Equation - math word problems - page 3

  1. Bus vs. train
    bus_vs_train Bus started from point A 10 minutes before the train started from the same place. The bus went an average speed of 49 km/h, train 77 km/h. To point B train and bus arrived simultaneously. Calculate time of train journey, if train and bus travelled the.
  2. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  3. Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 11%, then by 11% of the new price. Its final price was 100 €. Determine the original price of sweater.
  4. Short cut
    direct_route Imagine that you are going to the friend. That path has a length 330 meters. Then turn left and go another 2000 meters and you are at a friend's. The question is how much the journey will be shorter if you go direct across the field?
  5. River
    river From the observatory 11 m high and 24 m from the river bank, river width appears in the visual angle φ = 13°. Calculate width of the river.
  6. Right triangle Alef
    r_triangle The obvod of a right triangle is 84 cm, the hypotenuse is 37 cm long. Determine the lengths of the legs.
  7. Motion2
    car_cycle Cyclist started out of town at 19 km/h. After 0.7 hours car started behind him in the same direction and caught up with him for 23 minutes. How fast and how long went car from the city to caught cyclist?
  8. Proof PT
    pytagoras Can you easy prove Pythagoras theorem using Euclidean theorems? If so, do it.
  9. Observer
    ohrada The observer sees straight fence 100 m long in 30° view angle. From one end of the fence is 153 m. How far is it from the another end of the fence?
  10. Textbooks
    textbooks After check of textbooks found that every 10-th textbook should be withdrawn. Together 58 textbooks were withdrawn. How many textbooks were in stock before withdrawn and how many after withdrawn?
  11. Vinegar 2
    ocet How many percentage of getvinegar solution, if we mix to 3.5 liters of 5.8% and 5 liters of 7.6% vinegar?
  12. Two cars
    cars_racing Two cars started against each other at the same time to journey long 293 km. First car went 41 km/h and second 41 km/h. What distance will be between this cars 20 minutes before meet?
  13. Circles
    two_circles The areas of the two circles are in the ratio 2:20. The larger circle has diameter 20. Calculate the radius of the smaller circle.
  14. MO SK/CZ Z9–I–3
    ball_floating_water John had the ball that rolled into the pool and it swam in the water. Its highest point was 2 cm above the surface. Diameter of circle that marked the water level on the surface of the ball was 8 cm. Determine the diameter of John ball.
  15. Two squares
    squares2 Two squares whose sides are in the ratio 5:2 have sum of its perimeters 73 cm. Calculate the sum of area this two squares.
  16. Alcohol
    no_alcohol How many 55% alcohol we need to pour into 14 liters 75% alcohol to get p3% of the alcohol? How many 65% alcohol we get?
  17. Triangle ABC
    triangles_3 Calculate the sides of triangle ABC with area 1404 cm2 and if a: b: c = 12:7:18
  18. Chamber
    socks In the chamber light is broken and all from it must be taken at random. Socks have four different colors. If you want to be sure of pulling at least two white socks, we have to bring them out 28 from the chamber. In order to have such certainty for the pai
  19. 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 cur
  20. Theater
    SND The theater has in each row with 19 seats. Ticket to the first 10 rows is for 30 USD. In next rows is for 15 USD. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 12255 USD. How many rows are in the theater?

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