# Expression of a variable from the formula - math word problems

- Triangle perimeter

Calculate the triangle perimeter whose sides are in ratio 3: 5: 7 and the longest side is 17.5 cm long. - Collection of stamps

Jano, Rado, and Fero have created a collection of stamps in a ratio of 5: 6: 9. Two of them had 429 stamps together. How many stamps did their shared collection have? - Two pipes

How long will the pool be filled with a double supply pipe if it takes the pool to fill the first pipe by 4 hours longer and the second pipe 9 hours longer than both pipes open at the same time? - Axial cut of a rectangle

Calculate the volume and surface of the cylinder whose axial cut is a rectangle 15 cm wide with a diagonal of 25 cm long. - Circle described

The radius of the circle described to the right triangle with 6 cm long leg is 5 cm. Calculate the circumference of this triangle. - Infinite sum of areas

Above the height of the equilateral triangle ABC is constructed an equilateral triangle A1, B1, C1, of the height of the equilateral triangle built A2, B2, C2, and so on. The procedure is repeated continuously. What is the total sum of the areas of all tri - Parallelogram

Rhomboid (parallelogram) has a longer side of 50 cm long. The size of its one height is four times the size of its second height. Calculate the length of the shorter side of this rhomboid in the centimeters. - KLMN trapezoid

The KLMN trapezoid has bases KL 40cm and MN 16cm. On the KL base is point P. The segment NP divides the trapezoid into units with the same area. What is the distance of point P from point K? - Octagonal tank

The tank has the shape of a regular octagonal prism without an upper base. The base edge has a = 3m, the side edge b = 6m. How much metal sheet is needed to build the tank? Do not think about losses or sheet thickness. - Land

Rectangular triangular land has area 30 square meters and 12 meters long leg. How many meters of the fence do you need for fencing this land? - Pupils

There are 32 pupils in the classroom, and girls are two-thirds more than boys. a) How many percents are more girls than boys? Round the result to a whole percentage. b) How many are boys in the class? c) Find the ratio of boys and girls in the class. W - A cylindrical tank

A cylindrical tank can hold 44 cubic meters of water. If the radius of the tank is 3.5 meters, how high is the tank? - The volume 2

The volume of a cube is 27 cubic meters. Find the height of the cube. - Rectangle 45

The perimeter of a rectangle is 60cm. If the length of the rectangle is 20cm. a)find the width b)find the area. - Cube diagonals

Calculate the length of the side and the diagonals of the cube with a volume of 27 cm^{3}. - Final exam

There are 5 learners in a class that has written a final exam Aleta scored 55% vera scored 36% and Sibusiso scored 88% if Thoko scored 71% and the class average was 63%. What was Davids score as a percentage? - Diamond diagonals

Find the diamond diagonal's lengths if the area is 156 cm^{2}and side is 13 cm long. - Two friends

Peter can do all his work himself in 6 hours. Martin can do the same work himself in 8 hours. Peter worked first and then replaced by Martin. Whole work was done in 6.5 hours. Calculate how long Peter worked before replaced by Martin. - Area to volume

If the surface area of a cube is 486, find its volume. - Sugar production

From 1 ton of beet, 150 kg of sugar is produced. To clean 1 ton of sugar 450 kg of lime is consumed. Calculate how many kgs of lime is consumed when processing 1 ton of sugar beet?

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