Units - math word problems

  1. Ratio of edges
    diagonal_2 The dimensions of the cuboid are in a ratio 3: 1: 2. The body diagonal has a length of 28 cm. Find the volume of a cuboid.
  2. If one
    painter_6 If one litre of pant covers an area of 5 m2 how much paint is needed to cover: a) rectangular swimming pool With dimensions 4m x 3m x 2.5m (the Inside walls and the floor only) b) the Inside walls and floor of a cylindrical reservoir with diameter 3m an
  3. Triangular prism
    prism_4 Calculate the surface of a regular triangular prism with a bottom edge 8 of a length of 5 meters and an appropriate height of 60 meters and prism height is 1 whole 4 meters.
  4. Big cube
    cubes_23 Calculate the surface of the cube, which is composed of 64 small cubes with an edge 1 cm long.
  5. Right triangle eq2
    rt_triangle_1 Find the lengths of the sides and the angles in the right triangle. Given area S = 210 and perimeter o = 70.
  6. Customary length
    inch Convert length 65yd 2 ft to ft
  7. The volume
    cuboid_17 The volume of a solid cylinder is 260 cm3 the cylinder is melt down into a cuboid, whose base is a square of 5cm, calculate the height of the cuboid and the surface area of the cuboid
  8. Gold inheritance
    dukat_1 The king divided the inheritance with his three sons in the ratio of 7: 6: 4. Two of them received 286,000 gold. How much each of the sons got.
  9. Triangular prism
    prism3s_1 Calculate the volume of a triangular prism 10 cm high, the base of which is an equilateral triangle with dimensions a = 5 cm and height va = 4,3 cm
  10. Book reading
    books_30 If we read the book at a speed of 15 pages a day, we read it 3 days before we read it at a speed of 10 pages per day. If I read at 6 pages per day, how many days will I read the book?
  11. 2 pipes
    time_12 2 pipes can fill a tank in 35 minutes. The larger pipe alone can fill the tank in 24 minutes less time than the smaller pipe. How long does each pipie take to fill the tank alone?
  12. Find the
    cuboid_16 Find the volume of a quadrangle prism high 2dm whose base is a square with a side 15cm.
  13. Square prism
    lichob_2 Calculate the volume of a foursided prism 2 dm high, the base is a trapezoid with bases 12 cm, 6 cm, height of 4 cm and 5 cm long arms.
  14. The tank
    nadrz_15 The tank is full up to 4/5 of the total height and contains 240 hl of water. The area of the base is 6 square meters. What is the height of the tank?
  15. The length
    rectangle_14 The length of a rectangle is 6 meters less than twice the width. If the area of the rectangle is 216 meters, find the dimensions of the rectangle.
  16. The tank
    pipe2_4 The tank had 9 inflows to be filled in 21 days. After 9 days, 3 trips out. How many days did the remaining 6 tributaries fill the tank?
  17. Alaska vs Montana
    montana Alaska is the largest state in the United States and has a surface area of approximately 588,000 square miles. Montana has a surface area that is approximately 25% of the surface area of Alaska. What is the approximate surface area of Montana?
  18. A man
    penize_49 A man spends 5/9 of his money on rent, and 5/16 of the remainder on electricity. If the final balance remaining is 550 find how much was spent on rent
  19. Reducing scale
    map_mo I am sizing some landscaping and I measured everything for a 20 to 1 scale. I realized when I was done that it was at 30 to 1. How can I convert what I already have to 30 to 1. (Example, grass area is 22,871.6' at 20 to 1, how do you figure it out to be 3
  20. Minute average
    workers_40 In a factory, four workers are assigned to complete an order received for dispatching 1400 boxes of a particular commodity. Worker A takes 4 mins per box, Worker B takes 6 minutes per box, C takes 10 mins per box, D takes 15 mins per box. Find the average

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