# Units - math word problems

1. Lee is Lee is 8 years more than twice Park's age, 4 years ago, Lee was three times as old. How old was Lee 4 years ago?
2. Food weight Stacie is a resident at the medical facility where you work. You are asked to chart the amount of solid food that she consumes. For the noon meal, today she ate 1/2 of a 3-ounce serving of meatloaf, 3/4 of her 3-ounce serving of mashed potatoes, and 1/3 of
3. Saving At the beginning of the year, Tomas had saved 230kc, after half a year even 590 CZK. How many crowns did he save each month when saving the same amount?
4. Chester Chester has a piece of wood measuring 1 2/3 cm he needs to cut it to pieces measuring 3/4 cm long. How many pieces of wood did Chester cut?
5. Exchange rates If the Canadian dollar appreciated by C\$0.005 relative to the US dollar, what would be the new value of the Canadian dollar per US dollar? Assume the current exchange rate was US\$1 = C\$0.907.
6. Rectangular plot The dimensions of a rectangular plot are (x+1)m and (2x-y)m. If the sum of x and y is 3m and the perimeter of the plot is 36m. Find the area of the diagonal of the plot.
7. Midpoint 6 FM=8a+1, FG=42, a=? Point M is the midpoint of FG. Find unknown a.
8. Caleb Caleb is making lemonade for a party. He has 5 gallons of lemonade. He is putting 1/3 cubic inch of lemonade in a cup for each guest. How many guests are going to be at the party?
9. Jose and Kaitlyn Jose and Kaitlyn have a contest to see who can throw a baseball the farthest. Kaitlyn wins, with a throw of 200 ft. If Jose threw the ball 3/4 as far as Kaitlyn, how far did Jose throw the ball?
10. Far country In a country far away, the value of 3 pesos is 12 centavos more than the value of 1 peso. How many centavos is 1 peso worth?
11. Pooja Pooja and Deepa age is 4:5, 4 years back it was 8:11. What is the age of Pooja now?
12. Pound2kilos How many pounds make 1 kilograms?
13. Avg speed of flight The students vice adventure had a 2,367 km flight. If they travel time was 2 hours and 56 minutes, what was their average speed in kilometres per hour?
14. A kite ABCD is a kite. Angle OBC = 20° and angle OCD = 35°. O is the intersection of diagonals. Find angle ABC, angle ADC and angle BAD.
15. Recipe A recipe requires 2 pounds of flour. If a chef wants to triple the recipe, how many ounces of flour will be needed?
16. Car repair John bought a car for a certain sum of money. He spent 10% of the cost to repairs and sold the car for a profit of Rs. 11000. How much did he spend on repairs if he made a profit of 20%?
17. A fisherman A fisherman buys carnivores to fish. He could buy either 6 larvae and 4 worms for \$ 132 or 4 larvae and 7 worms per \$ 127. What is the price of larvae and worms? Argue the answer. Cris had 15000 . He spent 1/3 of his money on a table and the remaining on 5 similar chairs that cost the same. How much did one chair cost? Write a formula that converts x days to y minutes. The formula is: The toy car runs at an average speed of 2 m/s. In a minute, it will pass the entire circuit five times. How long is the loop?