Basic functions - math word problems

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  • Beer
    piva After three 10° beers consumed in a short time, there is 5.6 g of alcohol in 6 kg adult human blood. How much is it per mille?
  • Motion problem
    dragway From Levíc to Košíc go car at speed 81 km/h. From Košíc to Levíc go another car at speed 69 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 27 km away?
  • Trapezoid MO
    right_trapezium The rectangular trapezoid ABCD with the right angle at point B, |AC| = 12, |CD| = 8, diagonals are perpendicular to each other. Calculate the perimeter and area of ​​the trapezoid.
  • Ravens
    krkavec The tale of the Seven Ravens were seven brothers, each of whom was born exactly 2.5 years after the previous one. When the eldest of the brothers was 2-times older than the youngest, mother all curse. How old was seven ravens brothers when their mother cu
  • Motion
    cyclist If you go at speed 3.7 km/h, you come to the station 42 minutes after leaving the train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 27 km/h, you come to the station 56 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station?
  • Christmas
    vianoce Calculate how much of the school year (202 days long) take Christmas holidays 19 days long. Expressed as a decimal number and as a percentage.
  • Derivation
    fx Exists a function whose derivation is the same function?
  • Trains for people
    757_rusen It is said that the train is synonymous to delay. Calculate the average speed of travel by train long 85 km, with regular train leave at 7:00 and arrive at 8:18, but train is late and has departure at 8:10 and arrive at 9:27.
  • Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 8%, then by 8% of the new price. Its final price was 66 €. Determine the original price of the sweater.
  • Work
    working_man Workers works 5 days a week and has 28 days of vacation a year. Calculate how many days is out of work and express it as a percentage. Consider that a year has 52 weeks.
  • Radians
    pi_text Convert 270° to radians. Write result as multiple of number π.
  • Permill
    permille How many permill is 978 from 84370?
  • Youth track
    tunel Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate the size of subsidies to a trip group o
  • Four pupils
    four_digit Four pupils divided $ 1485 so that the second received 50% less than the first, the third 1/2 less than a fourth, and fourth $ 154 less than the first. How much money had each of them?
  • Vinegar
    vinegar We must dilute 16 liters of 8.8% aqueous vinegar to 4.1% one. How much water is necessary to add?
  • Peroxide
    peroxide_h How much distilled water (in liters) must pharmacists pour into 300 ml of 23.6% solution of hydrogen peroxide to get 2.7% solution to gargle?
  • Arc
    arc Circle arc corresponding to angle is 32° is 28 dm long. What is the length of the entire circle?
  • Intersections
    intersect_circles How many intersections have circles with radius 16 mm and 15 mm, if the distance of their centers is 16 mm.
  • Motion
    cycling Cyclist started at 9:00 from point S to point T. After 10 minutes, followed him at the same speed the second cyclist. Walker, which went from T to S, started at 9:35. After 71 minutes he met the first cyclist and after next 8 minutes the second cyclist. D
  • Newton's task
    cow Grass grows in the meadow equally fast and evenly. It is known that 99 cows graze meadow for 14 days and 95 cows by 22 days. How many cows graze meadow for 77 days?

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