# Basic functions - math word problems

- The professor's birthday

Professor of mathematics had 57 birthdays. The director congratulated him. The professor asked the director: "And how old are you?" The director replied: "I'm exactly twice as many years than you were when I was old as to you today." How old is the dire - Brunette

Of the girls who attend primary school are 30% blondes and 70% brunette. 81% blondes and 19% brunette has blue eyes. How many girls attending school altogether if 470 girls has blue eyes? - Numbers

How many different 3 digit natural numbers in which no digit is repeated, can be composed from digits 0,1,2? - TV commercials

For the typical one-hour prime-time television slot, the number of minutes of commercials is 3/8 of the minutes of the actual program. Determine how many minutes of the program are shown in that one hour. - Painter Pavel

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? - Prism

The base of the prism is a rhombus with a side 30 cm and height 27 cm. The height of the prism is 180% longer than the side length of the rhombus. Calculate the volume of the prism. - Flowerbed

On the flowerbed was planted 280 flowers - pansies and crayons. During the first week wilts quarter of pansies and an eighth crayons, which is 20% of all flowers. How many pansies were planted on the flowerbed? - Arc

The length of the circle is 41 amd arc length of the circle 9. What is the magnitude of the angle of this arc? - Axial section

Axial section of the cylinder has a diagonal 31 cm long and we know that the area of the side and the area of base is in ratio 3:2. Calculate the height and radius of the cylinder base. - The store

The store received the same number of cans of peas and corn. The first day sold 10 cans of peas and 166 cans ofcorn so that left 5 times more peas than corn cans. How many cans of each kind were in the store? - Tower

The top of the tower is a regular hexagonal pyramid with base edge 8 meters long and a height 5 meters. How many m^{2}of the sheet is required to cover the top of the tower if we count 8% of the sheet waste? - Scale

Cylinder was drawn in scale 2:1. How many times is the volume of the cylinder smaller in reality? - Simple interest 3

Find the simple interest if 11928 USD at 2% for 10 weeks. - Fractions

Sort fractions ? by its size. Result write as three serial numbers 1,2,3. - Bureaucracy

The office was attended by 23 people. 9 of them completed the questionnaire. What is the percentage of all people? - Simple interest 2

Find the simple interest if 13905 USD at 4.5% for 6 months. - Cuboid diagonal

Calculate the volume and surface area of the cuboid ABCDEFGH, which sides abc has dimensions in the ratio of 9:3:8 and if you know that the wall diagonal AC is 86 cm and angle between AC and the body diagonal AG is 25 degrees. - Simple interest 4

Find the simple interest if 5243 USD at 4.3% for 261 days. Assume a 361-day year. - Slope of the pool

Calculate slope (rise:run) of the bottom of swimming pool long 30 m. Water depth at beginning of pool is 1.13 m (for children) and depth at end is 1.84 m (for swimmers). Slope express as percentage and as angle in degrees. - Three workers

Three workers A, B, C have to work on a specific task. Workers A and B completed whole task in 14 days, B together with C for 23 days, A together with C for 13 days. How long it would take to complete the task every one of them alone? How long it would

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