Power - math word problems

Power is the amount of work done (energy supplied) per unit time. In physics, power is the amount of energy transferred or converted per unit time. In the SI units, the unit of power is the watt, equal to one joule per second. Other units are, for example, 1 hp (one horsepower; 1 hp = 735.5 W) and then derived units such as kW - kilowatt.

Number of problems found: 260

  • Cube-shaped box
    cubes2 Design the size of the smallest possible cube-shaped box where three types of 3cm, 5cm, 6cm small cubes could be stacked to make full use of the box space (each type of cube separately). Can you find out how many smallest cubes are in the box?
  • For thinkings
    glass_cubes The glass cube dive into the aquarium, which has a length of 25 cm, width 20 cm and height of 30 cm. Aquarium water rises by 2 cm. a) What is the volume of a cube? b) How many centimeters measure its edge?
  • Triangle SAS
    triangle_iron Calculate the triangle area and perimeter, if the two sides are 51 cm and 110 cm long and angle them clamped is 130 °.
  • Two machines
    machine_2 Performances of two machines are in a ratio of 7:12. A machine with less power produced 406 pieces of products per shift. a) How many pieces produced per shift second machine? b) How many pieces produced two machines together for five shifts?
  • Floating barrel
    floating_barrel Barrel (cylinder shape) floats on water, top of the barrel is 8 dm above water, and the width of surfaced barrel part is 23 dm. Barrel length is 24 dm. Calculate the volume of the barrel.
  • Prism X
    Cuboid_simple The prism with the edges of the lengths x cm, 2x cm, and 3x cm has volume 20250 cm3. What is the area of the surface of the prism?
  • Two parallel chords
    chords In a circle 70 cm in diameter, two parallel chords are drawn so that the center of the circle lies between the chords. Calculate the distance of these chords if one of them is 42 cm long and the second 56 cm.
  • Tank
    barrel_1 In the middle of a cylindrical tank with a bottom diameter 251 cm is standing rod which is 13 cm above the water surface. If we bank rod its end reach surface of the water just by the tank wall. How deep is the tank?
  • Diagonals in the diamond
    kosoctverec_color The length of one diagonal in diamond is 24 cm greater than the length of the second diagonal and diamond area is 50 m2. Determine the sizes of the diagonals.
  • No smoke
    no_smoking Tobacco company NO-SMOKE adorned its stand at the cigarette-type trade fair with the cigarette-shaped. The dimensions of which were 20 times the size of a regular cigarette. The regular cigarette contains 0.8 mg of nicotine. How much nicotine would a gian
  • Seawater
    ice_cubes Seawater has a density of 1025 kg/m3, ice 920 kg/m3. 8 liters of seawater froze and created a cube. Calculate the size of the cube edge.
  • Crossroads
    crossroad A passenger car and an ambulance come to the rectangular crossroad, the ambulance left. Passenger car at speed 39 km/h and ambulance at 41 km/h. Calculate such a relative speed of the ambulance move to the car.
  • Garden
    garden_1 The area of a square garden is 6/4 of triangle garden with sides 56 m, 35 m, and 35 m. How many meters of fencing need to fence a square garden?
  • Sandpile
    sandpile_1 Auto sprinkled with sand to an approximately conical shape. Workers wanted to determine the volume (amount of sand) and therefore measure the base's circumference and the length of both sides of the cone (over the top). What is the sand cone's volume if t
  • Pyramid cut
    ihlan_rez We cut the regular square pyramid with a parallel plane to the two parts (see figure). The volume of the smaller pyramid is 20% of the volume of the original one. The bottom of the base of the smaller pyramid has a content of 10 cm2. Find the area of the
  • Movement
    peleton From the crossing of two perpendicular roads started two cyclists (each at the different road). One runs at average speed 28 km/h, the second at average speed 24 km/h. Determine the distance between them after 45 minutes cycling.
  • Triangular prism
    prism3_1 The triangular prism has a base in the shape of a right triangle, the legs of which is 9 cm and 40 cm long. The height of the prism is 20 cm. What is its volume cm3? And the surface cm2?
  • Short cut
    direct_route Imagine that you are going to a friend. That path has a length 120 meters. Then turn doprava and go other 630 meters and you are at a friend's. The question is how much the journey will be shorter if you go direct across the field?
  • Hollow sphere
    sphere_2 The steel hollow sphere floats on the water plunged into half its volume. Determine the outer radius of the sphere and wall thickness, if you know that the weight of the sphere is 0.5 kg and the density of steel is 7850 kg/m3
  • Computer revolution
    Intel386 When we started playing with computers, the first processor, which I remember was the Intel 8080 from 1974, with the performance of 0.5 MIPS. Calculate how much percent a year rose CPU performance when Intel 486DX from 1992 has 54 MIPS. What wou

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