Numbers - math word problems

  1. Students
    skola After the fifth-grade class left 20% of students. In the seventh grade were added 2 pupils, in the eighth 1 pupil, in the ninth, the number has not changed, but it is now tenth students less than it was in the fifth grade. How many pupils are in the 9th
  2. Rectangles
    rectangles_1 How many different rectangles can be made from 60 square tiles of 1 m square? Find the dimensions of these rectangles.
  3. Two integers
    x-5-x-3-graph Two integers, a and b, have a product of 36. What is the least possible sum of a and b?
  4. Evaluate - order of ops
    expr Evaluate the expression: 32+2[5×(24-6)]-48÷24 Pay attention to the order of operation including integers
  5. Three lines
    clocks2 At 6 am, three bus lines are departing from the station. The first line has an interval of 24 minutes. The second line has an interval of 15 minutes. The third line runs at regular intervals of more than 1 minute. The third line runs at the same time as t
  6. AM of three numbers
    arithmet_seq The number 2010 can be written as the sum of 3 consecutive natural numbers. Determine the arithmetic mean of these numbers.
  7. Common divisors
    prime Find all common divisors of numbers 30 and 45.
  8. Boys and girls
    dancers There are 20 boys and 10 girls in the class. How many different dance pairs can we make of them?
  9. Barrel
    vino Barrel of wine is filled by 9/14. What part of the barrel will remain filled when 1/4 of the wine we pour from the barrel?
  10. Year 2020
    eq222 The four-digit number divided by 2020 gives a result of 1, **. (Can not be in form 1,*0. ) Write all the options.
  11. Adding mixed 3
    mixed_fractions Why does 1 3/4 + 2 9/10 equal 4.65? How do you solve this?
  12. Sum of the digits
    numbers2 How many are two-digit natural numbers that have the sum of the digits 9?
  13. Length of a string
    meter What is the smallest length of a string that we can cut into 18 equal parts and even 27 equal parts (in decimeters)?
  14. Number
    prime What number should be placed instead of the asterisk in number 702*8 to get a number divisible by 6?
  15. School trip
    venn_intersect On a school trip, 17 of the 28 children bought ice cream or chocolate in a candy store. Twelve children bought chocolate, and nine children bought ice cream. How many children bought ice cream and chocolate? How many children did not buy ice cream? How ma
  16. The sum
    seq_sum The sum of the first 10 members of the arithmetic sequence is 120. What will be the sum if the difference is reduced by 2?
  17. Three excursions
    venn_three Each pupil of the 9A class attended at least one of the three excursions. There could always be 15 pupils on each excursion. Seven participants of the first excursion also participated in the second, 8 participants of the first excursion, and 5 participan
  18. Seven numbers
    numbers Write seven 4-digit numbers that are divisible by 3 and at the same time by 4.
  19. Red and white
    tulipany Simona picked 63 tulips in the garden and tied bicolor bouquets for her girlfriends. The tulips were only red and white. She put as many tulips in each bouquet, three of which were always red. How much could Simon tear off white tulips? Write all the opti
  20. Apples and pears
    banan Apples cost 50 cents piece, pears 60 cents piece, bananas cheaper than pears. Grandma bought 5 pieces of fruit, there was only one banana and paid 2 euros 75 cents. How many apples and how many pears?

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