# Geometric average - practice problems

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- Straight-line depreciation

Olsen Inc. Purchased a $580,000 machine to manufacture a specialty tap for electrical equipment. The tap is in high demand and Olsen can sell all that it could manufacture for the next 10 years. To encourage capital investments, the government exempts tax - Two cables

On a flat plain, 2 columns are erected vertically upwards. One is 7 m high and the other 4 m. Cables are stretched between the top of one column and the foot of the other column. At what height will the cables cross? Assume that the cables do not sag. - Saving for education

Suppose that a couple invested Php 50 000 in an account when their child was born, to prepare for the child's college education. If the average interest rate is 4.4% compounded annually, a, Give an exponential model for the situation b, Will the money be - Truncated pyramid

Find the volume and surface area of a regular quadrilateral truncated pyramid if base lengths a1 = 17 cm, a2 = 5 cm, height v = 8 cm. - Sequences AP + GP

The three numbers that make up the arithmetic sequence have the sum of 30. If we subtract from the first 5, from the second 4 and keep the third, we get the geometric sequence. Find AP and GP members. - Annual growth

The population has grown from 25,000 to 33,600 in 10 years. Calculate what was the average annual population growth in%? - Annual increase

The number of cars produced increased from 45,000 to 47,000 in 3 years. Calculate the average annual increase in cars in%. - Statistics quiz

Fill in the missing word 1. in a data set, the mean, median and mode are measured of ________________ 2. "The manipulation of variables under controlled conditions"is the data collection method known as______________ 3. in a normal distribution, the area - Five harvests

In the seed company, they know that, out of 100 grains of a new variety, they get an average of 2000 grains after harvest. Approximately how many grains do they get out of 100 grains after five harvests? - Heptagonal pyramid

A hardwood for a column is in the form of a frustum of a regular heptagonal pyramid. The lower base edge is 18 cm, and the upper base of 14 cm. The altitude is 30 cm. Determine the weight in kg if the wood density is 10 grams/cm³. - Before yesterday

He merchant adds a sale sign in his shop window to the showed pair of shoes in the morning: "Today by p% cheaper than yesterday. " After a while, however, he decided that the sign saying: "Today 62.5% cheaper than the day before yesterday". Determine the - Frustum of a cone

A reservoir contains 28.54 m³ of water when full. The diameter of the upper base is 3.5 m, while at the lower base is 2.5 m. Find the height if the reservoir is in the form of a frustum of a right circular cone. - Profit growth

The profit of a company increased by 25% during the year 1992, increased by 40% during the year 1993, decreased by 20% in 1994 and increased by 10% during the year 1995. Find the average growth in the profit level over the four years periods? - Two cyclists 2

At the same time, two cyclists left the towns A and B at constant speeds. The first one going from town A to town B, and the second one from town B to town A. At one point of the trip they met. After they met, the first cyclist arrived at town B in 36min, - Precious metals

In 2006-2009, the value of precious metals changed rapidly. The data in the following table represent the total rate of return (in percentage) for platinum, gold, and silver from 2006 through 2009: Year Platinum Gold Silver 2009 62.7 25.0 56.8 2008 -41.3 - Coordinates of midpoint

If the midpoint of the segment is (6,3) and the other end is (8,4) what are the coordinate of the other end? - Conical area

A right angled triangle has sides a=12 and b=19 in right angle. The hypotenuse is c. If the triangle rotates on the c side as axis, find the volume and surface area of conical area created by this rotation. - Rectangle vs square

One side of the rectangle is 1 cm shorter than the side of the square, the second side is 3 cm longer than the side of the square. Square and rectangle have the same content. Calculate the length of the sides of a square and a rectangle. - Annual income

The annual income (in thousands of $) of fifteen families is 60, 80, 90, 96, 120, 150, 200, 360, 480, 520, 1060, 1200, 1450, 2500, 7200. Calculate the harmonic and geometric mean. - Ten dices

When you hit ten dices at the same time you get average 35. How much do you hit if every time you get six, you're throwing the dice again?

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