# Basic functions - math word problems

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• Vegetable meal The cook was doing meal - in ratio 4: 3: 1 mix tomatoes: pepper: onion. Onions were 5 kg less than peppers. How many kgs of tomatoes did he need to prepare the meal?
• The crime The crime rate of a certain city is increasing by exactly 7% each year. If there were 600 crimes in the year 1990 and the crime rate remains constant each year, determine the approximate number of crimes in the year 2025.
• New computer New computer process a certain amount of data for 6 hours. For how many hours will process the same amount of data older computer that has a quarter lower performance?
• Birds On the farm they have a total of 110 birds. Geese and turkeys together is 47. Hens is three times more than the turkey. How much is poultry by species?
• Tare Gross weight of shipment is 6927 kg and its tare is 7%. Calculate the net weight of the shipment. If I read 15 pages a day, I will read the whole book in 18 days. How long will it take to read a book if I only read 9 pages every day?
• Irregular pentagon A rectangle-shaped, 16 x 4 cm strip of paper is folded lengthwise so that the lower right corner is applied to the upper left corner. What area does the pentagon have?
• Golden ratio Divide line of length 14 cm into two sections that the ratio of shorter to greater is same as ratio of greater section to whole length of the line.
• Unknown number 7 16% of the unknown number is by 21 less than unknown number itself. Determine the natural unknown number.
• Working time At 10 hours work shift, work is done in 16 days. How many days will the work be done at 8 hours shifts?
• Division of money Calculate how many euros have Matthew, Miriam, Lucy, Michael, Janka when together have 2,700 euros and the amounts are at a ratio of 1:5:6:7:8. Mom wants talk with dad 2.2 hours. But dad wants of 2 times more hours than mom ... How many hours wants dad talk with mom? ...
• Snowman 3 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?
• 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?
• Loan If you take a bank loan \$ 10000 and we want to repay after the year, we have to pay the total amount \$ 10320/ What is the annual interest rate on this loan?
• Cube zoom How many percents do we increase the volume and surface of the cube if we magnify its edge by 38 %?
• Tourist Tourist walk at 4.1 km/h. Every 5 km have 20-minute break. How many kilometers passed, when started at 4:40 and finished at 10:30?
• Apples 3 Julka has 5 apples more than Hugo and four apples less than Annie. Hugo has 17 apples. How many apples has Julka and how Annie?
• Painting school Redecoration school had scheduled for four crew to 10 days. After two days a single worker ill. For how many days the school was painted when remain workers working with the same tempo?
• Coke and coal 20.1 tons of coke is produced from 30 tons of black coal. How much coke is made from 1 kilogram of coal?

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