System of equations - math word problems

  1. Threesome
    3friends_1 Dana, Dalibor and Michael have a combined 57 years. Dana is five years older than Dalibor, but Dana is five years younger than Michael. Determine how old is Dana, Dalibor and Michael.
  2. Elimination method
    rovnice_1 Solve system of linear equations by elimination method: 5/2x + 3/5y= 4/15 1/2x + 2/5y= 2/15
  3. Football season
    ball_f Dalibor and Adam together scored 97 goals in the season. Adam scored 9 goals more than Dalibor. How many goals scored each?
  4. Nuts
    orechy Peter has 49 nuts. Walnuts have 3 more than hazelnuts and hazelnut 2 over almonds. Determine the number of wallnuts, almonds and hazelnuts.
  5. Coins
    coins Denis and Zdeno together have 97 coins. If Denis had 4 coins less than he has now, the number of the coins would be in the ratio 14: 17. Determine the number of coins owned by Denis and Zdeno.
  6. Blueberries
    blackberries Miko and Anton have a total of 1,580 blueberries. Miko and Anton have them in the ratio 2: 3. Determine how much each of them has.
  7. Spain vs USA
    balls_bw_1 Spain lost to the US by 4 goals. In the match total fell 10 goals. How many goals gave the Spain and how the United States?
  8. Friends
    Auticka James and Jaroslav are friends. Together they had 48 toy cars. But if John took 8 cars from Jaroslav, Jaroslav will be have 1.5 times more toy cars than James. How many toy cars had Jaroslav and James?
  9. Blackberries
    cernice Daniel, Jolana and Stano collected together 34 blackberries. Daniel collected 8 blackberries more than Jolana, Jolana 4 more than Stano. Determine the number blackberries each collected .
  10. Chocholate pyramid
    pyramid_choko How many chocolates are in the third shelf when at the 8th shelf are 41 chocolates in any other shelf is 7 chocolates more the previous shelf.
  11. Ball game
    lopta_3 Richard, Denis and Denise together scored 932 goals. Denis scored 4 goals over Denise but Denis scored 24 goals less than Richard. Determine the number of goals for each player.
  12. Football match 4
    futball_ball In a football match with the Italy lost 3 goals with Germans. Totally fell 5 goals in the match. Determine the number of goals of Italy and Germany.
  13. Bonbons
    bonbons_6 Create a mixture of 50 kg of candy on price 700Kč. Candies has prices: 820Kč, 660Kč and 580Kč. Use cross rule.
  14. Jam
    dzem Jar with jam weighs 800 grams. Jam weighs three times as much as the empty glass. What is the weight of jam that is in the glass?
  15. The car
    cars_4 The car has traveled the distance between A and B for four hour. If we increased the average by 17 km/h the car travel this distance an hour earlier. Determine the initial speed of the car and the distance between A and B.
  16. Trapezoid
    lichobeznik_3 trapezoid ABCD a = 35 m, b=28 m c = 11 m and d = 14 m. How to calculate its area?
  17. Boys and money
    money_12 270 USD boys divided so that Peter got three times more than Paul and Ivan has 120 USD more than than Paul. How much each received?
  18. 3 masons
    cnb_1 3 masons received 7,700 CZK. The second half received 1/2 more than the first and third twice more than the second mason. How much they each got crowns?
  19. Water wessel
    karafa The vessel containing water has a weight 19 kg. After pouring half the water its weigth 11 kg. What is the weight of the empty vessel?
  20. Boxes
    krabice 200 boxes have been straightened in three rows. The first was 13 more than in the second, and in the second was one fifth more than in the third one. How many boxes are in each row?

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