# Basic functions - math word problems

- Guess a fraction

Tom was asked to guess a fraction. The sum of 1/2 the numerator and 1/3 of its denominator is 30. If Tom subtracts 36 from its denominator, the fraction becomes 1/3. What is the fraction that Tom was asked to guess? (Leave your answer in simplest form) - April (month)

April has 30 days. Roman saves his money in the box for the whole month. Every third day you saves 10 cents. How many cents did Roman saved during the whole month when start saving on April 1? - Roses 2

Aunt Rose went to the flower shop to buy a bouquet with three roses. The flower shop had white, yellow and red roses. How many different flowers bouquet can a flower make for Aunt Rose create? Write all the bouquet options. - Trees - orchard

The 3/5 trees are apple trees and 1/3 of the trees are cherries. The remaining 5 trees are pear trees. How many trees are in the orchard. - BTC bubble

One of the world's experts in bubbles -- Prof. Robert Shiller, a Yale economist -- said Bitcoin "was an amazing example of a bubble" back in 2014. If you exchange fiat US dollar $100 to BTC in 2010, now in 2017 have value of 72.9 millions dollars. Find - Product of two fractions

Product of two fractions is 9 3/5 . If one of the fraction is 9 3/7. Find the other fraction. - Thales

Thales is 1 m from the hole. The eyes are 150 cm above the ground and look into the hole with a diameter of 120 cm as shown. Calculate the depth of the hole. - Crown coins

Jana saves two-crown and five-crown coins. She has ten coins in the cashier. How many two crowns and how many five crowns shw have if she saved 29 crowns? - Display case

Place a glass shelf at the height of 1m from the bottom of the display case in the cabinet. How long platter will we place at this height? The display case is a rectangular triangle with 2 m and 2.5 m legs. - Page numbering

The book has 88 pages. How many times is the number 4 used for the book numbering? - Diameters of circles

How many percent of the area of a larger circle is a smaller circle if the smaller circle has a diameter 120 mm and a larger one has a diameter 300 mm? - Pie II

Vili ate three pieces of pie. If it pieces is 1/8 how much pie did he eat? - Pie

Vili ate three pieces of pie . If it piece is 1/8 how much pie did he eat? - Princess

Princess has lost 321 beads and Prince George are all trying to find. On the first day he found all but 83 beads. On the second day he found 68 beads. On the third day he found the rest, but the princess had lost 76. How many beads had Princess after the - Cutting circles

From the square 1 m side we have to cut the circles with a radius of 10 cm. How many discs we cut and how many percent will be waste? - Fewer than 500 sheep,

There are fewer than 500 sheep, but if they stand in a double, triple, quadruple, five and sixth order, one sheep will remain. But they can stand in the seventh order. How many are sheep? - Force meter

We put the statuette on the force meter. The force meter showed a value 25 N. Then we placed the statuette on the force meter completely immersed in the water. The force meter showed a value 17 N. What is the volume of the statuette? - Compound interest

Compound interest: Clara deposited CZK 100,000 in the bank with an annual interest rate of 1.5%. Both money and interest remain deposited in the bank. How many CZK will be in the bank after 3 years? - Salad

We need two tenths kg of a carrot, one tenth of peas and three tenths of of tomatoes to make salad. Express the fraction of the weight of the vegetables to be salad. Convert the result to grams. - Combined interest

Combined interest: Carol has deposited CZK 100,000 in the bank with an annual interest rate of 1.5%. The money was put into the account 5.5.2016 and withdraw them all before Christmas 20.12.2016. How much money did she withdraw?

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