# Time - math word problems

- Young mathematician

One young mathematician was bored again. He found that the average age of people in the room where the seminar is equal to its count. Then his 29-year-old brother entered this room. Even then, the average age of all present was the same as the count of peo - Our house

Our house would paint four painters in 14 days. How long could it paint five painters? How long will it take if two other painters will come to help after 5 days? - Overload

What overload in g (g-force) has passed the pilot if he accelerated from 0 to 600 km/h in 3 seconds? - Workers

Two workers will construct the stage at the festival in 54 hours. Organizers need to shorten the assembly time by 42 hours. How many workers must the assembly company send? - Hours 3

How many hours are in 3 2/3 days? - Water tank

In an empty fire tank, 2150 hl of water jetted in 5 hours. How many hectoliters of water was jetted every hour? How many hectoliters of water was in the tank after three hours? - Three pumps

The water tank is emptied with the first pump in 6 hours, with the second pump in 2 hours. In order to be emptied in 1 hour, all three pumps had to be started at once. How long will take tank be emptied by only the third pump? - Water lilies

Water lilies are growing on the pond and their number is doubled every day. The whole layer is covered in 12 days. How many days will it cover 8 layers? - Water flow 2

How many litres of water will flow in 7 minutes from a cylindrical pipe 1 cm in diameter, if the water flows at a speed of 30 km per hour - Train speed

Two guns were fired from the same place at an interval of 10 minutes and 30 seconds, but a person in a train approaching the place hears second shot 10 minutes after the first. The speed of the train (in km/hr), supposing that sound travels at 340 m/s is: - Thunderstorm

The sound travels 1 km in about 3 seconds. How far is the storm if there is a time interval of 8 seconds between lightning and thunder? - Father 7

Father is 6 times older than his son. After 4 years, the father will only be 4 times older. What are their present ages? - Flying

The airplane from Prague to Bratislava was flying at a speed of 60 km/h less and back by 70 km/h greater than the original speed. What was the original speed if the plane returned to Prague according to the timetable? - Painters

Six of the painters paint 90 m of fence in five hours. For how long would the 4 painters paint a 45 meter fence? How many meters fence painted painters 5 for two hours? - Playing

How long have we trained on the pitch when we know that the warm-up took 10 minutes, we trained passes for one-third of the time and we played football half the time? - Hr to min

Sue biked to school in 5/12 of an hour. How many minutes did it take her to ride to school? - Electric energy

There are 875 identical light bulbs in the sports hall lighting for 2 hours. How long does the same amount of electricity consume 100 such bulbs? - Father and son

When I was 11, my father was 35 years old. Today, my father has three times more years than me. How old is she? - Five pumps

The water tank is filled with two pumps in 48 minutes. How long would it take to fill it with 5 same pumps? - Twelve

Twelve students work on a week forestry brigade. One hundred spruces will receive x CZK, one hundred pine y CZK. How many receive each one students did in one day if they planted a total of 25,000 spruces per week and 30,000 pine trees? Express by expressi

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