Units - math word problems

  1. Water 31
    water3_6 Richard takes 3 1/6 liters of water before noon and 2 3/5 liters of water after noon. How many litres of water does Richard consume a day ?
  2. Annual pension
    penize_49 Calculate the amount of money generating an annual pension of EUR 1000, payable at the end of the year and for a period of 10 years, shall be inserted into the bank to account with an annual interest rate of 2%
  3. Rectangle area
    rectangles_5 The length of a rectangle of x units is increased by 10% and its width of y units is increased by 15%. What is the ratio of the area of the old rectangle to the area if the new rectangle?
  4. Carla
    family Carla is 5 years old and Jim is 13 years younger than Peter. One year ago, Peter’s age was twice the sum of Carla’s and Jim’s age. Find the present age of each one of them.
  5. Mixture 2
    roztoky_7 How many liters of water must be added to 7 liters of a 20% solution to obtain a 10% solution?
  6. Taxi
    linear_eq_1 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.
  7. Hr to min
    time_8 Sue biked to school in 5/12 of an hour. How many minutes did it take her to ride to school?
  8. A large
    two-gears A large gear will be used to turn a smaller gear. The large gear will make 75 revolutions per minute. The smaller gear must make 384 revolutions per minute. Find the smallest number of teeth each gear could have. [Hint: Use either GCF or LCM. ]
  9. Maria
    green-grapes Maria has decided to plant grapes in the garden behind her house. His neighbor Ben has grown grapes successfully for a long time and has given Maria advice on how to plant vines. Ben told her to plant them 3 meters apart in rows that are also 3 meters apar
  10. Imagine
    cloudformation_mountains_small Imagine that a unit of air at a temperature of 25°C rises up a mountain range that is 3,000 meters high on the windward side and which descends to 1,200 meters on the leeward side, assuming that the air will remain dry what will its temperature when it cro
  11. Alaska vs Montana
    montana Alaska is the largest state in the United States and has a surface area of approximately 588,000 square miles. Montana has a surface area that is approximately 25% of the surface area of Alaska. What is the approximate surface area of Montana?
  12. The volume 2
    cubes3_11 The volume of a cube is 27 cubic meters. Find the height of the cube.
  13. Medians 2:1
    taznice3 Median to side b (tb) in triangle ABC is 12 cm long. a. What is the distance of the center of gravity T from the vertex B? b, Find the distance between T and the side b.
  14. Rocket start
    freefall1 The body launched vertically up returns to the start site in 6 seconds. What height did it have?
  15. Sand castle
    piesokHrad 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?
  16. Rectangular trapezoid
    rt_trapezium In a rectangular trapezoid ABCD with right angles at vertices A and D with sides a = 12cm, b = 13cm, c = 7cm. Find the angles beta and gamma and height v.
  17. This morning
    teplomer_28 This morning it was 80 degrees F outside the temperature increased 12 degrees F. What is the temperature now?
  18. Cylindrical tank 2
    watertank_3 If a cylindrical tank with volume is used 12320cm raised to the power of 3 and base 28cm is used to store water. How many liters of water can it hold?
  19. Laboratory
    teplomer_24 Mang Elio went to his laboratory at 7:00am And recorded that the temperature was 11.07°C. At lunchtime, the temperature rose by 27.9°C but dropped by 8.05°C at 5:00 PM. What was the temperature at 5:00 PM?
  20. 15 teachers
    skola_13 15 teachers teach for a combined amount of 128 days over a period of 64 days. What is this expressed as a percentage?

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