# Time + common work - math problems

- The field

3 tractors plow the field in 6 hours. However, after 2 hours, 1 tractor broke down. How long will the field be plowed? - Cable car

The cable car will carry 1280 passengers in 40 minutes. How many people will be transported in 2.5 hours? - Work together

Two bricklayers plastering a wall. The first would plaster it in 8 hours, the second in 12 hours. How many hours will they be done with the work if they work together? - Five tractors

Five tractors plow the fields in 4.8 hours. How long will it take to plow the field when, after an hour and a half of work, two tractor drivers have been called up for another task? - The farmer

The farmer calculated that the supply of fodder for his 20 cows was enough for 60 days. He decided to sell 2 cows and a third of the feed. How long will the feed for the rest of the peasant's herd last? - The coal

The coal stock would be enough to heat a larger room for 12 weeks, a smaller one for 18 weeks. It was heated for four weeks in both rooms, then only in a smaller one. How long was the coal stock enough? - Digging

The first worker would dig a trench in 6 hours. For the second, the same work would take 4 hours. How long did it take for the trench to be dug if they worked together? - Seven

Seven dwarfs will cut 420 stumps in 15 hours. After five hours, the two dwarves disappear discreetly. How many hours will the remaining dwarves complete the task? - Bricklayers

The first bricklayer would build a wall in 3 days, the second in 4 days. The first bricklayer worked alone for a day, then the second bricklayer came to his aid and they finished the work together. How long did it take to build the wall? - Working together

Two people will do the work in 12 days. They worked together for 8 days. Then only one worked for 10 days. How many days would each of them do the work if he worked alone? - Hectares of forest

12 workers plant 24 ha of forest in 6 days. In how many days will 15 people and 12 people plant the same area? - The orchard

4 temporary workers harvested the orchard in 9 days. How many temporary workers we need for six days? - A lot of hay

Martin's grandfather weighed a lot of hay and calculated that for 15 rabbits it last in 100 days. How many days will this lot be enough for 25 rabbits? - Grandma

6 kg of potatoes is enough for four at home for 15 days. For how many days will this amount be enough if a grandma will visit? - Worker's performance

15 workers paint 180 m fence in 3 days. In how many days will 9 workers paint a 360 m fence? We assume that each worker have the same, constant and unchangeable performance. - Baking muffins

Aunt Polly is baking muffins at a speed of 4 muffins per minute. Tom comes into the kitchen when Aunt Polly has 12 muffins, and begins to eat these muffins at a speed of 6 muffins per minute. When he finally leaves the kitchen, there are 4 muffins at the - Panel house

The construction company has two groups of workers. Group A has more members than B. Panel house was insulated by group A in 10 days. The same block of flats was insulated together in 6 days. How many days would group B block insulate? - Temporary workers

Three temporary workers work in the warehouse and unload the goods in 9 hours. In what time would five temporary workers unload the same products? - Tributaries

The pool can be filled with two different tributaries. The first inflow would fill the pool in 18 hours, both in 6 hours. How many hours would the pool filled with a second inflow? - Two machines

The first machine can produce parts in 24 hours, the second in 16 hours. The first started working in the morning at 6:00 pm. Second at 10:00 o'clock. At what hour were all parts made?

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