Units - math word problems

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  • TV fail
    old_tv The TV has after 10,000 hours average 35 failures. Determine the probability of TV failure after 400 hours of operation.
  • Hens
    chicken 11 hens will eat spilled grain from 6AM to 16 PM. At 11 hour grandmother brought 4 hens from the neighbors. At what time was grain out?
  • Work
    dlazba.pg First paver pave pavement for 27 hours. Second for 27 hours. Started first paver and after 4 hours, join the second. How long will they finish pavement?
  • Cone
    cones Circular cone of height 15 cm and volume 5699 cm3 is at one-third of the height (measured from the bottom) cut by a plane parallel to the base. Calculate the radius and circumference of the circular cut.
  • Cube in a sphere
    cube_in_sphere_1 The cube is inscribed in a sphere with volume 7253 cm3. Determine the length of the edges of a cube.
  • 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?
  • Motion problem
    dragway From Levíc to Košíc go car at speed 81 km/h. From Košíc to Levíc go another car at speed 69 km/h. How many minutes before the meeting will be cars 27 km away?
  • Ravens
    krkavec The tale of the Seven Ravens were seven brothers, each of whom was born exactly 2.5 years after the previous one. When the eldest of the brothers was 2-times older than the youngest, mother all curse. How old was seven ravens brothers when their mother cu
  • Windows
    wall_w_windows Calculate the area of masonry to build wall with dimensions of 9 m × 4 m with 4 windows of size 64 cm × 64 cm.
  • Carpet
    koberec The room has rectangle shape with dimensions 4 m × 3.8 m. How many meters of carpet a width of 3 need to buy to cover the entire room?
  • Parcel service
    posta Parcel from U.S. to Slovakia costs 5.3 €. Parcel from Slovakia to the U.S. costs 49 €. Calculate how many times is Slovak Post more expensive than the U.S. parcel service.
  • Right Δ
    ruler A right triangle has the length of one leg 11 cm and length of the hypotenuse 61 cm. Calculate the height of the triangle.
  • Motion
    cyclist_1 If you go at speed 3.7 km/h, you come to the station 42 minutes after leaving the train. If you go by bike to the station at speed 27 km/h, you come to the station 56 minutes before its departure. How far is the train station?
  • Area 4gon
    4gon Calculate area of 4-gon, two and the two sides are equal and parallel with lengths 11, 5, 11 and 5. Inner angles are 45°, 135°,45°, 135°.
  • Rhomboid
    parallelogram Calculate the circumference and area of the rhomboid with sides 20 and 14, with their angle 50°.
  • Day
    clock_1 What part of the day is 23 hours 22 minutes? Express as a decimal number.
  • Christmas
    vianoce Calculate how much of the school year (202 days long) take Christmas holidays 19 days long. Expressed as a decimal number and as a percentage.
  • Trains for people
    757_rusen It is said that the train is synonymous to delay. Calculate the average speed of travel by train long 85 km, with regular train leave at 7:00 and arrive at 8:18, but train is late and has departure at 8:10 and arrive at 9:27.
  • Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 8%, then by 8% of the new price. Its final price was 66 €. Determine the original price of sweater.
  • Work
    working_man Workers works 5 days a week and has 21 days of vacation a year. Calculate how many days is out of work and express it as a percentage. Consider that a year has 52 weeks.

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