Expression of a variable from the formula - math word problems

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  • Height of pyramid
    ihlan The pyramid ABCDV has edge lengths: AB = 4, AV = 7. What is its height?
  • Circle and square
    square_axes 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.
  • Second side
    rectangles2 Calculate the length of the other side of the rectangle if its circumference is 60 cm and one side is 10 cm long.
  • Eight
    sphere_in_cube Eight small Christmas balls with a radius of 1 cm have the same volume as one large Christmas ball. What has a bigger surface: eight small balls, or one big ball?
  • Average price
    mince_1 Sixth grade went on a trip to Moravia. Each of the 26 pupils paid CZK 320 and the school paid a total of CZK 3,510. What was the average price of a trip per student?
  • The circumference
    rectangle The circumference and width of the rectangle are in a ratio of 5: 1. its area is 216cm2. What is its length?
  • The tent
    stan Calculate how much cover (without a floor) is used to make a tent that has the shape of a regular square pyramid. The edge of the base is 3 m long and the height of the tent is 2 m.
  • Slow saving in banks
    penize_5 How long will it take to save € 9,000 by depositing € 200 at the beginning of each year at 2% interest?
  • What is
    exp_growth2 What is the annual percentage increase in the city when the population has tripled in 20 years?
  • Age of family
    age The age of father and son is in the ratio 10: 3. The age of the father and daughter is in ratio 5: 2. How old are a father and a son if the daughter is 20?
  • Viewing angle
    zorny The observer sees a straight fence 60 m long at a viewing angle of 30°. It is 102 m away from one end of the enclosure. How far is the observer from the other end of the enclosure?
  • Quadrilateral pyramid
    jehlan_4b_obdelnik Calculate the surface of a quadrilateral pyramid, which has a rectangular base with dimensions a = 8 cm, b = 6 cm and height H = 10 cm.
  • Side lengths
    triangles_1 In the triangle ABC, the height to the side a is 6cm. The height to side b is equal to 9 cm. Side "a" is 4 cm longer than side "b". Calculate the side lengths a, b.
  • The number 72
    percent_2 The number 72 increase by 25%. By how much % will you have to reduce the number you created to get the number 72 again?
  • Wire fence
    plot_zed The wire fence around the garden is 160 m long. One side of the garden is three times longer than the other. How many meters do the individual sides of the garden measure?
  • Interior angles
    triangles_1 Calculate the interior angles of a triangle that are in the ratio 2: 3: 4.
  • The farmer
    cow The farmer calculated that the supply of fodder for his 20 cows was enough for 60 days. He decided to sell 2 cows and a third of the feed. How long will the feed for the rest of the peasant's herd last?
  • The right triangle
    rt_tr540 The right triangle ABC has a leg a = 36 cm and an area S = 540 cm2. Calculate the length of the leg b and the median t2 to side b.
  • Concentric circles and chord
    tetiva2 In a circle with a diameter d = 10 cm, a chord with a length of 6 cm is constructed. What radius have the concentric circle while touch this chord?
  • In a
    triangles_1 In a triangle, the aspect ratio a: c is 3: 2 and a: b is 5: 4. The perimeter of the triangle is 74cm. Calculate the lengths of the individual sides.

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