# Basic functions - math word problems

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• Workers
Workers digging a jump pit in the schoolyard. The pit has a cuboid shape with a length 12 m, a width of 20 dm, and a depth of 36 cm. They excavate 0.4 cubic meters of soil an hour. How much time (hours and minutes) is need to excavate this pit?
• Two workers
The first worker completed the task by himself in 9 hours, the second in 15 hours. After two hours of joint work left first worker to a doctor and the second finished the job himself. How many hours worked second worker himself?
• Conference
148 is the total number of employees. The conference was attended by 22 employees. How much is it in percent?
• Letters
The school children have written 20 letters afternoon and then threw 20 letters, and then the teacher counted the children, and the children were 22, so they went to throw for 2 sheets. How many letters sent together?
• Climb in percentage
The height difference between points A and B is 475 m. Calculate the percentage of route climbing if the horizontal distance places A, B is 7.4 km.
• Sports games
Pupils of same school participated district sports games. When dividing into teams found that in the case of the creation teams with 4 pupils remaining 1 pupil, in the case of a five-member teams remaining 2 pupils and in the case of six-members teams rem
• The body
The body on the figure consists of cubes with an edge length 10 cm. What surface has this body?
• One and a half chicken
One and a half chicken bears one and a half egg in one and a half day. How many eggs can withstand from 6 chicken in 6 days?
• Family and age ratios
The age of father and son are in the ratio 10:3; the age of father and daughter are in the ratio 5:2. How old are father and son if the daughter is 20 years old? In what ratio is age sister and brother?
• Enterprise and wages
The enterprise operates a total 162 workers and their average salary is M dollars. If the company has hire an additional 18 employees whose average wage would be the S dollars, would reduce the overall average salary in the company of 3.6%. Calculate the
• Turtles Žofka and Julka
Gray wolf kept in his tent turtles Žofka and Julka, which together have 200 years. After 50 years will Julka 2 times older than Žofka. How old are the turtles?
• Acute angles
Sizes of acute angles in the right-angled triangle are in the ratio 1: 3. What is the size of the larger of them?
• Hockey teams goals
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?
• The percentages in practice
If every tenth apple on the tree is rotten it can be expressed by percentages: 10% of the apples on the tree is rotten. Tell percent using the following information: a. in June rained 6 days b, increase worker pay 500 euros to 50 euros c, grabbed 21 from
• Jan
Jan is 13 years and Peter 21 years old. For how many years will their ages in the ratio of 7:9?
• Plan of the village
Plan of the municipality in 1:1000 scale has plotted garden with dimensions 25 mm and 28 mm. Determine the area of gardens in ares in reality.
• Chicken
I threw three chicken for a handful of grains and I noticed that it eat in a ratio of 8:7:6 and two of them grabbed 156 grains. How many grains have fought that chicken?
• Logistics
Head of logistics department informed the meeting of management of the same item is currently not available in sufficient quantity in all three warehouses of the company. We have the total 135 pieces. It was 37 pieces more in the warehouse No. 3 than in t
• Deposit 3
After a year, Martin had on bank account € \$b. What was the interest rate when the initial deposit was € \$a?
• Elevator
In homes with more floor elevators are used. For passenger transport, the most commonly used traction elevator counterweight. The top of the shaft engine room with the engine. The car is suspended on a rope, which is guided up over two pulleys to the coun

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