Equation - math word problems - page 27
- Heating plant
Workers dump imported coke at heating plant. On the first day used half of the amount, the second day three quarters the rest and on the third day left 120 tons. How much coke they dump at heating plant?
Alena read a book at speed 15 pages per day. If she read twice as fast she should read a book four days earlier. How many pages have a book?
The toy shop sold the same number of balls for 62 CZK and skipping ropes for 34 CZK. They income was 576 CZK. How many sold balls and how many skipping ropes?
Joe and Caryl have a debt of $100,500. Joe makes $90,000 per year, and Caryl makes $35,000 per year. How much should both pay to zero out the debt fairly, based on their salaries?
Half a kilogram of pork and three-quarters of a kilogram of beef cost total 5.1 USD. One quarter of a kilogram of beef and 1 kilogram of pork cost 4.9 USD. Determine the price of 1 kg of each type of meat.
- Shoes and slippers
Shoes were three times as many as slippers. If shoes were cheaper by 120, it would be twice as expensive as slippers. How much cost shoes and how much slippers?
The boy has saved 50 coins € 5 and € 2. He saved € 190. How many were € 5 and how many € 2?
Johnny bought for 28 CZK flower to mum. He that spent 4/7 of the money saved. How much money he had saved? How much money left him?
- Water reservoir
The cuboid reservoir contains 1900 hectoliters of water and the water height is 2.5 m. Determine the dimensions of the bottom where one dimension is 3.2 m longer than the second one.
- Trapezoid v3
The isosceles trapezoid has the angle at a firsst base 40 degrees less than the angle at second base. How large angles has this trapezoid ?
- Car and cyclist
Cyclist started from town at speed 18 km/h. After 1 hour 30 min started the car from town and caught up with the cyclist in 50 minutes. How fast was a car?
- Jam cakes
Mom baked a third of plum jam cakes, one third cheesecakes and 18 poppy. How many cakes she had bake?
- Cenda and Pepa
Cenda and Pepa went to the event. Cenda started alone. Canda started after him for 20 minutes. How long took Cenda to catch him? Cenda traveling at 15 km/h, and Pepa traveling at 25 km/h.
- Cakes Z8-I-5
Mom brought 10 cakes of three types: kokosek was less than laskonek and most were caramel cubes. John chose two different kinds of cakes, Stephan did the same and for Margerith leave only the cakes of the same type. How many kokosek, laskonek and caramel c
The length of one side of the rectangle is three times the length of the second side. What are the dimensions of the rectangle if its circumference 96 cm?
- Grandmother and grandfather
Grandmother baked cakes. Grandfather ate half, then quarter of the rest ate Peter and Paul ate half of rest. For parents left 6 cakes. How many cakes maked the grandmother?
- Jan and Dan
Jan and Dan had the same money. Jan bought 5 workbooks and left him 15 CZK. Dan 6 and left him nothing. How much money have in total?
Barborka goes to school with backpack that was 2 - times more expensive than a bag slipper. If backpack was 36 euros cheaper it was cost same as bag slipper. How many cost backpack and how many bas slipper?
- Two numbers
Determine the numbers x and y so x + y = 8 is truth and the numbers are in the ratio of 4: 5.
- Average age
The average age of all people at the celebration was equal to the number of people present. After the departure of one person who was 29 years old, average age was again equal to the number present. How many people were originally to celebrate?
Do you have a linear equation or system of equations and looking for its solution? Or do you have quadratic equation?