Square root - math word problems

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  • Profit growth
    growth The profit of a company increased by 25% during the year 1992, increased by 40% during the year 1993, decreased by 20% in the year 1994 and increased by 10% during the year 1995. Find the average growth in the profit level over the four years periods?
  • Non linear eqs
    q2_non_linear Solve the system of non-linear equations: 3x2-3x-y=-2 -6x2-x-y=-7
  • Rhombus IV
    image005 Calculate the length of the diagonals of the rhombus, whose lengths are in the ratio 1: 2 and a rhombus side is 35 cm.
  • Geometric progression 4
    square_rot_1 8,4√2,4,2√2
  • Sailboat
    Plachetnice The 20 m long sailboat has an 8 m high mast in the middle of the deck. The top of the mast is fixed to the bow and stern with a steel cable. Determine how much cable is needed to secure the mast and what angle the cable will make with the ship's deck.
  • Derivative problem
    derive The sum of two numbers is 12. Find these numbers if: a) The sum of their third powers is minimal. b) The product of one with the cube of the other is maximal. c) Both are positive and the product of one with the other power of the other is maximal.
  • 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?
  • Calculate 7
    trapezium3 Calculate the height of the trapezoid ABCD, where coordinates of vertices are: A[2, 1], B[8, 5], C[5, 5] and D[2, 3]
  • Five circles
    kruhy On the line segment CD = 6 there are 5 circles with radius one at regular intervals. Find the lengths of the lines AD, AF, AG, BD, and CE
  • Decibel
    tv_1 By what percentage does the sound intensity increase if the sound intensity level increases by 1 dB?
  • The projectile
    ballistic The projectile was fired horizontally from a height of h = 25 meters above the ground at a speed of v0 = 250 m/s. Find the range and flight time of the projectile.
  • Kite
    drake_1 John a kite, which is diamond shaped. Its diagonals are 60 cm long and 90 cm long. Calculate: a) the diamond side b) how much paper John needs to make a kite if he needs paper on both sides and needs 5% of the paper for bending.
  • 1 page
    books 1 page is torn from the book. The sum of the page numbers of all the remaining pages is 15,000. What numbers did the pages have on the page that was torn from the book?
  • Hexagon area
    hexagon_1 The center of the regular hexagon is 21 cm away from its side. Calculate the hexagon side and its area.
  • Rhombus and diagonals
    rhombus-diagonals The lengths of the diamond diagonals are e = 48cm, f = 20cm. Calculate the length of its sides.
  • A rectangle 2
    rectangles A rectangle has a diagonal length of 74cm. Its side lengths are in ratio 5:3. Find its side lengths.
  • Volume and area
    cubes_8 What is the volume of a cube which has area of 361 cm2?
  • Std-deviation
    standard-dev Calculate standard deviation for file: 63,65,68,69,69,72,75,76,77,79,79,80,82,83,84,88,90
  • Harmonic mean
    sequence_geo Harmonic means of 6 and 12
  • Complaints
    statistics The table is given: days complaints 0-4 2 5-9 4 10-14 8 15-19 6 20-24 4 25-29 3 30-34 3 1.1 What percentage of complaints were resolved within 2weeks? 1.2 calculate the mean number of days to resolve these complaints. 1.3 calculate the modal number of day

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