Numbers - math word problems

  1. Digits
    numbers2_18 How many natural numbers greater than 4000 which are formed from the numbers 0,1,3,7,9 with the figures not repeated, B) How many will the number of natural numbers less than 4000 and the numbers can be repeated?
  2. Alarm clock
    clock-night-schr The old watchmaker has a unique digital alarm in its collection that rings whenever the sum of digits of the alarm is equal to 21. Find out when the alarm clock will ring. What is their number? List all options . ..
  3. Sales of products
    cukriky_9 For 80 pieces of two quality products a total sales is 175 Eur. If the first quality product was sold for n EUR per piece (n natural number) and the second quality product after 2 EUR per piece. How many pieces of the first quality were sold?
  4. Ratio - proportion
    ratios2 Reduce the number 16 in proportion 3:2 5:4 11:8
  5. Distance of numbers
    numbers2_17 Which number has the same distance from the numbers -5.65 and 7.25 on the numerical axis?
  6. Real estate
    house Residential house has three entrances numbered by odd numbers arithmetic progression. The sum of the two numbers on the corner entrances is 50. Calculate the highest of this three numbers.
  7. Toy cars
    numbers2_13 Pavel has a collection of toy cars. He wanted to regroup them. But in the division of three, four, six, and eight, he was always one left. Only when he formed groups of seven, he divided everyone. How many toy cars have in the collection?
  8. Blades
    ruler2_1 1st blade 2,5 m, 2nd blade. .1.75 m. How many same long pieces of this two blades can be do the biggest? How long is one piece?
  9. Candies
    bonbons_9 There are red, blue and green candies in bad. Red to green is in 6:11 ratio and blue to red in a 7: 5 ratio. In what proportion are blue to green candies?
  10. School
    ratios_2 Headteacher think whether the distribution of pupils in race in groups of 4,5,6,9 or 10. How many pupils must have at least school at possible options?
  11. Alley
    stromy_6 Alley measured a meters. At the beginning and end are planted poplar. How many we must plant poplars to get the distance between the poplars 15 meters?
  12. Z7-I-4 stars 4949
    hviezdicky_mo Write instead of stars digits so the next write of product of the two numbers to be valid: ∗ ∗ ∗ · ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ 4 9 4 9 ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ 4 ∗ ∗
  13. Percent to number
    Permutations_1 To increase that number by 5 percent, we need to multiply it by:
  14. Digit sum
    numbers_41 Determine for how many integers greater than 900 and less than 1,001 has digit sum digit of the digit sum number 1.
  15. Modulo
    modulo Find x in modulo equation: 47x = 4 (mod 9) Hint - read as: what number 47x divided by 9 (modulo 9) give remainder 4 .
  16. Probably member
    math_series Look at the series 2,6,25,96,285, ? What number should come next?
  17. Two friends
    beers Two friends met as a good man perish together for a beer. After recovery the most important topics (politics, women, football ...), one asks: - And how many do you have children? - I have 3 children. - And how many years have? Friend already not want to a
  18. Hello adding
    adding_1 Fill letters instead of digits so the indicated sum (equal letters represent equal digits). What number is hidden under the letter J? A A H A H O A H O J -------------------------- 4 3 2 1
  19. Star equation
    numbers_37 Write digits instead of stars so that the sum of the written digits is odd and is true equality: 42 · ∗8 = 2 ∗∗∗
  20. Rectangle diagonals
    rectangle_diagonals_1 It is given rectangle with area 24 cm2 a circumference 20 cm. The length of one side is 2 cm larger than length of second side. Calculate the length of the diagonal. Length and width are yet expressed in natural numbers.

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