Reason - math word problems

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  • n-gon
    ngon_1 Gabo draw n-gon, which angles are consecutive members of an arithmetic sequence. The smallest angle is 70° biggest 170°. How many sides have Gabo's n-gon?
  • Trains
    trains On double track line between stations K and M went against each other two trains. The first train passed the distance between stations for 3.5 hours, the second, which had an average speed of 12 km/h more passed for 3.05 hours. Calculate the distance betw
  • Brick weight
    brick The brick weighs 2 kg and a half bricks. How much does one brick weigh?
  • Diophantus
    diofantos_1 We know little about this Greek mathematician from Alexandria, except that he lived around 3rd century A. D. Thanks to an admirer of his, who described his life through an algebraic riddle, we know at least something about his life. Diophantus's youth las
  • Clock
    clock2 What time is now, if the time elapsed after noon is 2/10 of time that elapses before midnight?
  • Camel
    camels Camel owner wants to get out of the city into oasis. He bought 3000 bananas, which wants to sell in oasis. However oasis from the city divided 1,000 kilometers of desert. Camel can carry at one time up to 1000 bananas, and for every kilometer traveled, ea
  • Three cats
    three_cats If three cats eat three mice in three minutes, after which time 260 cats eat 260 mice?
  • Subtraction
    cards1 How many times you can subtract the number 4 from the number 64?
  • Carpenter
    stolar You want to cut long board into smaller pieces. Carpenter said that one cut of the board into two pieces will cost you 70 cents. But you need to cut the board into 9 parts. How much you pay?
  • Sequence
    arithmetic_seq In the arithmetic sequence is a1=-1, d=4. Which member is equal to the number 203?
  • Toys
    toys 3 children pulled 12 different toys from a box. Many ways can be divided toys so that each children had at least one toy?
  • Troops
    regiment The route is long 147 km and the first-day first regiment went at an average speed of 12 km/h and journey back 21 km/h. The second day went second regiment the same route at an average speed of 22 km/h there and back. Which regiment will take route longer
  • Elections
    elections The elections attended a total 4818 voters. First day 39 men more than women, the second day 21 women more than men. How many women attended elections?
  • Camp
    tabor In a class are 26 children. During the holidays 16 children were in the camps and 14 children on holiday with their parents. Determine the minimum and maximum number of children that may have been in the camp and on holiday with their parents at the same
  • TV fail
    old_tv The TV has after 10,000 hours average 35 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 400 hours of operation.
  • 2x cone
    truncated_cone_2 Circular cone height 84 cm was cut plane parallel with base. Volume of these two small cones is the same. Calculate the height of the smaller cone.
  • Work First paver pave pavement for 27 hours. Second for 27 hours. Started first paver and after 4 hours, join the second. How long will they finish pavement?
  • College
    harvard At the college are at 57 rooms 194 students. Some rooms are triple and some quad. How many triple and quadruple rooms there is, if it is all fully occupied?
  • Motion problem
    dragway From Levíc to Košíc go car at speed 81 km/h. From Košíc to Levíc go another car at speed 69 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 27 km away?
  • Trapezoid MO
    right_trapezium The rectangular trapezoid ABCD with right angle at point B, |AC| = 12, |CD| = 8, diagonals are perpendicular to each other. Calculate the perimeter and area of ​​the trapezoid.

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