Basic functions - math word problems

  1. Grandmother
    cukriky_3 Grandmother wants to give the candies to grandchildren that when she gives 5 candy everyone 3 missing and when she gives 4 candies 3 is surplus. How many grandchildren has grandmother and how many candies has?
  2. Elevator
    vytah The panel house has ten over-ground floors and four underground. The lift goes from the ground floor to 2nd floors, then goes down to 3rd underground floors, then 9 floors up and finally 4 floors down. To what story elevator come? How many floors did it c
  3. Working time
    work_1 At 10 hours work shift, work is done in 16 days. How many days will the work be done at 8 hours shifts?
  4. Cost reduction
    penize_3 Windbreaker cost after discounted SKK 1275, which were 3/4 of original price. How many SKK originally cost windbreaker? How many SKK was cost reduction?
  5. Church roof
    veza_2 The roof of the church tower has the shape of a regular tetrahedral pyramid with base edge length 5.4 meters and a height 5 m. It was found that needs to be corrected 27% covering of the roof area. What amount of material will be required?
  6. Cuboid - edges
    kvader_abc The cuboid has dimensions in ratio 4: 3: 5, the shortest edge is 12 cm long. Find: (A) the lengths of the remaining edges, (B) the surface of the cuboid, (C) the volume of the cuboid
  7. Add symbols
    plusminus_2 Add marks (+, -, *, /, brackets) to fullfill equations 1 3 6 5 = 10 This is for the 4th grade of the primary school - with no negative numbers yet
  8. Inscribed sphere
    ball-in-cube How many % of the volume of the cube whose edge is 6 meters long is a volume of a sphere inscribed in that cube?
  9. Sphere vs cube
    koule_krychle How many % of the surface of a sphere of radius 12 cm is the surface of a cube inscribed in this sphere?
  10. The tent
    stan The tent shape of a regular quadrilateral pyramid has a base edge length a = 2 m and a height v = 1.8 m. How many m2 of cloth we need to make the tent if we have to add 7% of the seams? How many m3 of air will be in the tent?
  11. Summer camp
    camp_summer Out of the 180 students at a summer camp, 72 signed up for canoeing. Twenty-three students signed up for trekking, and 13 of those students also signed up for canoeing. Use a two-way table to organize the information and answer the following question:
  12. Sputnik
    sputnik The first Earth satellite was flying at speed 8000 m/s. At that rate he circled the earth in 82 minutes. Jet flies at an average speed 800 km/h. How long would it take circle the earth round?
  13. Roof 8
    veza_1 How many liters of air are under the roof of tower which has the shape of a regular six-sided pyramid with a 3,6-meter-long bottom edge and a 2,5-meter height? Calculate the supporting columns occupy about 7% of the volume under the roof.
  14. Cuboid and ratio
    kvader Cuboid has dimensions in ratio 1:2:6 and the surface area of the cuboid is 1000 dm2. Calculate the volume of the cuboid.
  15. Above Earth
    aboveEarth To what height must a boy be raised above the earth in order to see one-fifth of its surface.
  16. Sawmill factory
    rj Peter works in the factory. The bus stop is 10 km from the factory. Therefore, always when the bus arrives for Peter, the driver leaves factory and takes him to work. They are coming at the saw exactly at 8:00. Today the bus arrived 11 minutes earlier and
  17. Alcohol mixture
    roztoky_1 From 55% and 80% alcohol we have to produce 0.2 kg of 60% alcohol. How many of them do we use in solution?
  18. Water reservoir
    vodojem The reservoir shape of a cylinder having a diameter 8 m and a height 2.8 m. The device indicates that the reservoir contains 800 hectoliters of water. Calculate how much % of volume is used.
  19. Price increase
    sleva A 20 percent price increase meant a 90-crown raise. How many cost a product after?
  20. Loading car
    voz The car was loaded with 78 boxes weighing 19 kg. How many 25kg boxes can load if the total weight is the same?

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