# Unit conversion - math word problems - page 21

- Children's pool

Children's pool at the swimming pool is 10m long, 5m wide and 50cm deep. Calculate: (a) how many m^{2}of tiles are needed for lining the perimeter walls of the pool? (b) how many hectoliters of water will fit into the pool? - Car driver

The car driver is in town A and is scheduled to be in town B at a specified hour. If it travels at an average speed of 50km/h, it will arrive in city B 30 minutes later. But if he travels at an average speed of 70km/h, he would arrive half an hour earlier - The train

The train passed the observer in the 20s and passed through a 1500m tunnel in 2 minutes. Calculate the speed (km/h) and train length. - Orlík hydroelectric plant

The Orlík hydroelectric power plant, built in 1954-1961, consists of four Kaplan turbines. For each of them, the water with a flow rate of Q = 150 m^{3}/s is supplied with a flow rate of h = 70.5 m at full power. a) What is the total installed power of the p - Water tank

A 288 hectoliter of water was poured into the tank with dimensions 12 m and 6 m bottom and 2 m depth. What part of the volume of the tank water occupied? Calculate the surface of tank wetted with water. - Butter

At the Orville redenbocher popcorn factory there is a tank of artificial butter substitute which is 55 feet tall and 18 feet in diameter. How many gallons of artificial butter substitute can the tank contain? - Train and walker

Walker passes an hour 5 km. Express train per hour 100 km. Walker went 4 hours. How many minutes took the distance express train? - Rainfall

A rectangular garden of 25m in length and width 20m in width fall 4mm of water. Express by a fraction in basic form what part of the 60-hectolitre tank we would fill with this water. - Prism 4 sides

The prism has a square base with a side length of 3 cm. The diagonal of the sidewall of the prism/BG/is 5 cm. Calculate the surface of this prism in cm square and the volume in liters - Cross road

From the junction of two streets that are perpendicular to each other, two cyclists (each on another street) walked out. One ran 18 km/h and the second 24 km/h. How are they away from a) 6 minutes, b) 15 minutes? - Two buses

The first bus runs 15 minutes the second bus runs after 21 minutes. Together they both leave at 7:00 on Monday. When and what day will they meet? - Iron ball

The iron ball has a weight of 100 kilograms. Calculate the volume, radius, and surface if the iron's density is h = 7.6g/cm^{3}. - Granules

Katy had two dogs. The first one ate a pack of granules a week and the other two times longer. Katka bought them two bags of granules. How long does it last for both dogs? - 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? - A trapezoid

A trapezoid 75 ft wide on top 85 ft on the bottom, the height is 120 ft. What is its area in the square yds? - Right angled triangle 3

Side b = 1.5, hypotenuse angle A = 70 degrees, Angle B = 20 degrees. Find its unknown sides length. - Scale of plan

On the plan of the village in the scale of 1: 1000 a rectangular garden is drawn. Its dimensions on the plan are 25mm and 28mm. Determine the area of the garden in ares. - Workers

Three factory operators produced 480 units in 50 minutes. How many hours worked? I'm trying to prove or disapprove the idea that the company tell me that it's 2.5 hours. So what is right? Thank you, Petra - Triangular prism

Calculate a triangular prism if it has a rectangular triangle base with a = 4cm and hypotenuse c = 50mm and height of the prism is 0.12 dm. - Overtaking

On the direct road, the passenger car overtakes the slower bus by starting to overtake 20 meters from the bus and after passing it ahead of it again 20 meters away. The car overtakes at a steady speed of 72 km/h, the bus goes at a steady speed of 54 km/h..

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