been mistaken and the second discou
  18. Snowman 3
    snowman_2 During the last winter carnival, the local college students built a 30- foot snowman out of 109 tons of snow. How much snow will be needed to build a 36- foot snowman this year?
  19. Debt
    usd_4 Joe and Caryl have a debt of $100,500. Joe makes $90,000 per year, and Caryl makes $35,000 per year. How much should both pay to zero out the debt fairly, based on their salaries?
  20. Six on dice
    dices2_1 What is the probability that when throwing two dice will fall at least one six?

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