Basic functions - math word problems

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  • Painting
    basen_7 To paint the pool with dimensions: 2 meters depth, 3m x 4m we bought paint to 50 meters square. How many "paint" will be a waste?
  • Points in space
    roviny There are n points, of which no three lie on one line and no four lies on one plane. How many planes can be guided by these points? How many planes are there if there are five times more than the given points?
  • Oranges
    pomaranc_2 Mother divided her three children's oranges in a ratio of 6:5:4. Two children gave 45 oranges. How many oranges were there?
  • Hour salary
    usd_8 You work for 4 hours on a Saturday and 8 hours on Sunday. You also receive a $50 bonus. You earn $164. How much did you earn per hour?
  • Modulo
    modulo Find x in modulo equation: 47x = 4 (mod 9) Hint - read as: what number 47x divided by 9 (modulo 9) give remainder 4 .
  • Ratios
    gule Reduce the numbers: 50 in a 1:2 ratio 111 at a ratio of 2:3 70 at 10:50 560 at a ratio of 3:8
  • The aspect ratio
    triangles The aspect ratio of the rectangular triangle is 13: 12: 5. Calculate the internal angles of the triangle.
  • Shepherd
    sheep_1 The shepherd has fewer than 500 sheep; where they can be up to 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 row is always 1 remain, and as can be increased up to 7 rows of the sheep, and it is not increased no ovine. How many sheep has a shepherd?
  • Kostka
    sphere_in_cube Kostka je vepsána do koule o poloměru r = 6 cm. Kolik procent tvoří objem kostky z objemu koule?
  • Cablecar
    petrin_draha Funicular on Petrin (Prague) was 408 meters long and overcomes the difference 106 meters in altitude. Calculate the angle of climb.
  • Hurry - rush
    bus_3 At an average speed 7 km/h I will come from the school to the bus stop for 30 minutes. How fast I need to go if I need to get to the bus stop in 21 minutes?
  • Metal alloy
    ocel What is the ratio of metals in the alloy that is in the 50 tonnes of steel to 30 kg nickel?
  • Toy cars
    numbers2_13 Pavel has a collection of toy cars. He wanted to regroup them. But in the division of three, four, six, and eight, he was always one left. Only when he formed groups of seven, he divided everyone. How many toy cars have in the collection?
  • Unknown number
    percent 15% of the unknown number is 18 less than 21% of the same number. What is the unknown number?
  • Probability of intersection
    venn_three Three students have a probability of 0.7,0.5 and 0.4 to graduated from university respectively. What is the probability that at least one of them will be graduated?
  • Green - Red
    balls_2 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?
  • Bulbs
    bulb The probability that the bulb can operate 4000 hours is 0.3. What is the probability that exactly one of eight bulbs can operate 4000 hours?
  • Degrees Fahrenheit
    teplomer_16 ? The equation above shows how temperature F, measured in degrees Fahrenheit, relates to a temperature C, measured in degrees Celsius. Based on the equation, which of the following must be true? I. A temperature increase of 1 degree Fahrenheit is equivale
  • Find the sum
    arithmet_seq_2 Find the sum of all natural numbers from 1 and 100, which are divisible by 2 or 5
  • Square
    squares_inc If we increase side of the square, increase its area of 63%. What is the percentage we increase side of the square?

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