Length - math word problems

  1. Steps
    most Patrick step is 65 cm long and his dad step is 10 cm longer. Dad goes bridge in 52 steps. How many steps will go the same bridge by Patrick?
  2. Good swimmer
    plavec Good swimmer swims 23 m distance with ten shots. With how many shots he swim to an island located 81 m if still swims at the same speed?
  3. Cycling trip
    bus_7 At 8 am started a group of children from the camp to day cycling trip. After 9:00 weather deteriorated sharply and the leader decided to send for the children bus on the same route, which started at 10 hours. For how long and at what distance from the cam
  4. Surface and volume od cuboid
    kvader Content area of the square base of cuboid is Sp = 36 cm2 and its height 80 mm. Determine its surface area and volume.
  5. Canister
    kanister Gasoline is stored in a cuboid canister having dimensions 44.5 cm, 30 cm, 16 cm. What is the total weight of a full canister when one cubic meter of gasoline weighs 710 kg and the weight of empty canister is 1.5 kg?
  6. Tetrahedral pyramid
    jehlan_3 It is given a regular tetrahedral pyramid with base edge 6 cm and the height of the pyramid 10 cm. Calculate the length of its side edges.
  7. Sunflower Field
    sunflower_1 The trapezoidal sunflower field is located between two parallel paths which are spaced 230 meters apart. The lengths of the parallel sides of the field are 255 m and 274 m. How many tons of sunflower will come from this field if the hectare yield is 2.25
  8. Rectangular triangle PQR
    solving-right-triangles In the rectangular triangle PQR, the PQ leg is divided by the X point into two segments of which longer is 25cm long. The second leg PR has a length 16 cm. The length of the RX is 20 cm. Calculate the length p of side RQ. The result is round to 2 decima
  9. Axial cut
    Kuzel The cone surface is 388.84 cm2, the axial cut is an equilateral triangle. Find the cone volume.
  10. Rotating cone
    kuzel_3 Calculate the volume and the surface area of a rotating cone of base radius r = 2.3 dm and a height h = 46 mm.
  11. Pyramid
    jehlan_4b_obdelnik The pyramid has a base rectangle with a = 6cm, b = 8cm. The side edges are the same and their length = 12.5 cm. Calculate the surface of the pyramid.
  12. Hexagonal pyramid
    jehlan_6 Regular hexagonal pyramid has dimensions: length edge of the base a = 1.8 dm and the height of the pyramid = 2.4 dm. Calculate the surface area and volume of a pyramid.
  13. Regular triangular prism
    3b_hranol Calculate the surface area of body of regular triangular prism, when the length of its base edge is 6.5 cm and height 0.2 m.
  14. Tree shadow 3
    stromy_1 What is the diameter of a tree around which is 3m 9dm 7cm long rope wrapped? How big is its cross-sectional area?
  15. Scale of map
    map_9 James travels one kilometer in 12 minutes. The route walked for half an hour measured on the map 5 cm. Calculate how many kilometers James walked for half an hour. Find the scale of the map.
  16. Rectangle
    obdlznik The length of the rectangle is 12 cm greater than 3 times its width. What dimensions and area this rectangle has if ts circumference is 104 cm.
  17. Engine pulley
    remenice The engine has a 1460 rev / min (RPM). Disc diameter is 350 mm. What will be the disc peripheral speed in RPM? Pulleys on the engine has diameter 80mm, on a disc has diameter 160mm.
  18. Copper plate
    plech Calculate the thickness of the copper plate with a density 8.7 g/cm³ measuring 1.5 meters and 80 cm and its weight is 3.65 kg
  19. Call of Duty
    CallofDuty Game Call of Duty in CTF (Capture the Flag) opposes the British and the Germans, whose bases are 15 km apart. A German soldier stole the British flag and hid it with it in a secret place between the bases. If the British soldiers set out at a speed of 14
  20. Fence of the garden
    fence_1 The garden has dimensions of 5m and 400cm. How many meters meshes are needed for fencing the plot?

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