System of equations + time - math problems

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  • Maria 2
    family 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
    work 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?
  • Two cars
    cars Two cars (trucks and passenger) drove simultaneously from two places 50 km away. If they go against each other, they will meet in 30 minutes. If they follow each other in the same direction, the car will catch up with the truck in 2.5 hours. What is the s
  • The painter
    Camille_Corot The painter lived to be 82 years old. In the 20th century, he lived 32 years longer than in the 19th century. In what year was he born?
  • Long hot dog
    parky In Kostelec above Black Forest, they made a record-long hot dog. When slowly moved it to the square, one of the spectators decided to measure its length: the size of his footprint is 28 cm; he measured 20 feet in travel direction, counted 5 feet against t
  • Happy marriage
    family Jan and Marienka have been living in a happy marriage for several years. Jan's age is written in the same numbers as Marienka only in reverse order. Their ages differ by just a fifth of Marienka's age. Jan is older. How old is Jan and how many are Marienk
  • Giraffe 2
    guineapig The lifespan of a guinea pig is 6 years less than that of a giraffe. The lifespan of a tiger is 4 times that of the guinea pig. If the total lifespan of the animals is 30 years, calculate the longevity for the giraffe.
  • If twice
    family If twice the age of the daughter is added to the age of the mother, the sum is 56. but if twice the age of the mother is added to the age of the daughter, the sum is 82. find the age of the mother and daughter.
  • The father
    family The father is 3 times older than his son. 10 years ago, a father was 7 times older than his son. How old are father and son?
  • The family
    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
  • Motorbike circuit
    motorbike2 On a 2,550 m long circuit, two motorcycles go at such speeds that they meet every minute if they go against each other and run every 5 minutes if they go in the same direction. Find their speeds.
  • 14 years
    family Kája is 14 years old. Mom 44. How many years will mom be 4 times older?
  • The ages
    family The ages of the four sons make an arithmetic sequence, the sum of which is the age of the father today. In three years, the father's age will be the sum of the ages of the three eldest sons, and in the next two years and three months, the father's age wil
  • Father and son
    age When I was eight years old, my father was 30 years old. Today, my father is 3 times more than me. How old am I?
  • Journey to spa
    car Mr. Dvorak took his wife to the spa, and the journey took 3.5 hours. On the way back, he drove 12 km/h faster and was home in 3 hours. At what speed did he go to the spa, and at what speed did he return?
  • When I
    age When I am as old as my older brother is today, my brother will be twice as old as I am today. a) How old is my brother if I am 8 years old today? b) How old am I if my brother is 21 today?
  • Part-time workers
    mince Three part-time workers received CZK 1,235 for their work. The first received 20% less than the second and the third received 45 CZK more than the second. Determine how many crowns (CZK) each of them received.
  • Train delay
    trains Due to a breakdown, the train lost 16 minutes of standing on the track behind Brno. He "eliminated" this delay so that after the start, the 80 km long section went at a speed 10 km/h higher than originally planned. What speed was it and what was it suppos
  • Sow barley
    kombajn Farmers wanted to sow barley within 13 days. Due to the excellent weather, they exceeded the daily plan of sowing by 2 ha and therefore finished sow grain in 12 days. How many hectares of land did they sow with barley?
  • 2 cyclists and car
    cyclist One cyclist rides at a constant speed over a bridge. It is 100 meters long. When he is 40 meters behind him, he meets an oncoming cyclist who is riding at the same speed. The car travels along the bridge in the same direction as the first cyclist at a spe

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