Units - math word problems

  1. A cylinder
    string A cylinder 108 cm high has a circumference of 24 cm. A string makes exactly 6 complete turns around the cylinder while its two ends touch the cylinder's top and bottom. (forming a spiral around the cylinder). How long is the string in cm?
  2. A boy
    angles_6 A boy of height 1.7m is standing 30m away from flag staff on the same level ground . He observes that the angle of deviation of the top of flag staff is 30 degree. Calculate the height of flag staff.
  3. Pexeso
    paper_3 Drawing paper has dimensions of 60cm and 840mm. Pupils have to divide it into squares so that they can make a pexeso. What dimension must squares have if their side is to be larger than 3cm and less than 10cm?
  4. Cubes into cuboid
    cubes_21 How many 12 centimeter cubes fit into the block (cuboid) with 6dm, 8,4dm and 4,8?
  5. Diamond diagonals
    kosostvorec Calculate the diamonds' diagonals lengths if the diamond area is 156 cm square and the side length is 13 cm.
  6. Triangles
    496_triangle Ivo wants to draw all the triangles whose two sides of which have a length of 4 cm and 9 cm and the length of the third side is expressed in whole centimeters. How many triangles does he have?
  7. Chewing gums
    zubna-pasta_1 For 3 chewing gums, you will pay 20 CZK less than 7 chewing gums. How much is 1 chewing gum and how much does a 5pcs package cost?
  8. Shadow of tree
    stromcek_3 Miro stands under a tree and watching its shadow and shadow of the tree. Miro is 180 cm tall and its shade is 1.5 m long. The shadow of the tree is three times as long as Miro's shadow. How tall is the tree in meters?
  9. Right angled triangle 3
    right_triangle_3 Side b = 1.5, hypotenuse angle A = 70 degrees, Angle B = 20 degrees. Find its unknown sides length.
  10. Three pumps
    watertank_2 The water tank is emptied with the first pump in 6 hours, with the second pump in 2 hours. In order to be emptied in 1 hour, all three pumps had to be started at once. How long will take tank be emptied by only the third pump?
  11. Three 43
    penize_49 Three brothers inherited a cash amount of 62,000 and they divided it among themselves in the ratio of 5:4:1. How much more is the largest share than the smallest share?
  12. Body diagonal - cube
    cube_shield Calculate the surface and cube volume with body diagonal 15 cm long.
  13. Water lilies
    lekno_2 Water lilies are growing on the pond and their number is doubled every day. The whole layer is covered in 12 days. How many days will it cover 8 layers?
  14. Water flow 2
    water3_9 How many litres of water will flow in 7 minutes from a cylindrical pipe 1 cm in diameter, if the water flows at a speed of 30 km per hour
  15. The room
    malovka_5 The room has a cuboid shape with dimensions: length 50m and width 60dm and height 300cm. Calculate how much this room will cost paint (floor is not painted) if the window and door area is 15% of the total area and 1m2 cost 15 euro.
  16. Largest angle of the triangle
    obtuse_triangle Calculate the largest angle of the triangle whose sides have the sizes: 2a, 3/2a, 3a
  17. Rectangular prism
    kvader11_2 If i have a rectangular prism with a length of 1,000 cm, width of 30 cm and a height of 50 cm, what is the volume?
  18. Train speed
    trains_9 Two guns were fired from the same place at an interval of 10 minutes and 30 seconds, but a person in a train approaching the place hears second shot 10 minutes after the first. The speed of the train (in km/hr), supposing that sound travels at 340 m/s is:
  19. Two melons
    melon_1 There are 2 melons in the box. Together they weigh 11kg. The weight of green is 3 kg less than three times the weight of yellow. What is the weight of a green melon?
  20. Rain
    rain_8 It rains at night. On 1 m2 of lake will drop 60 liters of water. How many cm will the lake level rise?

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