# Time - math word problems - page 11

- Copiers

The new copier copying a folder of papers 5 min. faster than the old. The operator used new, but out of toner and exchange took 5 min. In that time copied on the old. The whole work has been done for 9 min. How long would the work done only by old copier? - Tachometer

Tatra's tachometer shows the initial state 886123 km this morning. Tatra today travel at an average speed of 44 km/h. Determine the function that describes the Tatra's tachometer depending on the time. What is the state of tachometer after 4 hours? - Workhorses

A team of colleagues done the work in 20 days. After adding 2 colleagues from the beginning the work was completed in 15 days. How many members has the colleague team? - Hiker and cyclist

At 7 PM hiker started at 6 km/h to hike. After 3 hrs. later started on the same trip cyclist at speed of 15 km/h. After an hour of driving a flat tire and take him half hours to correct defect. At what time catch up cyclist with hiker? - TV commercials

For the typical one-hour prime-time television slot, the number of minutes of commercials is 3/8 of the minutes of the actual program. Determine how many minutes of the program are shown in that one hour. - Clocks

What distance will describe the tip of minute hand 6 cm long for 20 minutes when we know the starting position with finally enclose hands each other 120°? - Scouts

Three scouts went on a three day trip. The second day went 4 km more than the first day. The third day went two times less than the first day. They went along 54 km. How many kilometers went every day together? - Christmas

Exactly after 114 hours we sit down to Christmas Eve table. What day and what time it was when Dad said this sentence. The Christmas Eve table they sit down exactly on the 18-o'clock (6 PM). - Journey

Charles and Eva stands in front of his house, Charles went to school south at speed 5.4 km/h, Eva went to the store on a bicycle eastwards at speed 21.6 km/h. How far apart they are after 10 minutes? - Pool 2

The first supply by the pool fill for five hours and the second fill for six hours, drain should be drained for 15 hours. For how many hours the pool is full, when we open both inlet now and outlet open two hours later? - Aircraft

Flight length 3457 km took 5 hours. The airport passengers had to arrive hours in advance, 2 hours. Departure was delayed for 6.4 hours. The destination airport formalities took 0.4 hours. Calculate the average speed of passenger travel from arrival to le - Troops - soldiers

Food stocks will last 20 soldiers of the 4-day training. How many days they could extend training if four soldiers become sick? - Bomber

The aircraft flies at an altitude of 4100 m above the ground at speed 777 km/h. At what horizontal distance from the point B should be release any body from the aircraft body to fall into point B? (g = 9.81 m/s^{2}) - Simple interest 4

Find the simple interest if 5243 USD at 4.3% for 261 days. Assume a 361-day year. - Radioactivity

After 548 hours decreases the activity of a radioactive substance to 1/9 of the initial value. What is the half-life of the substance? - Cars

Cars started at 7:00 AM. From point A car run at 40 km per hour, from B car run 70 km per hour. Between A and B is 250 km long road. When and where will meet (measured from point A)? - Salary

Mr. Johnson's had monthly salary 955 USD since the beginning of year. From which month his salary was increased by 52 USD, when in year earned 11824 USD (enter as a number from 1 to 12)? - Motion 2

At 10 o'clock started from place A car speed at 90 km/h. 20 minutes after started from the place B at speed 60 km/h another car. Distance places A and B is 120 kilometers. What time and where they meet? - One and a half chicken

One and a half chicken bears one and a half egg in one and a half day. How many eggs can withstand from 6 chicken in 6 days? - Digging companies

Company A would dig a pit for 12 days, company B for 15 days, company C for 20 days and the company D for 24 days. Work began together companies C and D, but after three days joined them other two companies. How long took to dig a pit?

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