Units - math word problems

  1. Glass
    sklo At the glass shop we have to cut 8 sheets of glass. Each was shaped a square with sides of 18 cm. We paid 44 CZK. How much is a 1 m2 of glass?
  2. Greek railwayman
    greecerails_1 Wesley works for the Slovak railways since 1986. His salary is 864 €. His colleague, Evgenias works in the Greek State Railways from 1991. Earns 5010 € per month. Calculate how many hours a day must Evgenias work to earn as much as Wesley and if they w
  3. 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.
  4. Two forces
    vector-add Two forces with magnitudes of 25 and 30 pounds act on an object at angles of 10° and 100° respectively. Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant force. Round to two decimal places in all intermediate steps and in your final answer.
  5. Children in the classroom
    children-school How many children are in the classroom, where Ladislav is 10th lightest and 16th heaviest in class?
  6. Lead cube
    pb_cube Calculate the edge of the cube made ​​from lead, which weighs 19 kg. The density of lead is 11341 kg/m3.
  7. Sphere in cone
    sphere-in-cone A sphere of radius 3 cm desribe cone with minimum volume. Determine cone dimensions.
  8. Moving
    movie Vojta left the house at three o'clockat 4 km/h. After half hour later went from the same place Filip by bicycle at speed 18 km/h. How long take Tilip to catch up Vojta and how far from the house?
  9. Water inlets
    pipe Inlet valve with a flow rate of 12 liters per second is filled tank for 72 minutes. How long take to fill full tank if we open one more such valve half an hour after?
  10. MO - triangles
    metal On the AB and AC sides of the triangle ABC lies successive points E and F, on segment EF lie point D. The EF and BC lines are parallel and is true this ratio FD:DE = AE:EB = 2:1. The area of ABC triangle is 27 hectares and line segments EF, AD, and DB se
  11. Airplane navigation
    triangle_airplane An airplane leaves an airport and flies to west 120 miles and then 150 miles in the direction S 44.1°W. How far is the plane from the airport (round to the nearest mile)?
  12. Train
    High-Speed-Train A passenger train traveled for 2 hours 74 km. 3.1 hours after its departure started fast train and caught it on 186 km. How many km/h is different its average speeds?
  13. Track arc
    krizenie Two straight tracks is in an angle 74°. They will join with circular arc with radius r=1127 m. How long will be arc connecting these lines (L)? How far is the center point of arc from track crossings (x)?
  14. 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?
  15. Rotating cone II
    cone Calculate area of surface of rotating cone with base radius r=19 cm and height h=9 cm.
  16. Trapezoid - diagonal
    licho Trapezoid has a length of diagonal AC corssed with diagonal BD in the ratio 2:1. The triangle created by points A, cross point of diagonals S and point D has area 164 cm2. What is the area of the trapezoid?
  17. House roof
    roof_pyramid_2 The roof of the house has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid with a base edge 17 m. How many m2 is needed to cover roof if roof pitch is 57° and we calculate 11% of waste, connections and overlapping of area roof?
  18. V-belt
    v_belt Calculate the length of the belt on pulleys with diameters of 105 mm and 393 mm at shaft distance 697 mm.
  19. Pentagonal pyramid
    pyramid-pentagon Calculate the volume of a regular 5-side (pentaprism) pyramid ABCDEV; if |AB| = 7.7 cm and a plane ABV, ABC has angle 37 degrees.
  20. Wire D
    semicircle_1 Wire length 1 m is bent so that it forms a semicircle circuit (including the diameter). Determine the radius of the semicircle.

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