Units - math word problems

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  • Truncated cone 5
    truncated_cone The height of a cone 7 cm and the length of side is 10 cm and the lower radius is 3cm. What could the possible answer for the upper radius of truncated cone?
  • Diagonal BD
    trapezium_right Find the length of the diagonal BD in a rectangular trapezoid ABCD with a right angle at vertex A when/AD / = 8,1 cm and the angle DBA is 42°
  • 2d shape
    semicircles_rect Calculate the content of a shape in which an arbitrary point is not more than 3 cm from the segment AB. The length of the segment AB is 5 cm.
  • Tram lines
    elektricka_2 Trams of five lines driven at intervals of 5,8,10,12 and 15 minutes. At 12 o'clock come out of the station at the same time. About how many hours again all meet? How many times have earch tram pass for this stop?
  • Warehouse cars
    car_6 From the warehouse started truck at speed 40km/h. After 1hour 30mins started from the same place same direction a car at speed 70 km/h. For how long and at what distance from the warehouse overtake a truck?
  • Cenda and Pepa
    suchacky Cenda and Pepa went to the event. Cenda started alone. Canda started after him for 20 minutes. How long took Cenda to catch him? Cenda traveling at 15 km/h, and Pepa traveling at 25 km/h.
  • The temporary
    jablka_1 The temporary workers collected 358 kg of apples. They filled them into 8 kg boxes. How many boxes did they fill? Is there a box left unfilled? How many boxes did they need together?
  • 45th birthday
    clock-night-schr_1 This year Mrs. Clever celebrated her 45th birthday. Her three children are now 7, 11 and 15 years old. In how many years will Mrs. Clever's age be equal to the sum of her children's years?
  • Workers
    zamkova_dlazba Ten workers must pave road street for 22 working days. After four days were for speeding up work added two more workers. a) After how many work days now workers completes the paved road? b) How many working days it took a total paved road?
  • Right triangle
    right_triangles Calculate the missing side b and interior angles, perimeter, and area of ​​a right triangle if a=10 cm and hypotenuse c = 16 cm.
  • Circular lawn
    circular_flowerbed_1 Around a circular lawn area is 2 m wide sidewalk. The outer edge of the sidewalk is curb whose width is 2 m. Curbstone and the inner side of the sidewalk together form a concentric circles. Calculate the area of the circular lawn and the result round to 1
  • Tesco Clubcard
    clubcard Bernard got on quarterly billing vouchers for Tesco ClubCard taking goods worth 2.3 Eur. Calculate how much per month in Tesco stores bought goods on average. Tesco ClubCard works for every Euro spent you get one ClubCard point that will be converted to 1
  • Clouds
    uhly Approximately at what height is the cloud we see under an angle of 26°10' and see the Sun at an angle of 29°15' and the shade of the cloud is 92 meters away from us?
  • Cone side
    kuzel3 Calculate the volume and area of the cone whose height is 10 cm and the axial section of the cone has an angle of 30 degrees between height and the cone side.
  • Scouts
    icons Three scouts went on a three day trip. The second day went 4 km more than the first day. The third day went two times less than the first day. They went along 54 km. How many kilometers went every day together?
  • Rotary cone
    cone_3 The volume of the rotation of the cone is 472 cm3 and angle between the side of the cone and base angle is 70°. Calculate lateral surface area of this cone.
  • Tropics and polar zones
    circles_on_Earth What percentage of the Earth’s surface lies in the tropical, temperate and polar zone? Individual zones are bordered by tropics 23°27' and polar circles 66°33'
  • A boy
    angles_6 A boy of height 1.7m is standing 30m away from flag staff on the same level ground . He observes that the angle of deviation of the top of flag staff is 30 degree. Calculate the height of flag staff.
  • Salt
    salt_4 Sea water containing 5% salt. How many kg of fresh water necessary to pour into 40 kg of sea water so that the salinity fell to 2%?
  • Beer
    piva After three 10° beers consumed in a short time, there is 5.6 g of alcohol in 6 kg adult human blood. How much is it per mille?

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