# Units - math word problems

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• Inclined plane
1. How much work W we have to do to pull a body weighing 200 kg along an inclined plane with a length of 4 m to a total height of 1.5 m. 2. Find the force we need to exert to do this if we neglect frictional resistance. 3. Find the force we would need i
• Pump
680 liters of water were pumped in 8 minutes. How many liters was spent in 56 minutes?
• Two ships
Two ships sailed from Venice - a cargo speed of 10 knots and a ferry speed of 18 knots. At what time will the ferry catch up with the cargo ship if it sailed 10 hours later?
• Together 3
If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together?
• A triangle
A triangle has an angle that is 63.1 other 2 are in ratio of 2:5 What are the measurements of the two angles?
• Trip to a city
Lin wants to save \$75 for a trip to the city. If she has saved \$37.50 so far, what percentage of her goal has she saved? What percentage remains?
• Skid friction
Find the smallest coefficient of skid friction between the car tires and the road so that the car can drive at a 200 m radius at 108 km/h and does not skid.
• Water depth
How many square meters of the inside of the pool wet the water if the pool is 25 meters long and 10 meters wide and the water depth is 1.2 meters everywhere.
• Video game
Nicole is playing a video game where each round lasts 7/12 of an hour. She has scheduled 3 3/4 hours to play the game. How many rounds can Nicole play?
• Conical bottle
When a conical bottle rests on its flat base, the water in the bottle is 8 cm from it vertex. When the same conical bottle is turned upside down, the water level is 2 cm from its base. What is the height of the bottle?
• Water mixing
We have 520 ml of hot water and 640 ml of water at 48°C. What is the temperature of approximately hot water when the resulting mixture has a temperature of 65°C?
• Washing powder
A 10-kilogram pack of washing powder is M euros more expensive than a 5-kilogram pack of the same powder. A 5-kilogram package costs P euros. Five kilos of packaging is not worth it, because it is more expensive than half the price of 10 kilos. How much i
• Sand castle
Tim and Tom built a sand castle and embellished it with a flag. Half the pole with the flag plunged into the castle. The highest point of the pole was 80 cm above the ground, its lowest point 20 cm above the ground. How high was the sand castle?
• Cuboid to cube
A cuboid with dimensions of 9 cm, 6 cm, and 4 cm has the same volume as a cube. Calculate the surface of this cube.
• Aquarium height
How high does the water in the aquarium reach, if there are 36 liters of water in it? The length of the aquarium is 60 cm and the width is 4 dm.
• Mushrooms
Grandfather gathered fresh mushrooms. The fifth was wormwood, and it was thrown away, the other dried up. He obtained 720 grams of dried mushrooms. How many kilograms did the grandfather collect, and by drying the mushrooms they lost 75% of their weight?
• Two dogs
Izzy's dog is 10 1/2 years old. Paige's dog is 18 months old. How many years older is Izzy's dog?
• Mister