Basic functions - math word problems

  1. Equilateral triangle
    vpisany_stvorec A square is inscribed into an equilateral triangle with a side of 10 cm. Calculate the length of the square side.
  2. 3 children
    cukr_2 3 children had to divide 4 pounds is candy. How much candy did each child get?
  3. Parcel 4
    usd_3 To send a parcel by messenger within city limits costs 60 cents for the first pound and 48 cents for each additional pound. What is the cost, in cents, of sending a parcel weighing p=4 pounds?
  4. Cube, cuboid, and sphere
    cubes3_8 Volumes of a cube and a cuboid are in ratio 3: 2. Volumes of sphere and cuboid are in ratio 1: 3. In what ratio are the volumes of cube, cuboid, and sphere?
  5. Class alphabet
    kniha_tridni All 29 pupils in the class are written in a class by alphabet. The number of pupils enrolled before Paul is three times higher than the number of pupils behind him. Calculate how many pupils are enrolled after Paul.
  6. Transformer
    trafo Solve the textbook problems - transformer: a) N1 = 40, N2 = 80, U2 = 80 V, U1 =? b) N1 = 400, U1 = 200 V, U2 = 50 V, N2 =?
  7. The ball
    ball1_4 The ball was discounted by 10 percent and then again by 30 percent. How many percent of the original price is now?
  8. Interior designer
    draperies To make draperies an interior designer needs 11 1/4 yards of material for the den and 8 1/2 yards for the living room. If material comes only in 20 yard bolts, how much will be left over after completing both sets of draperies?
  9. Snowman 3
    snowman_2 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?
  10. Fruit tea
    tea_3 Tea contains 7% of fruit components and 12% of sugar in this component. How many percents of sugar is represented in the whole tea?
  11. Together
    workers_23 Grandfather, father, and son are carpenters. They decided to make a wardrobe. Father produces it for 12 hours, his son for 15 hours, and grandfather for 10 hours. How long will they make it together?
  12. Endless lego set
    lego_2 The endless lego set contains only 6, 9, 20 kilograms blocks that can no longer be polished or broken. The workers took them to the gym and immediately started building different buildings. And of course, they wrote down how much the building weighed. They
  13. The perimeter
    hexagon6 The perimeter of equilateral △PQR is 12. The perimeter of regular hexagon STUVWX is also 12. What is the ratio of the area of △PQR to the area of STUVWX?
  14. Sick
    kosela Six seamstresses should make 60 shirts in five business days. After three days two seamstresses were sick. How many days have the remaining seamstresses to finish contract?
  15. Two friends
    clock-night-schr_13 Peter can do all his work himself in 6 hours. Martin can do the same work himself in 8 hours. Peter worked first and then replaced by Martin. Whole work was done in 6.5 hours. Calculate how long Peter worked before replaced by Martin.
  16. Classroom
    ziaci_7 Of the 26 pupils in the classroom, 12 boys and 14 girls, four representatives are picked to the odds of being: a) all the girls b) three girls and one boy c) there will be at least two boys
  17. Gasoline tank 2
    fuel_pump2 A gasoline tank is 1/6 full. When 25 liters of gasoline were added, it became 3/4 full. How many liters more is needed to fill it? Show your solution.
  18. Candy and boxes
    cukriky_13 We have some number of candy and empty boxes. When we put candies in boxes of ten, there will be 2 candies and 8 empty boxes left, when of eight, there will be 6 candies and 3 boxes left. How many candy and empty boxes left when we put candies in boxes of.
  19. Supermarket 2
    pie_3 A supermarket had a buko pie sale. In the morning 2/3 of the pies were sold and in the afternoon 1/6 of the pies were sold. If 150 pies were left, how many pies had been sold? Show your solution.
  20. Two rectangles
    rectangles2_2 I cut out two rectangles with 54 cm², 90 cm². Their sides are expressed in whole centimeters. If I put these rectangles together I get a rectangle with an area of 144 cm2. What dimensions can this large rectangle have? Write all options. Explain your calcu

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