Units - math word problems

  1. Eva
    susienky When Eva buys 8 packages of cookies 4 CZK left her. If she wanted to buy 10 packages, she would have to borrow 20 CZK. How much money has Eva in her wallet?
  2. Two months
    mars with moons Mars has two months, Phobos and Deimos. Phobos orbits around Mars in 7 hours 39 minutes and Deimos in 30 h 14 min. How long will repeat the relative position of the three celestial bodies?
  3. Extreme temperatures
    heat_weather USA hit extreme heat wave. Calculate percentage of the air temperature change from normal summer temperature 23 °C to 40 °C.
  4. Arc-sector
    vzorec arc length = 17 cm area of sector = 55 cm2 arc angle = ? the radius of the sector = ?
  5. Four sides of trapezoid
    lichobeznik-stredni_pricka_3 In the trapezoid ABCD is |AB| = 73.6 mm; |BC| = 57 mm; |CD| = 60 mm; |AD| = 58.6 mm. Calculate the size of its interior angles.
  6. Square circles
    stvorec_kruh Calculate the length of the described and inscribed circle to the square ABCD with a side of 5cm.
  7. Rhombus
    rhombus-diagonals_3 One angle of a rhombus is 136° and the shorter diagonal is 8 cm long. Find the length of the longer diagonal and the side of the rhombus.
  8. Obtuse angle
    10979326_654459541349455_1236723697_n The line OH is the height of the triangle DOM, line MN is the bisector of angle DMO. obtuse angle between the lines MN and OH is four times larger than the angle DMN. What size is the angle DMO? (see attached image)
  9. Three men
    GUYS Alex is half younger than Jan, which is one-third younger than George. The sum of their ages is 48. How are these three men old?
  10. Pool
    inlet Pool is filled with two water supply. The first supply fill pool for nine hours, the second for six hours. How many hours will take fill the pool when the water flows in through the first supply 3 hours and then we will open a second supply?
  11. Concrete tank
    beton How many m3 of concrete is in the tank shape of a cuboid with dimensions of 2000 cm and 5.6 meters and 70 dm, if the concrete takes up 3/7 of the tank?
  12. Rope
    lano Peter has a long rope 2 4/5 meter. Martin has a rope 20 cm longer. What distance ropes achieved if the boys link ropes?
  13. Laths
    garaz There are two laths in the garage opposite one another: one 2 meters long and the other 3 meters long. They fall against each other and lean against the opposite walls of the garage both laths and touch at a height of 70 cm above the garage floor. How wide
  14. Average height
    vyska In a class are 34 students. The average height of students is 165 cm. What will be the average height of students in the classroom when two pupils tall 176 cm and 170 cm moved from this school/class?
  15. Tray
    vanicka Wjat height reach water level in the tray shaped a cuboid, if it is 420 liters of water and bottom dimensions are 120 cm and 70 cm.
  16. Annual income
    income The annual incomes (in thousands of $) of fifteen families is: 60, 80, 90, 96, 120, 150, 200, 360, 480, 520, 1060, 1200, 1450, 2500, 7200 Calculate harmonic and geometric mean.
  17. Painting
    basen_7 To paint the pool with dimensions: 2 meters depth, 3m x 4m we bought paint to 50 meters square. How many "paint" will be a waste?
  18. Mr. John
    jabka Mr. John wants to buy winter apples Spartan. There are two ways to buy: 1) buy apples at the marketplace, where 1 kg costs 15 CZK. 2) Bring the car to the agricultural farm, where the apples are sold after 9 CZK per kilogram. However, he must pay CZK 150.
  19. Welders
    svarec 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?
  20. Sputnik
    sputnik The first Earth satellite was flying at speed 8000 m/s. At that rate he circled the earth in 82 minutes. Jet flies at an average speed 800 km/h. How long would it take circle the earth round?

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