Basic functions - math word problems

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  • Sphere in cone
    sphere-in-cone A sphere of radius 3 cm describes a cone with minimum volume. Determine cone dimensions.
  • Hockey teams goals
    hockey Hockey teams fired 200 goals. The second team 13 less than first team, third 16 less than the first and fourth tean 19 goals less than first. How many goals fired each team?
  • Bouquet
    flowers_1 Gardener tying bouquet of flowers for 8 and none was left. Then he found that he could tying bouquet of 6 flowers and also none was left. How many have gardener flowers (minimum and maximum) if they had between 50 and 100 flowers?
  • Annual interest
    bank2 A loan of 10 000 euro is to be repaid in annual payments over 10 years. Assuming a fixed 10% annual interest rate compounded annually, calculate: (a) the amount of each annual repayment (b) the total interest paid.
  • Czech crown salary
    penize_34 The monthly salary of the employee is CZK 10,800. In the course of the year the bulk salary increased by CZK 500. Calculate which month (1 ... 12) was increased if its annual income was 133,600 CZK.
  • Adam and Ben
    age When Ben is so many years old to Adam today, Adam will be 23 years old. When Adam was as old as Ben, Ben was two years old. How old is today Ben and Adam?
  • Painter Pavel
    pixla_s_farbou Painter Pavel painted the fence for 16 hours and painter Petr the same fence painted for 13 h. How long should take painted the fence together?
  • Coins
    mince_1 The money - coins are minted from the hardest bronze, which contains copper and tin in a ratio of 41: 9. How much copper and tin are in 2kg of bronze money?
  • Tourist
    tourist A tourist walked an average speed of 3.5 km/h route in 6 hours. Calculate how many hours he would have passed at an average speed of 5.5 km/h.
  • Subjects
    math_series_1 Student makes a mathematical task for five minutes and the task from biology in twelve minutes. Another day he have homework in math and biology which consists of eleven tasks together. To do the job took hour and a half. How many tasks maked in each subj
  • Repairman
    makak Repairman has vowed to do repair work at the plant for 25 days. However work had to be shortened, and therefore he took helper worker. Together they made all the corrections for the whole days. How long it would take work to helper worker?
  • In the
    covid19 In the workshop, it was necessary to quickly complete the production of veils for the hospital. The workshop staff promised to work an additional 240 hours to produce this order in March. The workshop has 8 employees who work 160 hours a month. What perce
  • A loan
    exp_growth A loan in the amount of $944 is charged simple interest at an annual rate of 8.1%. How much money is owed 14 months after the loan was made?
  • Roof 7
    pyramid_in_cube_1 The roof has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid with a base edge of 12 m and a height of 4 m. How many percent is folds and waste if in construction was consumed 181.4m2 of plate?
  • Money
    hyperinflation Everyone complains about the lack of money. In fact, there is no shortage of money, but the relative scarcity of goods and things that people buy for money. Calculate what percentage of the price of all goods and services rose immediately, if everyone has
  • Mom and dad
    love 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? ...
  • Digits
    numbers2_18 How many natural numbers greater than 4000 which are formed from the numbers 0,1,3,7,9 with the figures not repeated, B) How many will the number of natural numbers less than 4000 and the numbers can be repeated?
  • Five tractors
    tractor_1 Five tractors plow field in 4.8 hours. How long plow this field if after 1.5 hours of work two tractors went to a different field?
  • Barrel
    barell_1 The barrel is filled with water up to 57% of its capacity. When we add two buckets will be filled to 73% of its capacity. What is the volume of a barrel, if the volume of the bucket is 12 liters?
  • Mine
    bana What is temperature in the mine at a depth of 1160 m, where at depth 9 m is 11°C and every 100 m, the temperature increases by 0.7°C?

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