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  • The vaccination
    The vaccination coverage of the population is 80%. Unvaccinated make up 60% of all infected. What percentage are unvaccinated more likely to be infected? Consider N = 10,000 inhabitants and K = 1,000 infected. b. How many times more likely are unvaccinate
  • Timber log
    The ship goes from point x to y. Downstream it takes 4 hours, upstream 6 hours. How long does it take from a point x to y a log?
  • Trapezoid MO-5-Z8
    ABCD is a trapezoid that lime segment CE is divided into a triangle and parallelogram, as shown. Point F is the midpoint of CE, DF line passes through the center of the segment BE, and the area of the triangle CDE is 3 cm2. Determine the area of the trape
  • Tractors
    Fields go plow two tractors with various performances. The first tractor plows the whole field in 11 hours, the second tractor plows the whole field 19 hours longer. How long take plow the whole field with two tractors?
  • Average age
    The average age of all people at the celebration was equal to the number of people present. After the departure of one person who was 29 years old, average age was again equal to the number present. How many people were originally to celebrate?
  • Air thermal
    Imagine that a unit of air rises at 3000 meters high, if temperature decreases 6 degrees celcius for every 1000 meter, what will be its temperature at 1400 meters, 2000 meters, 2500 meters and when it reaches the 3000 meter elevation. Starting temperature
  • Self-counting machine
    The self-counting machine works exactly like a calculator. The innkeeper wanted to add several three-digit natural numbers on his own. On the first attempt, he got the result in 2224. To check, he added these numbers again and he got 2198. Therefore, he a
  • Meadow
    On the meadow grazing horses, cows, and sheep, together with less than 200. If cows were 45 times more, horses 60 times more, and sheep 35 times more than there are now, their numbers would equally. How many horses, cows, and sheep are on the meadow toget
  • Madams
    During the spring cleaning ladies going to wash windows. Mother takes wash all the windows 5 hours, the grandmother 3 times longer and Paula wash all windows in 2 hours. How many hours will spend washing the windows this "women's team" if working together
  • Six-digit primes
    Find all six-digit prime numbers that contain each one of digits 1,2,4,5,7, and 8 just once. How many are they?
  • Oil tank and pipes
    The underground oil tank can be filled by two oil pipelines. The first is filled in 72 hours and the second in 48 hours. How many hours from the moment when first pipeline began to fill the oil is it necessary to start filling it with the second to fill i
  • Number train
    The numbers 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 and 9 traveled by train. The train had three cars and each was carrying just three numbers. No. 1 rode in the first carriage, and in the last carriage was all odd numbers. The conductor calculated sum of the numbers in the firs
  • Two cities
    The car goes from city A to city B at an average speed of 70 km/h, back at an average speed of 50 km/h. If it goes to B and back at an average speed of 60 km/h, the whole ride will take 8 minutes less. What is the distance between cities A and B?
  • Two gears
    A large gear will be used to turn a smaller gear. The large gear will make 75 revolutions per minute. The smaller gear must make 384 revolutions per minute. Find the smallest number of teeth each gear could have. [Hint: Use either GCF or LCM. ]
  • Excavation
    Mr. Billy calculated that excavation for a water connection digs for 12 days. His friend would take 10 days. Billy worked 3 days alone. Then his friend came to help and started on the other end. On what day since the beginning of the excavation they met?
  • Copper wire
    What is the weight of 1000 m copper wire with a diameter of 5 mm when metric density p = 8.8 g/cm3?
  • When will I be a millionaire?
    Barry monthly send 280 euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of 2.1% p. A. Calculate how many months must Barry save to save 1000000 euros? Inflation, interest rate changes, or bank failures are ignored.
  • MO C–I–1 2018
    An unknown number is divisible by just four numbers from the set {6, 15, 20, 21, 70}. Determine which ones.
  • Draw it!
    Draw two lines c, d that c || d. On line c, mark the points A, B. By point A, a lead perpendicular line to c. By point B, lead perpendicular line to c.
  • Clock's gears
    In the clock machine, three gears fit together. The largest has 168 teeth, the middle 90 teeth, and the smallest 48 teeth. The middle wheel turns around its axis in 90 seconds. How many times during the day do all the gears meet in the starting position?

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