Examples for secondary school students

  1. Average age
    age_4 The average age of all people at the celebration was equal to the number of people present. After the departure of one person who was 29 years old, average age was again equal to the number present. How many people were originally to celebrate?
  2. Trapezium internal angles
    lichob_2_2 A trapezium where AB is parallel to CD, has angle A : angle D = 4 :5, angle B = 3x-15 and angle C = 4x+20. Find angle A, B, C and D.
  3. Ladder slope
    rebrik33 What is the slope of a ladder 6.2 m long and 5.12 m in height.
  4. Right angled triangle 2
    vertex_triangle_right LMN is a right angled triangle with vertices at L(1,3), M(3,5) and N(6,n). Given angle LMN is 90° find n
  5. US GDP
    stat_2 Consider the following dataset , which contsins the domestic US gross in millions of the top grossing movie over the last 5 years. 300,452,513,550,780 I. Find the Mean of the Dataset II. Find the Squared deviation of the second observation from the mean
  6. Exponential equation
    exp_8 Solve for x: (4^x):0,5=2/64.
  7. Geometric seq
    eq222_1 Find the third member of geometric progression if a1 + a2 = 36 and a1 + a3 = 90. Calculate its quotient.
  8. The mast
    octagon A 40 m high mast is secured in half by eight ropes of 25 m long. The ends of the ropes are equidistant from each other. Calculate this distance.
  9. ABCD
    trig_1 AC= 40cm , angle DAB=38 , angle DCB=58 , angle DBC=90 , DB is perpendicular on AC , find BD and AD
  10. The pool
    bazen2_7 The pool has a volume of 40 m3 and the water temperature is 20 °C. How much water at 100 °C should we pour into the pool to increase the water temperature by 5 °C?
  11. Warehouses
    silo_3 In the three warehouses, a total of 70 tons of grain was stored. In the second warehouse was stored 8.5t less and in the third 3.5t more than in the first. How many tons of grain was stored in each warehouse?
  12. Debt
    usd_4 Joe and Caryl have a debt of $100,500. Joe makes $90,000 per year, and Caryl makes $35,000 per year. How much should both pay to zero out the debt fairly, based on their salaries?
  13. Perimeter of triangle
    rt_triangle_1 In triangle ABC angle A is 60° angle B is 90° side size c is 15 cm. Calculate the triangle circumference.
  14. Sum or product
    dice_6 What is the probability that two dice fall will have the sum 7 or product 12?
  15. Sum on dice
    dices2 We have two dice. What is the greater likelihood of fall a total sum 7 or 8 ? (write 7, 8 or 0 if the probabilities are the same)?
  16. Triangle KLM
    klm_triangle In the rectangular triangle KLM, where is hypotenuse m (sketch it!) find the length of the leg k and the height of triangle h if hypotenuse's segments are known mk = 5cm and ml = 15cm
  17. Isosceles triangle
    pomer_triangle The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is 112 cm. The length of the arm to the length of the base is at ratio 5:6. Find the triangle area.
  18. Diagonal 20
    plaza Diagonal pathway for the rectangular town plaza whose length is 20 m longer than the width. if the pathway is 20 m shorter than twice the width. How long should the pathway be?
  19. Lines
    lines_4 How many lines can be draw with 8 points, if three points lie on one line and the other any three points do not lie on the same line?
  20. Digits
    numbers_48 How many five-digit numbers can be written from numbers 0.3,4, 5, 7 that is divided by 10 and if digits can be repeated.

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