# Equation - math word problems

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• Equation 23
Find value of unknown x in equation: x+3/x+1=5 (problem finding x)
• Magnified cube
If the lengths of the edges of the cube are extended by 5 cm, its volume will increase by 485 cm3. Determine the surface of both the original and the magnified cube.
• Bag of peanuts
Joe eat 1/3 of a bag of peanuts, mark eat 1/4 of the remaining in the bag of peanuts, Alvin eat 1/2 of the remaining bag of peanuts, peter eat 10 peanuts, there are 71 peanuts left. Hon many peanuts were in the bags?
• Circle and square
An ABCD square with a side length of 100 mm is given. Calculate the radius of the circle that passes through the vertices B, C and the center of the side AD.
• The quotient
The quotient of g and 55 is the same as 279. What is g?
• Reciprocal value
How do I calculate a number x that is 9 greater than its reciprocal (1/x)?
• Hexagon in circle
Calculate the radius of a circle whose length is 10 cm greater than the circumference of a regular hexagon inscribed in this circle.
• Volume of wood
Every year, at the same time, an increase in the volume of wood in the forest is measured. The increase is regularly p% compared to the previous year. If in 10 years the volume of wood has increased by 10%, what is the number p?
• Land boundary
The land has the shape of a right triangle. The hypotenuse has a length of 30m. The circumference of the land is 72 meters. What is the length of the remaining sides of the land boundary?
• Double ratio
The mobile phone was twice gradually discounted in the ratio of 3: 2 1 half: 5 quarters. How much did it originally cost if the price was CZK 4,200 after a double discount?
• Two trains
The train runs at speed v1 = 72 km/h. The passenger, sitting in the train, observed that a train long l = 75m in 3 s passed on the other track in the opposite direction. Calculate the speed of this train.
• Regular hexagonal prism
Calculate the volume of a regular hexagonal prism whose body diagonals are 24cm and 25cm long.
• Suzan
Susan's age will be after 12 years four times as much as twelve years ago. How old is Susan now?
• Eqn
Solve equation with fractions: 2x/3-50=40+x/4
• Three painters
One painter would have painted the fence for 15 hours, the second in 12 hours. The plot had to be painted in four hours, so they called the third one, and all worked together. For what time would the third painter paint fence the fence alone?
• Expression
If A=2 B=3 evaluate expression A(B+A) and multiply it by A
• Acid evaporation
How many kilograms of water do we have to evaporate from 100 kg of 32% acid to make it 80% concentration?
• Mary
Mary is 12 years old, which is 40% of the age of her mother. How many percent of her mother's age will Mary have after the next 12 years?
• Large family
I have as many brothers as sisters and each my brother has twice as many sisters as brothers. How many children do parents have?
• Two-digit number
Digit sum of thinking two-digit natural number is 11. When it exchanging a sequence of digits, given a number which is 27 less than the thinking number. Find out which number I think.

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