Perimeter + motion problems - math problems

Number of problems found: 6

  • Gears
    bicycle_gears_2 The front gear on the bike has 32 teeth and the rear, on the wheel, has 12 teeth. How many times does the rear wheel of the bike turns if you turn the right pedal 30 times? What distance will you go if the circumference of the bicycle wheel is 250 cm?
  • Velocipedes
    Velocipede In the 19th century, bicycles did not have a chain drive, and the pedals were connected directly to the wheel axis. This wheel diameter gradually increased until the so-called high bicycles (velocipedes) with a front wheel diameter of up to 1.5 meters, wh
  • Earth's diameter
    om5960-v2 The Earth's diameter on the equator is approximately 12750 km. How long does the Gripen flyover the Earth above the equator at 10 km if it is at an average speed of 1500 km / h?
  • 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.
  • Average speed
    earth_2 What is the average speed you have to move the way around the world in 80 days? (Path along the equator, round to km/h).
  • Rotation of the Earth
    earth_1 Calculate the circumferential speed of the Earth's surface at a latitude of 61°​​. Consider a globe with a radius of 6378 km.

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