# System of equations - math word problems

1. Box of chocolates
In a box of chocolates was 16 candies. Christopher and Luke they were distributed: a) Christopher had about 4 candies over Luke, b) Christopher had about 6 candies less than Luke, c) Christopher had 3 times more sweet than Luke. How many had each boy can
2. Rabbits
In the hutch are 48 mottled rabbits. Brown are 23 less than mottled and white are 8-times less than mottled. How many rabbits are in the hutch?
3. Shoes
Peter decided to measure shoes size of his three friends. Measured accurately and wrote as follows: Venda and Jenda together 52 cm Jenda and Zdenda together 58 cm Zdenda and Venda together 54 cm a) How long measures Vendy, Jenda and Zdenda shoes together
4. Journey
The road from A to B measures 11.5 km. Firstly up the hill, then by level plane and then downhill. Tourist goes uphill at 3 km/h, on the plane 4 km/h and downhill 5 km/h. From point A to B went 2h 54 min back 3h 6 min. How long is the segment of level pla
5. Three days
During the three days sold in stationery 1490 workbooks. The first day sold about workbooks more than third day. The second day 190 workbooks sold less than third day. How many workbooks sold during each day?
6. Purchase
Mother bought 5 boxes of milk and 7 kg of potatoes and paid a total CZK 147. Aunt bought 7 boxes of milk and 3 kg of potatoes and paid 131 CZK. What is the price of one carton of milk and 1 kg of potatoes? How CZK together would have saved if bought at the
7. Three workers
Three workers were rewarded CZK 9200 and the money divided by the work they have done. First worker to get twice than the second, the second three times more than the third. How much money each worker received?
8. Bonbons 2
Kilo sweets will cost 260 CZK. The first type has a price per 320 kg, the second type 240 CZK per kg. How many kilos of both kinds of sweets need to prepare a 100 kg mixture ?
9. CZK coins
Thaddeus and Jolana together have 15 CZK. Jolana has half of Thaddeus money. Nevertheless Jolana has 3 coins and Thaddeus 2 coins. Which coin has Thaddeus and Jolana (Help: CZK coins has values 1,2,5,10,20,50 CZK)?
10. Freight train
The train carries 525 tons of limestone in 29 wagons. Wagons are 15 tonne and 20 tons. How many is 15 ton and how many is 20 ton wagons?
11. Chicken and rabbits (classic)
Grandmother breeding chickens and rabbits. It found that the yard has 35 heads and 108 legs. How many chickens and rabbits breeding in the yard?
12. Meat
Half a kilogram of pork and three-quarters of a kilogram of beef cost total 5.1 USD. One quarter of a kilogram of beef and 1 kilogram of pork cost 4.9 USD. Determine the price of 1 kg of each type of meat.
13. Football season
Throughout the football season gave Adam the 23 goals more than Brano and 16 goals less than Karol. Edo gave the 6 goals more Dušan. Karol gave 5 more than Edo. Brano and Edo gave together 17 goals. How many goals gave each boy and how many goals gave the.
14. Cottages
The summer camp is 41 cottages. Rooms are for three and for four in them. How many of the 140 campers lives of three?
15. Brothers and sisters
Lenka has as many brothers as sisters. Her brothers have twice as many sisters as brothers. How many brothers and sisters are in the family?
16. Line
Write an equation of a line parallel to To 9x + 3y = 8 That Passes Through The Point (-1, -4). Write in form ax+by=c.
17. Product V2
The price of product was increased by 12%. Price increased by 273. How much money it would cost this product, if it was on the contrary by 19% discounted.
18. Tickets
Tickets to the zoo cost \$4 for children, \$5 for teenagers and \$6 for adults. In the high season, 1200 people come to the zoo every day. On a certain day, the total revenue at the zoo was \$5300. For every 3 teenagers, 8 children went to the zoo. How many t
19. Three dice
When you throw three dice was the sum total of the dice 10. The yellow dice fell one eye more than on the red and brown fell 3 eyes less than red. How many eyes fell on every dice?
20. Family and age ratios
Age of father and son are in the ratio 10:3; age of father and daughter are in the ratio 5:2. How old is father and son, if daughter is 20 years old? In what ratio is age sister and brother?

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