Expression of a variable from the formula - math word problems

  1. Divide money 2
    penize_42 Ben and Dan had the same amount of money at the start. When Ben gave 300 to Dan, the ratio of Ben 's money to Dan's money became 2:3. How much money did each have at first?
  2. Outer angles
    triangle_1111_3 The outer angle of the triangle ABC at the A vertex is 71°40 ' outer angle at the vertx B is 136°50'. What size has the inner triangle angle at the vertex C?
  3. Triangle KLM
    klm_triangle In the rectangular triangle KLM, where is hypotenuse m (sketch it!) find the length of the leg k and the height of triangle h if hypotenuse's segments are known mk = 5cm and ml = 15cm
  4. Isosceles triangle
    pomer_triangle The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is 112 cm. The length of the arm to the length of the base is at ratio 5:6. Find the triangle area.
  5. Diagonal 20
    plaza Diagonal pathway for the rectangular town plaza whose length is 20 m longer than the width. if the pathway is 20 m shorter than twice the width. How long should the pathway be?
  6. ICE train
    ice_train German runways test a new ICE train between Munich and Berlin. The train runs to Berlin at a slow speed of 100 km/h. Back from Berlin goes faster. How quickly did the train have to go on a return trip so that the total average train speed for both journey
  7. Cube wall
    cubes_16 Calculate the cube's diagonal diagonal if you know that the surface of one wall is equal to 36 centimeters square. Please also calculate its volume.
  8. Unknown number 24
    numbs_6 f we add 20, we get 50% of its triple. What is this unknown number?
  9. Direct route
    tourists From two different places A and B connected by a direct route, Adam (from city A) and Bohus (from city B) started at a constant speed. As Adam continued to go from A to B, Bohus turned around at the time of their meeting and at the same speed he returned
  10. Doctor 2
    heart A doctor noted the Diastolic Blood Pressure (DBP) of a large number of patients. Later, he scrambled the data to keep the privacy of his patients. Based on the scrambled dataset, he finds that the lower inner fence is equal to 50 and the upper inner fen
  11. Laths
    garaz There are two laths in the garage opposite one another: one 2 meters long and the other 3 meters long. They fall against each other and lean against the opposite walls of the garage both laths and touch at a height of 70 cm above the garage floor. How wid
  12. Wine
    vino_1 A bottle of wine costs 21 euros; and wine is 20 times more expensive than a bottle. How much a bottle cost?
  13. Isosceles trapezoid
    lichobeznik_5 Calculate the content of an isosceles trapezoid whose bases are at ratio 5:3, the arm is 6cm long and it is 4cm high.
  14. Regular n-gon
    10gon_polygon In a regular n-angle polygon the internal angle is 144 degrees. Find the number n indicating the number of sides of this polygon.
  15. Trench
    lichobeznik_4 The trench is a four-sided prism. The cross section has a trapezoidal shape with basements of 4m and 6m, the length of the trench is 30m. What is the depth of the trench if we dig 60,000 l of soil.
  16. Truncated cone 3
    rotacnikomolykuzel The surface of the truncated rotating cone S = 7697 meters square, the substructure diameter is 56m and 42m, determine the height of the tang.
  17. Cuboid
    cuboid_12 Cuboid has a surface of 516 cm2. Side a = 6 cm and b = 12 cm. How long is the side c =?
  18. Arithmetic progression
    postupnost1_4 In some AP applies: 5a2 + 7a5 = 90 s3 = 12 Find the first member a =? and difference d = ?
  19. Surface of cuboid
    kvader11_9 Find the surface of the cuboid if its volume is 52.8 cm3 and the length of its two edges is 2 cm and 6 cm.
  20. Water channel
    trapezium_prism_2 The cross section of the water channel is a trapezoid. The width of the bottom is 19.7 m, the water surface width is 28.5 m, the side walls have a slope of 67°30' and 61°15'. Calculate how much water flows through the channel in 5 minutes if the water flo

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