Reason - math word problems

  1. Equilateral triangle
    vpisany_stvorec A square is inscribed into an equilateral triangle with a side of 10 cm. Calculate the length of the square side.
  2. Subsets
    venn5 How many 19 element's subsets can be made from the 26 element set?
  3. The coil
    lano_1 How many ropes (the diameter 8 mm) fit on the coil (threads are wrapped close together) The coil has dimension: the inner diameter 400mm, the outside diameter 800mm and the length of the coil is 470mm
  4. Profit per kilo
    jablone_10 The trader sells apples at a profit of 20% per kilogram. Today, he decided to reduce the price of apples by 10%. How much profit does the trader have today?
  5. ABCD square
    s1 In the ABCD square, the X point lies on the diagonal AC. The length of the XC is three times the length of the AX segment. Point S is the center of the AB side. The length of the AB side is 1 cm. What is the length of the XS segment?
  6. Breads
    chlieb_2 Several pieces of bread were in the store. Half of them plus a half of bread bought a cookbook. Of the remaining bread, half of it plus half of the bread was bought by Mr. Novák. The last bread was bought by Ms. Small. How many breads were in the store at
  7. Tractors
    tractor_5 Two tractors plow the field in 4 hours together. If the first tractor plow half of the field and then the second tractor completed the job, it would take 9 hours. How many hours does the field plow for each tractor separately?
  8. Twins with friend
    cinema2_7 The twins Danka and Janka went to the cinema with their friend Betka. Only six seats in the second row were available in the cinema. How many do they may sit, if the twins want to sit next to each other, Danka always to the right of Janka and Betka near o
  9. Class alphabet
    kniha_tridni All 29 pupils in the class are written in a class by alphabet. The number of pupils enrolled before Paul is three times higher than the number of pupils behind him. Calculate how many pupils are enrolled after Paul.
  10. Digit sum
    number_line_3 The digit sum of the two-digit number is nine. When we turn figures and multiply by the original two-digit number, we get the number 2430. What is the original two-digit number?
  11. Pupil age
    age_6 I am a pupil of the primary school, I spent 1/4 of my age on the exercise of parents with children, 1/3 on drawing, 1/6 on flute. I did not have a ring for the first three years of my life and never went to two rings at once. How old am I?
  12. Endless lego set
    lego_2 The endless lego set contains only 6, 9, 20 kilograms blocks that can no longer be polished or broken. The workers took them to the gym and immediately started building different buildings. And of course, they wrote down how much the building weighed. The
  13. Highway tunnel
    tunnel_1 The highway tunnel was built from two ends in the north-south direction. The average daily performance of the "northern party" rasters was higher than the average daily power of the "southern party" of the rasters. After 55 business days, both parties met
  14. Test
    test_4 The teacher prepared a test with ten questions. The student has the option to choose one correct answer from the four (A, B, C, D). The student did not get a written exam at all. What is the probability that: a) He answers half correctly. b) He answers
  15. Clouds
    uhly Approximately at what height is the cloud we see under an angle of 26°10' and see the Sun at an angle of 29°15' and the shade of the cloud is 92 meters away from us?
  16. Train delay
    train_freight_4 The train should be in the station for 10 minutes. It still has 32 km left. What is the expected delay if the train travels in 2 minutes 3 km except for the last section where it is 2 km in 5 minutes.
  17. Suzan
    children2_3 Susan's age will be after 12 years four times as much as twelve years ago. How old is Susan now?
  18. Unknown numbers
    eq222_3 The sum of two consecutive natural numbers and their triple is 92. Find these numbers.
  19. Ľé sweets
    bonbons_12 There are 20 sweets in the bag. Some are chocolate, other coconuts, and the remaining marzipan. Chocolate is 4 times more than coconut. Marzipan's less than chocolate. How much is in a bag of coconut sweets?
  20. Mystery number
    numbers2_38 A mystery number is between 800 and 920. No digits are the same. The difference of the numbers 5. What is the mystery number?

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