# Basic functions - math word problems

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Pupils doing research which a winter sport do their classmates most popular. They found that 2/5 of classmates would most like to play hockey, skate prefer 2/9 pupils, 3/10 students prefer skiing and 1/15 classmates don't like any winter sport. What propo
• Pizza
Five friends were together for pizza. Adam divided his pizza into thirds, Boris in quarters, Denis in patina and Luke in sixth. Then Simon also came to them. Each of the five boys gave him one piece, leaving him one whole pizza. In how many equal parts di
• Table
The circumference of the rectangle table is 420 cm. Length to width ratio is 5:2 . Calculate table dimensions and dimensions reduced in the ratio 3:5
A radioactive material loses 10% of its mass each year. What proportion will be left there after n=6 years?
• Trains
Daily passes the same track section 8 pairs of trains with average 2400 passagers. How many people average travel in one train?
• Squares
From the square with the integer side, cut out the square with the integer side so that the residual area is 100. What is the longest possible side of the larger square?
• The rod
The rod is painted in four colors. 55% of the bar is painted in blue, green 0.2 of the rod, 1/8 is brown, and the remaining 45 cm of white. How long is the rod?
• 3/8 off
A shirt cost 38.95 How much will you pay for the shirt if it has a discount tag for 3/8 off? Round to the nearest cent
• New ratio
The ratio of ducks and chicken in our yard is 2 : 3. The total number of ducks and chickens together is 30. Mother gave 3 of the chickens to our neighbor. What is the new ratio now?
• Chickens and rabbits
In the yard were chickens and rabbits. Together they had 18 heads and 56 legs. How many chickens and how many rabbits were in the yard?
• Shepherd
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?
• Gardens
The garden has the square shape with circumference 124 m. Divide it into two rectangular gardens, one should circumference 10 meters more than the second. What size will have a gardens?
• RT and ratio
A right triangle whose legs are in a ratio 6:12 has hypotenuse 68 m long. How long are its legs?
• Pilsen circus
The arrival of the circus in Pilsen was seen in the morning at 08:00 by a city citizen. He passed this information on 08:15 to three other residents of the city. Each of these three people then informed the other three residents at 08:30, and again at 08:
• Divisibility
Write all the integers x divisible by seven and eight simultaneously, for which the following applies: 100 < x < 200.
• Ember
Ember spent \$144 on her birthday party for 18 guests. If the cost is at the same rate, how many guests will there if she spends \$176?
• Giraffes to monkeys
The ratio of the number of giraffes to the number of monkeys in a zoo is 2 to 5. Which statement about the giraffes and monkeys could be true? A. For every 10 monkeys in the zoo, there are 4 giraffes. B. For every  giraffe in the zoo, there are 3 monkeys.
• Earning 2
Rahul earns 5000 Rs, he saves 500 Rs . What's percentage of his earnings does he save? *
• The circumference
The circumference and width of the rectangle are in a ratio of 5: 1. its area is 216cm2. What is its length?
• Kite
John a kite, which is diamond-shaped. Its diagonals are 60 cm long and 90 cm long. Calculate: a) the diamond side b) how much paper John needs to make a kite if he needs a paper on both sides and needs 5% of the paper for bending.

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