# Examples for secondary school students

- Age problems

A) Alex is 3 times as old as he was 2 years ago. How old is he now? b) Casey was twice as old as his sister 3 years ago. Now he is 5 years older than his sister. How old is Casey? c) Jessica is 4 years younger than Jennifer now. In 10 years, Jessica wi - Depth angles

At the top of the mountain stands a castle, which has a tower 30 meters high. We see the crossroad in the valley from the top of the tower and heel at depth angles of 32° 50 'and 30° 10'. How high is the top of the mountain above the crossroad - Right circular cone

The volume of a right circular cone is 5 liters. Calculate the volume of the two parts into which the cone is divided by a plane parallel to the base, one-third of the way down from the vertex to the base. - Right pyramid

A right pyramid on a base 4 cm square has a slant edge of 6 cm. Calculate the volume of the pyramid. - Camel and water

84% of the camel's weight is water. After drinking, its weight increased to 832 kg and water accounted for 85% of its weight. How much did it weigh before drinking? - Two rectangles 2

A square of area 36 cm^{2}is cut out to make two rectangles. A and B The area of area A to area B is 2 : 1 Find the dimensions of rectangles A and B. - Median

The number of missed hours was recorded in 11 pupils: 5,12,6,8,10,7,5,110,2,5,6. Determine the median. - Geometric progressiob

If the sum of four consective terms of geometric progression is 80 and arithmetic mean of second and fourth term is 30 then find terms? - The hiker

The hiker will travel 40% of the route on the first day 1and/3 of the rest od second day. Last day 30 km. What was the length of the 3-day trip? How many kilometers did he walk each day? - Base of prism

The base of the perpendicular prism is a rectangular triangle whose legs length are at a 3: 4 ratio. The height of the prism is 2cm smaller than the larger base leg. Determine the volume of the prism if its surface is 468 cm^{2}. - Touch x-axis

Find the equations of circles that pass through points A (-2; 4) and B (0; 2) and touch the x-axis. - Graduation party

There are 15 boys and 12 girls at the graduation party. Determine how many four couples can be selected. - Records

Records indicate 90% error-free. If 8 records are randomly selected, what is the probability that at least 2 records have no errors? - Seat

How much m² of fabric do we need to sew a 50cm-shaped cube-shaped seat if 10% of the material we add to the folds? - Drilling machine

A manufacturing firm purchased a heavy duty drilling machine. They were given two payment options: Option 1: Make a payment of $46,000 immediately to settle the invoice for the machine. Option 2: Make a payment of $21,500 immediately and the balance of $ - Genetic disease

One genetic disease was tested positive in both parents of one family. It has been known that any child in this family has a 25% risk of inheriting the disease. A family has 3 children. What is the probability of this family having one child who inherited. - Prices

The price of the product was increased by 35%. How many percents of the new price we have to make it cheaper so that its price is equal to the original price? - Trapezoid MO

The rectangular trapezoid ABCD with right angle at point B, |AC| = 12, |CD| = 8, diagonals are perpendicular to each other. Calculate the perimeter and area of the trapezoid. - Pool

If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 8 hours. The first inlet filled pool 6 hour longer than second. How long pool take to fill with two inlets separately? - Bonus

Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses?

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