# Units - math word problems

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• Interior angles
In a quadrilateral ABCD, whose vertices lie on some circle, the angle at vertex A is 58 degrees and the angle at vertex B is 134 degrees. Calculate the sizes of the remaining interior angles.
• Wall height
Calculate the height of a regular hexagonal pyramid with a base edge of 5 cm and a wall height w = 20 cm.
• Stones in aquarium
In an aquarium with a length of 2 m, 1.5 m wide and 2.5 m deep, the water is up to three-quarters of the depth. Can we place 2m cubic meters of stones in the aquarium without spilling water? (0 = no, 1 = yes)
• Taxi
A taxi ride costs \$3 plus \$2.50 per mile. Write and Graph an equation in two variables that represents the total cost of a taxi ride.
• The cruise ship
The cruise ship has a speed of 12 km/h at a calm surface. When we sail 45 km along the river and 45 km back, it took us exactly 8 hours. Which (constant) speed of flow of the river?
• Steamer
At 6 hours 40 minutes steamer sailed from the port at speed 12 km/h. At exactly 10 hours started sail motorboat at speed 42 km/h. When motorboat will catch steamer?
• Siblings
Three siblings had saved up a total of 1,274 CZK. Peter had saved up to 15% more than Jirka and Hanka 10% less than Peter. How much money they saved each one of them?
• Hexa prism
Determine the volume of hex prism with edge base 4 cm. The body height is 28 cm.
• Diamond ABCD
In the diamond ABCD is the diagonal e = 24 cm and size of angle SAB is 28 degrees, where S is the intersection of the diagonals. Calculate the circumference of the diamond.
• Flowerbed
Flowerbed has the shape of an isosceles obtuse triangle. Arm has a size 5.5 meters and an angle opposite to the base size is 94°. What is the distance from the base to opposite vertex?
• Block
Calculate the volume of a cuboid ABCDEFGH if |AB| = 16 cm, |BC| = 19 cm and the angle ∠CDG = 36.9°
• Tape
Video is 153% more expensive than tape recorder. How many percent is tape recorder less expensive than video?
• Two cyclists
Two cyclists started from crossing in the same time. One goes to the north speed 20 km/h, the second eastward at speed 26 km/h. What will be the direct distance cycling 30 minutes from the start?
• Right angle
In a right triangle ABC with a right angle at the apex C, we know the side length AB = 24 cm and the angle at the vertex B = 71°. Calculate the length of the legs of the triangle.
• Track arc
Two straight tracks is in an angle 74°. They will join with circular arc with radius r=1127 m. How long will be arc connecting these lines (L)? How far is the center point of arc from track crossings (x)?
• Tent
Calculate how many liters of air will fit in the tent that has a shield in the shape of an isosceles right triangle with legs r = 3 m long the height = 1.5 m and a side length d = 5 m.
• Paul and Honza
Honza went to chat on a bike without a break 4.0 hours. Paul the same way without breaks 50 minutes longer. The difference between the speeds of the two boys was the one kilometer per hour. How fast was Paul, if you know that the speed of the boys did not
• Two trains
From station A, the freight train traveled at a speed of 40 km/h in 9h. When he drove 15km, the fast train started from station A in the same direction at a speed of 70km/h. When will it the freight train catch up?
• Associative law multiplication
In a warehouse, you obtain a 20% discount but you must pay a 15% sales tax. Which would you prefer to have calculated first: discount or tax? Explain. (result write as: 1 = first discount, 2 = first tax, 3 = no matter what first)
• Combined interest
Combined interest: Carol has deposited CZK 100,000 in the bank with an annual interest rate of 1.5%. The money was put into the account 5.5.2016 and withdraw them all before Christmas 20.12.2016. How much money did she withdraw?

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