Equation - math word problems - page 50

  1. Spherical tank
    spherical-tanks The tank of a water tower is a sphere of radius 35ft. If the tank is filled to one quarter of full, what is the height of the water?
  2. Two bricks
    bricks_4 One brick weighs 1kg and half a brick, how many weigh two bricks?
  3. Boys to girls
    boy_5 The ratio of boys to girls in a party is 3:5 . If 6 more boys arrived and 4 girls left the party, the ratio of boys to girls would be 5:6 . How many are in the party originally?
  4. Pupils
    skola_23 There are 350 girls in the school, and the other 30% of the total number of pupils are boys. How many pupils does the school have?
  5. Calculate
    equilateral_triangle2 Calculate the length of a side of the equilateral triangle with an area of 50cm2.
  6. The sides
    rectangle_9 The sides of a rectangle are in a ratio of 2:3, and its perimeter is 1 1/4 inches. What are the lengths of its side? Draw it.
  7. Grandmother
    car_33 Mom walked out to visit her grandmother in a neighboring village 5km away and moved at a speed of 4km/h. An hour later, father drove down the same road at an average speed of 64km/h. 1) How long will take to catch mom die? 2) What is the approximate dis
  8. Meat loses
    maso_3 Meat loses 18% of its weight by smoking. How much raw meat butcher used to manufacture 35 kilos of smoked?
  9. Motorcyclist
    motorbike_3 From Trutnov, the motorcyclist started at an average speed of 60km/hour. At 12.30hrs the passenger car was started at a speed of 80km/hour. How many hours and at what distance from Trutnov will car catch a motorcycle?
  10. Square root 2
    parabola_2 If the square root of 3m2 +22 and -x = 0, and x=7, what is m?
  11. Sugars
    vaha2 In what ratio must two sorts of sugar, costing #390 and #315 per kg respectively, be mixed in order to produce a mixture worth #369 per kg?
  12. New ratio
    chicken_6 The ratio of ducks and chicken in our yard is 2 : 3. The total number of ducks and chickens together is 30. Mother gave 3 of the chickens to our neighbor. What is the new ratio now?
  13. Wiring 2
    cu_wire_3 Willie cut a piece of wire that was 3/8 of the total length of the wire. He cut another piece that was 9m long. The two pieces together were one half of the total length of the wire. How long was the wire before he cut it?
  14. Two trains
    vlak_8 From station A, the freight train traveled at a speed of 40 km/h in 9h. When he drove 15km, the fast train started from station A in the same direction at a speed of 70km/h. When will it the freight train catch up?
  15. Discount price
    sveter_6 Coat cost 150 euros after sales discount. What is the original price when the discount is 25% of the original price?
  16. Mushrooms
    hriby_1 Mushrooms lose 90% by weight drying. How many fresh mushrooms are needed for 5 kg of dried mushrooms?
  17. Equation - inverse
    hyperbola_3 Solve for x: 7: x = 14: 1000
  18. Rectangle - area, perimeter
    rectnagles_2 The area of a rectangular field is equal to 300 square meters. Its perimeter is equal to 70 meters. Find the length and width of this rectangle.
  19. Find two
    eq222_7 Find two consecutive natural numbers whose product is 1 larger than their sum. Searched numbers expressed by a fraction whose numerator is the difference between these numbers and the denominator is their sum.
  20. Marriage sttus
    family_26 In our city, there are 3/5 of the women married to 2/3 of the men. Find what part of the population is free.

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