# Equation - math word problems - page 12

- RT and ratio

A right triangle whose legs are in a ratio 6:12 has hypotenuse 68 m long. How long are its legs? - Swing

A child weighing 12 kg is sitting on a swing at a distance of 130 cm from the axis of rotation. How far away from the axis of rotation (center) must sit down his mother weighs 57 kg if she wants to be swing in balance? - Half life

Determine the half life of bismuth, when bismuth weight from the original weight of 32 g was only 2 grams in 242 minutes. - Chestnuts

Neil has 5-times chestnuts less than Adrian. Together they have 894 chestnuts. How many chestnuts has Neil and Adrian? - Revenue

Mr. Robert and Mr. Norbert get together € 1400. The revenue split in the ratio of 4:3, depending upon each work. How many got each of them? - Exam average

Average of marks that have on the certificates students of 8.A class in mathematics is exactly 2.45. If we did not add 1 and 3 of sutdents Michael and Alena, who arrived a month ago, it would average exactly 2.5. Determine how many students have class 8. - Mother and daughter

Three years ago mother was three times older than daughter. After nine years she will be only twice old. How old is mother (and daughter)? - Warehouse cars

From the warehouse started truck at speed 40km/h. After 1hour 30mins started from the same place same direction a car at speed 70 km/h. For how long and at what distance from the warehouse overtake a truck? - Suit

The suit cost 119 euros. How much cost the pants if it is 50% cheaper than the jacket. - Grandfather

The grandfather is three years older than an grandmother. The average age of the grandmother, the grandfather and their seven grandchildren is 28 years. The grandchildren have a total of 105 years. Calculate how old is grandfather. - Mom and daughter

Mom is 30 years older than the daughter. What is the age difference between them in 35 years? - Bronze, tin and copper

Bronze is an alloy of tin and copper. An alloy of 10% tin and 90% copper is Gunmetal. If it contains 20% tin and 80% copper, it is bell metal. How many tons of molten bell metal and how many tons of copper is needed to make 100 tons of Gunmetal? - Sprayers

The vineyard can be sprayed first sprayer in 5 hours and with the second in 8 hours. How long would it take if we use sprayers both at once? - Password

The voltage station is every day changing the master password, which consists of three letters. Code generation process does not change and is based on the following procedure: The following letters (A) to (I) correspond to different numbers from 1 to 9. I - Volatile percents

Kent is working as a forex trader. Suffered a loss of 65.8 percent. Calculate what percentage must now earn to lift from loss? - Bath

In the bath is 30 liters of hot water. Then added 36 liters of cold water at temperature of 19 °C decreased temperature of water to 41 °C. What was the initial temperature of the hot water? - Painters

First painter painted fence himself for 4 hours, the second painter 1.2 hours sooner than first, and the third painters slowest up to 16 hours. How long took them paint fence if worked together? - Resistors

Two resistors connected in series give the resulting resistance 216Ω and 48Ω in parallel. Determine the resistance of these resistors. - Jan

Jan is 13 years and Peter 21 years old. For how many years will their ages in the ratio of 7:9? - Isosceles triangle

The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is 112 cm. The length of the arm to the length of the base is at ratio 5:6. Find the triangle area.

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