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- Blueberries 2

Lenka and Martin collected eight liters of blueberries in two hours. How long will take to collect blueberries by Lenka itself, if we know that she collect all 2.5 hours less than Martin? - Resistance

Determine the resistance of the bulb with current 200 mA and is in regular lamp (230V). - Car and cyclist

Cyclist started from town at speed 18 km/h. After 1 hour 30 min started the car from town and caught up with the cyclist in 50 minutes. How fast was a car? - Diver and pressure

Determine what pressures is exposed diver without a suit at a depth of 15 meters, with a small space suit at a depth of 25 meters and a massive suit at a depth of 70 m in water. - Two planes

Two planes flying from airports A and B, 420 km distant against each other. Plane from A took off 15 minutes later and flies at an average speed of 40 km/h higher than the plane from B. Determine the average speed of this two aircraft if you know that i - Contract

8 employees complete the contract for 65 hours. After 17 hours, 3 employees had to leave for another job. How many more hours will the job on contract be fulfilled? - Cycling trip

At 8 am started a group of children from the camp to day cycling trip. After 9:00 weather deteriorated sharply and the leader decided to send for the children bus on the same route, which started at 10 hours. For how long and at what distance from the cam - Two trains

There are two trains running the same distance. 1st train will travel it in 7 hours 21minutes. 2nd the train will travel 5 hours 57minutes and 34 seconds and it is 14 km/h faster than the first train. What are speeds of trains and how long is this railwa - Circle tangent

It is given to a circle with the center S and radius 3.5 cm. Distance from the center to line p is 6 cm. Construct a circle tangent n which is perpendicular to the line p. - Elevator

The panel house has ten over-ground floors and four underground. The lift goes from the ground floor to 2nd floors, then goes down to 3rd underground floors, then 9 floors up and finally 4 floors down. To what story elevator come? How many floors did it c - 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? - Copper wire

What is the weight of 1000 m copper wire with a diameter of 5 mm when metric density p = 8.8 g/cm^{3}? - Five pumps

Three same pumps fill the tank with 50400 liters of diesel in 7 hours. How many liters of diesel will it take in 4 hours if we add two more of the same pumps and pump them the same way? How much more (or less) will they get if we add 2 of the same pumps - Sputnik

The first Earth satellite was flying at speed 8000 m/s. At that rate he circled the earth in 82 minutes. Jet flies at an average speed 800 km/h. How long would it take circle the earth round? - Alcohol mixture

From 55% and 80% alcohol we have to produce 0.2 kg of 60% alcohol. How many of them do we use in solution? - Sawmill factory

Peter works in the factory. The bus stop is 10 km from the factory. Therefore, always when the bus arrives for Peter, the driver leaves factory and takes him to work. They are coming at the saw exactly at 8:00. Today the bus arrived 11 minutes earlier and - Collection

John has collected half a bucket of raspberries in 45 minutes, Eva collects the whole bucket in an hour. How many minutes it would take to fill a bucket if the two children work together? - CuZn

Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc. The 10 centimeter brass cube has a weight of 8.6 kg. Copper density is 8930 kg/m3, the zinc density is 7130 kg/m3. Calculate how many kg of copper and zinc a cube contains. - Scale of map

James travels one kilometer in 12 minutes. The route walked for half an hour measured on the map 5 cm. Calculate how many kilometers James walked for half an hour. Find the scale of the map. - Painters

Five painters painting the fence for eight days. How many days over will take work if paint the fence only four decorators?

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