# Units - math word problems

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How long is a ladder that touches on a wall 4 meters high and its lower part is 3 meters away from the wall?
• Flower boxes
How many m2 of 10mm thick boards are needed to make 12 flower boxes? The dimensions of the box are 180,150 and 1500 mm.
• 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?
• Banknotes
How many different ways can the cashier payout € 310 if he uses only 50 and 20 euro banknotes? Find all solutions.
• Real estate 2
A real estate agent sold a lot for Php.550,000. If his agency pays at 10% commission, how much commission will he or she receive?
• Triplets
Three years ago, the triplets Pavel, Petr, and Luke and their five-year-old sister Jane had together 25 years. How old is Jane today?
• Sales off
shoes cost x euros. First they are discounted by 50%, and then 25% of the new amount. Determine what percentage of the total cost is cheaper.
• Two trains
Two trains go at each other. First at speed 40 km/h and the second at speed 60 km/h. At what distance will be 30 minutes before they will meet?
• Gardeners
Gardeners pays to city for the lease of one square meter of land CZK 3. How much to pay each year? a) for 2 hectares b) 2 are 150 m2
• Invitations
For every 5 minutes writes Dana 10 invitations, while Anna 14 invitations. How long will write together 120 invitations?
• Climb
For horizontal distance 4.2 km road rise by 6.3 m. Calculate the road pitch in ‰ (permille, parts per thousand).
• Hexagon 5
The distance of parallel sides of regular hexagonal is 61 cm. Calculate the length of the radius of the circle described to this hexagon.
• Box
Calculate the angle between box base 9 x 14 and body diagonal length 18.
• Earth parallel
Earth's radius is 6370 km long. Calculate the length parallel of latitude 50°.
• Athletic race
Before a race, you start 4 5/8 feet behind your friend. At the halfway point, you are 3 2/3 feet ahead of your friend. What is the change in distance between you and your friend from the beginning of the race?
• Welders
Welder do the job for six hours, the second one for 8 hours. How long do the job third welder if all together can do job in 2 hours?
• Outdoor temperature
The outdoor temperature was 8 degrees at midnight. The temperature declined 5 degrees during each of the next 3 hours. What was the temperature at 3am?
• The tax
The tax per gallon of gasoline in California is \$0.477. If you fill your gasoline tank with 14.4 gallons of gasoline in California, how much will you pay in taxes? Round to the nearest cent.
• Rainwater
6 mm of water rained on the garden with an area of 25 acres. How many 12 liter cans of water would we water this garden just as much?
• 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.

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