Reason + time - math problems

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  • Get married
    My grandmother married at the age of 21 and her grandfather was 25 at the time. Today, the old father is three times older than at the wedding. How old are they today?
  • Nicolas
    Nicolas and his father can repair one desk in 1/3 hour. How many desks can they repair in 3 hours?
  • Gas prices 2021
    According to the SPP price list in 2021, the price of natural gas together with its supply is as follows: D1 - we cook. Fix 3.34 euros/month and 0.0479 euros/kWh (1 cubic meter of gas is approximately 10.555 kWh. It is called combustion heat and changes o
  • Strawberries
    Three people pick strawberries from 48 rows in 8 hours. How many hours do five people need to pick strawberries from 20 rows?
  • Cost structure
    You are currently trying to decide between two cost structures for your business: one that has a greater proportion of short-term fixed costs and another that is more heavily weighted to variable costs. Estimated revenue and cost data for each alternative
  • Maria 2
    Maria is 7 years older than her brother Robert and in 2 years her age will be four times what Robert’s age was three years ago. Find their present ages.
  • Two workers
    One worker makes a part 4 hours and the second 9 hours later than they would make the same part together. How long does it take for each worker to make the part himself?
  • The family
    How old is a mother if she is four times older than her daughter and 5 years ago she was even seven times older than her daughter? Today, a son is 30 years younger than a father. 7 years ago, a father was seven times older than a son. How old is a son tod
  • Two ports
    Between the ports of Mumraj and Zmatek, two ships commute along the same route. They spend negligible time in ports, turn around immediately, and continue sailing. At the same time, a blue ship departs from the port of Mumraj, and a green ship departs fro
  • Granddaughter
    In 2014, the sum of the ages of Meghan's aunt, her daughter and her granddaughter was equal to 100 years. In what year was the granddaughter born, if we know that the age of each can be expressed as the power of two?
  • Double-track line
    A 160 m long passenger train runs on a double-track line in one direction at a constant speed of 54 km/h, and a 240 m long express train in the opposite direction. a) How fast is the express train if passing the passenger train driver for 6 s? b) How long
  • Deceleration of car
    The car has a speed of 60 km/h and after 100 m journey speed of 40 km/h. What is the deceleration of a car if we assume that its movement is constantly slowed down?
  • Borrowing bicycle
    Jakub lent a bicycle to friends who wanted to ride it. For a three-hour bike ride, Jakub received 2 chocolates. Yup. If you wanted a bike for 2 hours, you had to give Jakub 12 candies. Peter gave Jakub 1 chocolate and 3 candies. How long can Peter ride Ja
  • There 3
    There are six bays at an oil change shop. It takes 45 minutes to work on a car at each bay. Cars are coming every 6 minutes to the shop for an oil change. How long before cars start backing up? What kind of spacing is needed to maintain proper flow?
  • Everyday
    Every day one employee leaves with 2 briefcases and returns on the 4th day. These 2 briefcases won't be available till the 05th day as the departing employee leaves before the briefcases arrive back and cleaned properly. How many briefcases are needed to
  • Used cars
    Peter plans to buy a used car: the first car Renault Espace 2.0 dCi 16V Dynamique 2006, costs 2000 euros. It is 14 years old and has a combined diesel consumption of 8 liters. / 100 km. Diesel costs 1.1 euros/liter. How much will the car cost him to opera
  • Father and son
    When I was eight years old, my father was 30 years old. Today, my father is three times more than me. How old am I?
  • Poplar shadow
    The nine-meter poplar casts a shadow 16.2 m long. How long does a shadow cast by Peter at the same time, if it is 1.4 m high?
  • Candles
    Before Christmas, Eva bought two cylindrical candles - red and green. Red was 1 cm longer than green. She lit a red candle on Christmas Day at 5:30 p. M. , lit a green candle at 7:00 p. M. , and left them both on fire until they burned. At 9:30 p. M. , bo
  • Eggs
    One egg boiled in 10 minutes, how long will it take to boil ten eggs at a time?

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