# Units - math word problems

- Painters

One painter could paint a school for 7 days. The second one for 6 days. It was necessary to paint the school in two days. Next painter was invited and all worked together. How long would this painter painted the school itself? - Coffee

Coffee merchant has coffee robusta and arabica species. 1 kg Robusta worth 450 CZK, Arabica 1 kg is 300 CZK more expensive. Calculate how many kilograms of Robusta and Arabica will need to produce 30 kg of the mixture so that the mixture cost is 490 CZK p - Znojmo

From Znojmo to Brno started truck with a trailer at an average speed 53 km per hour. Against him 14 minutes later from Brno started car with an average speed of 1.2-times greater than the truck. How long and how far from Znojmo, they meet if the distanc - Glass

How many glass are needed to produce glass with base regular 5-gon if one base triangle in the base is 4.2 square cm and the height is 10 cm? - Great Wall of China

Great Wall of China is long 8880 km. Historically valuable however is only 30% of its length. What amount of insurance pays the Peoples Republic of China a month for this monument, if the insurance company charges $ 10 per year per kilometer of historic s - Speeds

George pass on the way to school distance 200 meters in 165 seconds. What is the average walking speed in m/s and km/h? - Mukls

The working group, in which 6 workers would ordered job completed within 21 working days. How many workers must be accept yet that the contract will be completed in 14 working days? - Flowerbed

The flowerbed has a length 3500mm and a width 1400mm. How many foil is needed to covers the flowerbed? How many m^{2}of foil was consumed for its production (add 10% of the material to the joint and waste)? How many liters of air is inside the enclosure? (F - Parcel service

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. - Fire tank

How deep is the fire tank with the dimensions of the bottom 7m and 12m, when filled with 420 m^{3}of water? - Cooks

Four cooks cleaned 5 kg of potatoes for 10 minutes. How many cook would have to work clean 9 kg of potatoes for 12 minutes? - Coins

On coins found was stated that from the year 87 BC. It is right? - Cuboid walls

Calculate the volume of the cuboid if its different walls have area of 195cm², 135cm² and 117cm². - Cuboid

How many times will increase the volume of a cuboid, if one dimension is twice larger, second dimension three times larger and third dimension four times lower? - Two tributaries

Two tributaries of the pool fill it in 10 hours. One of the tributaries would fill 15 hours. How long would fill the first tributary? - Cylinder

The cylinder-shaped container has 80 liters of water. The water reaches 45 cm height. How many liters of water will be in a container if water level extend to a height 72 cm? Write the result in liters, write down only as a whole or decimal number. - Sumo competition

In the competition for the heaviest man was 5 competitors. The first three together weighed 553 kg. What is the minimal weigt of winner, if a contestant weighed with an accuracy of one kilogram. - VAT

In the country XYZ car Daewoo Leganza costs 3748 Euros including VAT; 3335.72 Eur without VAT. a) Determine the rate of VAT. b) How much is Euro VAT paid on the purchase? c) How many % of the total price of the goods is VAT? VAT = value added tax. - Truck of milk

How many hectoliters of ,,the box" milk fit in the truck, ake cargo size area is 2.8 m x 3 m x 17 m? A liter of milk in a box measuring 12 cm x 7 cm x 20 cm. - G forces

Calculate deceleration of car (as multiple of gravitational acceleration g = 9.81 m/s^{2}) which occurs when a car in a frontal collision slows down uniformly from a speed 111 km/h to 0 km/h in 1.2 meters trajectory.

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