# Units - math word problems

1. Price inflation This year the average wage grew by 4.5%. Prices rose by 2%. How much did the real wage increase in the given year?
2. Effective and mean voltage A voltage divider consisting of resistors R1 = 103000 Ω and R2 = 197000 Ω is connected to the ideal sine wave voltage source, R2 is connected to a voltmeter which measures the mean voltage and has an internal resistance R3 = 200300 Ω, the measured value is
3. Thomas Thomas lives 400 meters away from Samko, Robo from Thomas also 400 m and Samko from Robo 500. Anton lives 300 meters away from Robo further as Samko. How far away lives Anton from Rob?
4. Drawer The rectangular face of a drawer has a perimeter of 108 cm and a width of 18cm. Find the length and the area of the rectangular face of the drawer.
5. On Sunday On Sunday the temperature reached a high of 38° above 0. That night it dropped to 23° below 0. What is the difference between the high and low temperatures for Sunday?
6. Employees The company employs 1 440 employees (men and women). For over-average results, the premiums were 18.75% of all men and 22.5% of all women. 20% of employees were rewarded with premiums. How many men and how many women are employed in the company?
7. Noontime In the morning temperature was 110°F. By noontime it has gone up by 15°F. What was the noon temperature. (Give your answer in °F)
8. Sandbox Sandbox has area of 32 sq ft and length of 4 1/2 ft. What is width of sandbox.
9. In a 2 In a thirteen sided polygon, the sum of five angles is 1274°, four of the eight angles remaining are equal and the other four are 18° less than each of the equal angles. Find the angles. .
10. Ratio of volumes If the heights of two cylindrical drums are in the ratio 7:8 and their base radii are in the ratio 4:3. What is the ratio of their volumes?
11. Three tributaries It is possible to fill the pool with three tributaries. The first would take 12 hours, the second 15 hours, and the third 20 hours. The day before the summer season began, the manager opened all three tributaries simultaneously. How long did it take to fil
12. 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?
13. Brother and sister When I was 8, my sister was 4, now I am 18, how old is my sister?
14. The temperature The temperature at 1:00 was 10 F. Between 1:00 and 2:00, the temperature dropped 15F. Between 2:00 and 3:00, the temperature rose 3F. What is the temperature at 3:00?
15. Calculate 3 Calculate the cube volume whose edge is 3x-1,3x-1,3x-1
16. Calculate 2 Calculate the largest angle of the triangle whose side are 5.2cm, 3.6cm, and 2.1cm
17. Temperature change 2 The outside temperature changed -14F over 4 hours. If the temperature changed the same amount each hour, what was the change in temperature each hour?
18. 8 degrees 8 degrees Celsius it cools down by 9 degrees Celsius. What is the resultant temperature?
19. Coal mine The monthly plan of 17,000 tons of coal exceeded the mine by 1/25. How many tonnes of coal have been harvested from the mine above plan?
20. Milo lifted Milo lifted 65 lb 6 times and Jeremy lifted 50 lb 9 times. Which one lifted the most weight?

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