Equation - math word problems - page 21

  1. Sprinter
    Sprinter Sprinter runs the relay 4 x 400 m to the handover at speed 42 km/h. A second runner is at the start of the handover area 20 m long and runs when it is the first sprinter at distance 10 m. Calculate the speed at which the second runner must run in order to.
  2. Disease
    kravy Farmers'cooperative had a supply of feed for 50 cows to 6 days. Cows got insidious disease after 4 days, 10 of them died. How many total days that farmers had feed for cows?
  3. Crown coins
    coins_1 Jana saves two-crown and five-crown coins. She has ten coins in the cashier. How many two crowns and how many five crowns shw have if she saved 29 crowns?
  4. Fifth of the number
    numbs_5 The fifth of the number is by 24 less than that number. What is the number?
  5. Passenger car and truck
    2cars From Kutna Hora left at 11:00 clock a truck at 60 km/h. At 12:30 behind him started passenger car at average speed 80 km/h. At what time and how far from Kutna Hora overtake a passenger car truck?
  6. Two pipes
    2pipes One pipe fill one-fifth volume 20 minutes before by second one. The two pipes together will fill the tank in two hours. How long is will fill tank each pipe separately?
  7. Mean
    integrales if the mean of the set of data 5, 17, 19, 14, 15, 17, 7, 11, 16, 19, 5, 5, 10, 8, 13, 14, 4, 2, 17, 11, x is -91.74, what is the value of x?
  8. The farmer
    kombajn The farmer harvested 840 tons of grain in 2006, which was 44% less than in 2005, and one-fifth more than in 2004. How many tons of grain harvested in years 2005 and 2004?
  9. Pine
    trees How much of a mixed forest rangers want to cut down, if their head said: "We only cut down pine trees, which in our mixed forest 98%. After cut pine trees constitute 94% of all trees left."
  10. Parabola
    parabola_1 Find the equation of a parabola that contains the points at A[6; -5], B[14; 9], C[23; 6]. (use y = ax2+bx+c)
  11. Book
    matematika_encyklopedia To number pages of thick book was used 4201 digits. How many pages has this book?
  12. Scouts
    skauti_2 Scouts purchased for camp cans two types total cost 1460 CZK. First cans were for CZK 32 and second for 25 CZK. How many cans purchased each type?
  13. Cargo
    kon-povoz Weight of cargo car is 761 kg. Weight of car is 23% of the total weight of car+cargo. What is the weight of the cargo load?
  14. Three workers
    3workers Three workers were rewarded CZK 9200 and the money divided by the work they have done. First worker to get twice than the second, the second three times more than the third. How much money each worker received?
  15. Rectangle pool
    basen_5 Determine dimensions of open pool with a square bottom with a capacity 32 m3 to have painted/bricked walls with least amount of material.
  16. Arithmetic average
    ap The arithmetic mean of the five numbers is exactly 8. The sum of these four numbers is 30. What is the fifth number?
  17. Ratio of two unknown numbers
    numbers2_23 Two numbers are given. Their sum is 30. We calculate one-sixth of a larger number and add to both numbers. So we get new numbers whose ratio is 5:7. Which two numbers were given?
  18. Have solution
    numbers_44 The sum of four consecutive even numbers is 96. Determine these numbers.
  19. Pool
    inlet Pool is filled with two water supply. The first supply fill pool for nine hours, the second for six hours. How many hours will take fill the pool when the water flows in through the first supply 3 hours and then we will open a second supply?
  20. Tubes
    pipes_1 Iron tubes in the warehouse are stored in layers so that each tube top layer fit into the gaps of the lower layer. How many layers are needed to deposit 100 tubes if top layer has 9 tubes? How many tubes are in bottom layer of tubes?

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