# Units - math word problems

1. Drive to NJ Ed drove to New Jersey at 30mph. He drove back home in 3 hours at 50 mph. How many hours did it take Ed to drive to New Jersey?
2. Long bridge Roman walked on the bridge. When he heard the whistle, he turned and saw running Kamil at the beginning of the bridge. If he went to him, they would meet in the middle of the bridge. Roman, however, rushed and so did not want to waste time returning 150m.
3. The temperature 3 The temperature is -12 degrees Fahrenheit. During the following 5 hours the temperature decrease 23 degrees Fahrenheit what is the temperature at 11 pm?
4. Diameter of a cylinder I need to calculate the cylinder volume with a height of 50 cm and a diameter of 30 cm.
5. Wood 11 Father has 12 1/5 meters long wood. Then I cut the wood into two pieces. One part is 7 3/5 meters long. Calculate the length of the other wood?
6. Fruits 2 An apple costs 7p and a melon costs seven times more. How much will 6 apples and 2 melons cost
7. Brother and sister When I was 8, my sister was 4, now I am 18, how old is my sister?
8. Stock market 2 For the week of July 22, the following day to day changes in the stock market was recorded a certain stock: -2 on Monday; +4 Tuesday; -8 Wednesday; + 2 1/2 Thursday; - 3 1/4 Friday. The stock began the week at 78 points. How many points did it finish with
9. Six speeds A drilling machine is to have 6 speed ranging from 50 to 750 revolution per minute. If the speed forms a geometric progression, determine their values.
10. Water depth How many square meters of the inside of the pool wet the water if the pool is 25 meters long and 10 meters wide and the water depth is 1.2 meters everywhere.
11. Three altitudes A triangle with altitudes 4; 5 and 6 cm is given. Calculate the lengths of all medians and all sides in a triangle.
12. Accelerated motion - mechanics The delivery truck with a total weight of 3.6 t accelerates from 76km/h to 130km/h in the 0.286 km long way. How much was the force needed to achieve this acceleration?
13. Spending Peter spends 1/5 of his earnings on his rent and he saves 2/7. What fraction of his earnings is left?
14. Isosceles triangle 9 Given an isosceles triangle ABC where AB= AC. The perimeter is 64cm and altitude is 24cm. Find the area of the isosceles triangle
15. Gasoline-oil ratio The manufacturer of a scooter engine recommends a gasoline-oil fuel mixture ratio of 15 to 1. In a particular garage, we can buy pure gasoline and a gasoline-oil mixture, which is 75% gasoline. How much gasoline and how much of the gasoline-oil mix do w
16. An investment How long will it take for an investment to double at a simple interest rate of 5.10% p. A. ? Express the answer in years and months, rounded up to the next month.
17. Two math problems 1) The sum of twice a number and -6 is nine more than the opposite of that number. Find the number. 2) A collection of 27 coins, all nickels, and dimes, is worth \$2.10. How many of each coin are there? The dime, in United States usage, is a ten-cent coi
18. Investment 2 Jack invested \$5000 in a 5-month term deposit at 4.7% p. A. . At the end of the 5-months, jack reinvested the maturity value from the first deposit into an 11-month term deposit at 7.3% p. A. What is the maturity value at the end of the second term deposi
19. Aquarium I have an aquarium that is 100 cm long and 40 cm wide and 40 cm in height. We fill it with water. How much will it weigh?
20. Working alone Tom and Chandri are doing household chores. Chandri can do the work twice as fast as Tom. If they work together, they can finish the work in 5 hours. How long does it take Tom working alone to do the same work?

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