# Equation - math word problems

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• Train speed
Two guns were fired from the same place at an interval of 10 minutes and 30 seconds, but a person in a train approaching the place hears second shot 10 minutes after the first. The speed of the train (in km/hr), supposing that sound travels at 340 m/s is:
• Walnuts
x walnuts were in the mission. Dano took 1/4 of nuts Michael took 1/8 from the rest and John took 34 nuts. It stayed here 29 nuts. Determine the original number of nuts.
• Diagonals of a rhombus 2
One diagonal of a rhombus is greater than other by 4 cm . If the area of the rhombus is 96 cm2, find the side of the rhombus.
• Boots
Master shoemaker has three apprentices. First do one pair of boots for two days, second for 1 day, third on 1.5 day. If they worked together, for how long it would take made a couple of boots?
• Bookshelve
Bookshelve with an original price of € 200 twice become cheaper. After the second discounted by 15% the price was € 149.60. Determine how much % become cheaper for the first time.
• Remuneration
Total remuneration for workers is 47 000 CZK. The second worker received 20% more than the first and third 4000 CZK less than a second employee. How many CZK each received?
• 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?
• Collection
John has collected half a bucket of raspberries in 45 minutes, Eva collects the whole bucket in an hour. How many minutes it would take to fill a bucket if the two children work together?
• The swing
To swing the two girls. Aneta weight 45 kg and Simon 35 kg weight. How far should sit Simon from the middle of swing so it is balanced, if we know that Aneta is sitting at distance 1,5m? How far are girls sitting apart?
• Equation 11
Solve equation: ?
• Nectar
Nectar collected by bees contains 70% water. From the nectar of the some process produces honey which contains 19% water. How many kg of nectar bees need to collect to make 1 kg of honey?
• Equation with x
Solve the following equation: 2x- (8x + 1) - (x + 2) / 5 = 9
• Apples 2
How many apples were originally on the tree, if the first day fell one third, the second day quarter of the rest and on tree remained 45 apples?
• Wine
A bottle of wine costs 21 euros; and wine is 20 times more expensive than a bottle. How much a bottle cost?
Tree perpendicular to the horizontal surface has a shadow 8.32 meters long. At the same time meter rod perpendicular to the horizontal surface has shadow 64 cm long. How tall is tree?
• Four swords
Obelix has three helmets, four swords and five shields. How many swords must make at the blacksmith forge Metallurgix to be able to walk another 90 days in unique armor?
• Proportion
write the following proportion 8 is to 64 as to 2 is to x
• Equation of circle 2
Find the equation of a circle which touches the axis of y at a distance 4 from the origin and cuts off an intercept of length 6 on the axis x.
• Angles ratio
The internal angles of a triangle are in ratio 1:4:5 What kind of triangle is it? (solve internal angles and write down and discuss)
• The farmer
The farmer brought potatoes to the market. In the first hour he sold two-fifths of the potatoes brought in, in the second hour he sold five-sixths of the remaining potatoes, and in the third hour, he sold the last 40 kg of potatoes. 1. Express a fraction

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