Examples for secondary school students

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• Students
If the fifth-grade class left 20% of students and in the seventh grade were added two pupils, in the eighth one pupil, the number has not changed in the ninth grade, but it is now tenth students less than it was in the fifth grade. How many pupils are in
• Math logic
There are 20 children in the group, each two children have a different name. Alena and John are among them. How many ways can we choose 8 children to be among the selected A) was John B) was John and Alena C) at least one was Alena, John D) maximum one wa
• Sum of the seventeen numbers
The sum of the 17 different natural numbers is 154. Determine the sum of the two largest ones.
• Height of the room
Given the floor area of a room as 24 feet by 48 feet and space diagonal of a room as 56 feet. Can you find the height of the room?
• Diagonals
A diagonal of a rhombus is 20 cm long. If it's one side is 26 cm, find the length of the other diagonal.
• Volume of three cuboids
Calculate the total volume of all cuboids for which the edges' size are in a ratio of 1:2:3, and one of the edges has a size 6 cm.
• Crates 2
In 6 crates is 45 kg of apples In  5 crates is equally In 1 in crate is 3 kg more How many kilograms in each crate?
• Angles in ratio
The size of the angles of the triangle are in ratio x: y = 7: 5 and the angle z is 42° lower than the angle y. Find size of the angles x, y, z.
• R triangle
Calculate the right triangle area whose longer leg is 6 dm shorter than the hypotenuse and 3 dm longer than the shorter leg.
• Annual growth
The population has grown from 25,000 to 33,600 in 10 years. Calculate what was the average annual population growth in%?
• Divide
How many different ways can three people divide 7 pears and 5 apples?
• Bomber
Bomber flies 10 km at 600 km/h. At what horizontal distance from the target, must pilot drop the bomb to hit the target? Don't care about air resistance and consider the gravitational acceleration g=9.81 m/s2.
• Larger perimeter
There are a square and a circle that passes through two adjacent vertices of the square (end points of side a) and the center of the opposite side (c). Which of the plane shape has a larger perimeter?
• KLM triangle
Find the length of the sides of the triangle KLM if m = 5cm height to m = 4.5 cm and size MKL angle is 70 degrees.
• Angle of cone
The cone has a base diameter of 1.5 m. The angle at the main apex of the axial section is 86°. Calculate the volume of the cone.
• The ball
The ball has a radius of 2m. What percentage of the surface and volume is another sphere whose radius is 20% larger?
• Profits
Two members will make profit 52 000, - EUR. The forst earned 8% more and the second 10% more and thus earned together 56 700, - EUR. How many will initially each earn?
• Red balls
In the bag there are 3 red, 12 blue and 8 green balls. How many red balls we must be attached to the bag if we want the probability of pulling out the red balls was 20%?
• Diofant equation
In the set of integers (Z) solve the equation: ? Write result with integer parameter ? (parameter t = ...-2,-1,0,1,2,3... if equation has infinitely many solutions)
• Prospering students
There are girls and 30 boys in the class. Boys prospering 28, girls all. How many girls are in the class and how many boys are there, if all the prospering students are 95%?

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