Units - math word problems

  1. Walkers
    chodci From points A and B simultaneously started against each other two walkers. After meeting both continue to B. Second walker came to B 2 hours before the first walker. It's speed is 2.7 times of speed of the first pedestrian. How many hours went pedestria
  2. Tractors
    zetor Uncle is going buy tractor Zetor super 50. The first costs 81000 Eur, the second costs 98000 Eur. How much pay uncle for both tractors?
  3. Landlord
    dukaty Landlord had 49 ducats more than Jurošík. How many ducats Jurošík steal landlord if the Jurošík now 5 ducats more?
  4. Angles and sides of the triangle
    trig Triangle ABC has a circumference of 26 cm. Lengths of the sides are as follows: a = 11.2 cm; b = 6.5 cm. Arrange the interior angles in order of its size. ?
  5. Diagonal in rectangle
    q In that rectangle ABCD is the center of BC point E and point F is center of CD. Prove that the lines AE and AF divide diagonal BD into three equal parts.
  6. Bearing - navigation
    navigation A ship travels 84 km on a bearing of 17°, and then travels on a bearing of 107° for 135 km. Find the distance of the end of the trip from the starting point, to the nearest kilometer.
  7. Copiers
    copy The new copier copying a folder of papers 5 min. faster than the old. The operator used new, but out of toner and exchange took 5 min. In that time copied on the old. The whole work has been done for 9 min. How long would the work done only by old copier?
  8. Homework - jumps
    castle_children Sasha jumped 121 cm Peter 4 cm more than Jirka. Jirka 6 cm less than Misha. Misha 7 cm less than Filip and Filip half as much Sasha and Petr together. How far each jumped?
  9. Tachometer
    tatra-dakar2 Tatra's tachometer shows the initial state 886123 km this morning. Tatra today travel at an average speed of 44 km/h. Determine the function that describes the Tatra's tachometer depending on the time. What is the state of tachometer after 4 hours?
  10. Sphere area
    sphere A cube with edge 1 m long is circumscribed sphere (vertices of the cube lies on the surface of a sphere). Determine the surface area of the sphere.
  11. Arc
    angles Convert to arc measures (radians): 924 ° Result write as a multiple of π
  12. Cylinder surface, volume
    cyl The area of the cylinder surface and the cylinder jacket are in the ratio 3: 5. The height of the cylinder is 5 cm shorter than the radius of the base. Calculate surface area and volume of the cylinder.
  13. Workhorses
    work A team of colleagues done the work in 20 days. After adding 2 colleagues from the beginning the work was completed in 15 days. How many members has the colleague team?
  14. Rope
    navijak How many meters of rope 10 mm thick will fit on the bobbin diameter of 200 mm and length 350 mm (central mandrel have a diameter 50 mm)?
  15. Hiker and cyclist
    cyklo At 7 PM hiker started at 6 km/h to hike. After 3 hrs. later started on the same trip cyclist at speed of 15 km/h. After an hour of driving a flat tire and take him half hours to correct defect. At what time catch up cyclist with hiker?
  16. Rolls
    rozky Michail likes rolls, which cost 12 cents. Previously purchased 6 rolls. How many cents paid Michail for rolls?
  17. TV commercials
    ad_on_TV For the typical one-hour prime-time television slot, the number of minutes of commercials is 3/8 of the minutes of the actual program. Determine how many minutes of the program are shown in that one hour.
  18. Bob and Bobek
    carot_1 Bobek has 2 cabbages and 5 carrots, Bob has 2 cabbages and 9 carrots. When Bobek stepped on the scale weight 5800 g and when Bob weight 8960 g. Actual Bob weight is 8 kg and Bobek 5 kg. How much weighs one carrot?
  19. Bicycles
    cyclist_11 You're the owner of the transport 's learning playground. Buy bicycles of two colors but you've got to spend accurately 120000 Kč. Blue bike costs 3600Kč and red bicycle 3200Kč.
  20. Pot
    valec_hrnec Calculate the height of 3 liter pot with shape cylinder with a diameter of 10 cm.

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