Expression of a variable from the formula - math word problems

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  • Blueberries 2
    boruvky_2 Lenka and Martin collected eight liters of blueberries in two hours. How long will take to collect blueberries by Lenka itself, if we know that she collect all 2.5 hours less than Martin?
  • Drying herbs
    vaha_18 Herbs lose 75% weight By drying. How many fresh herbs do you have to collect if you want to make 1.5 kg of dried herbs?
  • Pyramid in cube
    pyramid_in_cube In a cube with edge 12 dm long we have inscribed pyramid with the apex at the center of the upper wall of the cube. Calculate the volume and surface area of the pyramid.
  • Cube wall
    cube_shield_2 The perimeter of one cube wall is 120 meters. Calculate the surface area and the body diagonal of this cube.
  • Geometric seq
    eq222_1 Find the third member of geometric progression if a1 + a2 = 36 and a1 + a3 = 90. Calculate its quotient.
  • Find the
    kruh Find the radius of the circular base of the vessel, whose perimeter is 2.51 m. Write the result to one decimal place in meters. Via the π sign - Ludolph's number
  • Body diagonal
    krychle_12 Calculate the volume and surface of the cube if the body diagonal measures 10 dm.
  • Between two bus stops
    bus27 Wanda lives between two bus stops at three-eighths of their distance. He started the house today and found that whether he was running to one or the other stop, he would have arrived at the bus stop. The average bus speed is 60 km/h. What is the average s
  • Cincinnati
    Cincinnati A map is placed on a coordinate grid. Cincinnati located at (5,4) and San Diego is located at (-10, -3). How far apart is Cincinnati from San Diego on the map? Round to the nearest tenth.
  • VAT on books
    books_13 The cost of a book in the store is 12.5 euros. How much euros is the VAT of this book? VAT is 10%.
  • Square
    percent If the length of the sides of the square we decrease by 25% decrease the content area of 28 cm2. Determine the side length of the original square.
  • Third member
    seq_6 Determine the third member of the AP if a4=93, d=7.5.
  • Cuboid walls
    cuboid_19 If the areas of three adjacent faces of a cuboid are 8 cm², 18 cm² and 25 cm². Find the volume of the cuboid.
  • The car
    cars_4 The car has traveled the distance between A and B for four hour. If we increased the average by 17 km/h the car travel this distance an hour earlier. Determine the initial speed of the car and the distance between A and B.
  • Area of garden
    garden_20 If the width of the rectangular garden is decreased by 2 meters and its length is increased by 5 meters, the area of the rectangle will be 0.2 ares larger. If the width and the length of the garden will increase by 3 meters, its original size will increas
  • Brakes
    pneu The braking efficiency of a passenger car is required to stop at 12.5 m at an initial speed of 40 km/h. What is the acceleration braking by brakes?
  • Hyperbola equation
    hyperbola_4 Find the hyperbola equation with the center of S [0; 0], passing through the points: A [5; 3] B [8; -10]
  • Children playground
    lich_5 The playground has the shape of a trapezoid, the parallel sides have a length of 36 m and 21 m, the remaining two sides are 14 m long and 16 m long. Determine the size of the inner trapezoid angles.
  • SSA and geometry
    ssu_veta The distance between the points P and Q was 356 m measured in the terrain. The PQ line can be seen from the viewer at a viewing angle of 107° 22 '. The observer's distance from P is 271 m. Determine the viewing angle of P and observer.
  • Alcohol
    metaxa How many cubic centimeters of 96% alcohol is needed to obtain 0.75 liter of 40% alcohol?

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