# Simple proportion + work - math problems

#### Number of problems found: 33

• Working time
At 10 hours work shift, work is done in 16 days. How many days will the work be done at 8 hours shifts?
• The work
The work was to be done by 150 workers. At the beginning of their work, their number reduced by 40, which increased the time of work by 5 and 1/3 of the schedule. How long did work take?
• Painters
Five painters painting the fence for eight days. How many days over will take work if paint the fence only four decorators?
• Painters
Ten painters paint the school in 20 days. How many days do four painters paint the school at the same pace of work?
• Diggers
Eight diggers will do the job in 85 hours. After 21 hours, 3 diggers had to leave. How many hours will the work be done?
• Lumberjacks
Fifteen lumberjacks would take 12 days to destroy the broken trees. How many days would this work require if 5 workers added to it after 4 days?
• Four workers
Four workers lay the gym floor in six hours. After an hour of working together, one of the workers went to the doctor. How long will it take for the remaining three workers to complete their work?
• Painting rooms
If Dano paint three hours daily given work he complete in 7.5 days. How many hours a day would have to work to finish the job 1.5 days earlier?
• Tractors
Six tractors plowing the field for 8 days. After two days, two tractors broke down. How many days were prolonged work in the field?
• Five tractors
Five tractors plow the fields in 4.8 hours. How long will it take to plow the field when, after an hour and a half of work, two tractor drivers have been called up for another task?
• Five mechanics
Five mechanics will make a car for some time. How many cars can 30 mechanics produce at the same time?
• Wood harvesting
The harvested wood is bundled from the forest to a sawmill. The driver makes the journey four times a day, and the work takes him 8 days. How many times would he have to go daily to get the job done 2 days earlier?
• The orchard
4 temporary workers harvested the orchard in 9 days. How many temporary workers we need for six days?
• Cable car
The cable car will carry 1280 passengers in 40 minutes. How many people will be transported in 2.5 hours?
• Pumps
After the floods, four equally powerful pumps exhausted water from the flooded cellar in 6 hours. How many hours would take a drained out with three equally powerful pumps?
• Everyone drinks the same
24 bricklayers drink 72 beverage bottles a day at the construction site. How many bottles would 19 bricklayers need? Everyone drinks the same.
• Five pumps
The water tank is filled with two pumps in 48 minutes. How long would it take to fill it with 5 same pumps?
If I read 15 pages a day, I will read the whole book in 18 days. How long will it take to read a book if I only read 9 pages every day?
• Five combers
Five combers harvest 12 rows of strawberries in 4 hours. How many rows of strawberries will two combers harvest in 10 hours?
• Ten cashiers
Ten cashiers are open at Tesco. Customers wait an average of 15 minutes. How many other cashiers have to open to reduce the waiting time by 4 minutes?

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