# Units - math word problems

1. Mother and daughter 2 The mother is 40 years older than her daughter. How old is the mother if her age is eight thirds age of daughter?
2. VAT lottery Father earns 993 euro a month, mother 918 euro per month. Calculate what amount they paid as value added tax (VAT) to the government if the VAT rate is 20%. Assume that the family will spend their entire monthly income.
3. Three elephants Three elephants eat three piles of hay in 150 minutes. For how long does 96 elephants eat  96 stacks of hay?
4. The ship The ship went upstream speed of 20 km/h in relation to water. River flows at speed 10 km/h. After half an hour, he stopped and returned downstream to the starting point. How long it took way back when even if downstream speed of ship is 20 km/h in relation
5. Fog The car started in fog at speed 30 km/h. After a 12-minute drive, the fog dissipated and the driver drove next 12 minutes distance 17 km. On the last 17 km long again the driving conditions deteriorated and the driver drove the speed of 51 km/h. a) Calcu
6. Buses At the bus stop is at 10 o'clock met buses No. 2 and No. 9. Bus number 2 runs at an interval of 4 minutes and the bus number 9 at intervals of 9 minutes. How many times the bus meet to 18:00 local time?
7. Hectoliters How many hectoliters of water fits into cuboid tank with dimensions of a = 3.5 m b = 2.5 m c = 1.4 m?
8. Reduce of the volume Calculate how many % reduce the volume of the cube is we reduced length of each edge by 10%.
9. Wire From wire 53 meters long they cut of 12.1 m and then 13.1 m. How many meters of wire left?
10. Moivre 2 Find the cube roots of 125(cos 288° + i sin 288°).
11. Crates 2 In 6 crates is 45 kg of apples In  5 crates is equally In 1 in crate is 3 kg more How many kilograms in each crate?
12. Computer The computer was purchased 10000,-. Each year, the price of a computer depreciates always the same percentage of the previous year. After four years, the value of the computer is reduced to 1300,- How many percent was depreciated price of the computer each
13. Gold coin Gold coin contains 964 promile pure gold, which is 7.16 g. What is the weight of coin in grams?
14. Boots Master shoemaker has three apprentices. First do one pair of boots for two days, second for 1 day, third on 1.5 day. If they worked together, for how long it would take made a couple of boots?
15. Minutes Write as fraction in basic form which part of the week is 980 minutes.
16. Bob and Bobek At 10h 20min runs Bobek from hat at average speed 12 km/h. At what time must run out Bob at speed 18 km/h to catch him 9 kilometers from the hat?
17. Double-track On double-track express met with a freight train. Express travel at speed 72 km/h, a freight train at speed 36 km/h. After what time period will be from 9 km apart?
18. Jar From the cylinder shaped jar after tilting spilled water so that the bottom of the jar reaches the water level accurately into half of the base. Height of jar h = 7 cm and a jar diameter D is 12 cm. How to calculate how much water remains in the jar?
19. High wall I have a wall 2m high. I need a 15 degree angle (upward) to second wall 4 meters away. How high must the second wall?
20. Wall painting The wall is 5 meters wide and 2 meters high. Window in the wall has dimensions 2x1,8 meters. How many litera of color is needed to paint two-layer this walls, if the 1 m2 needs 1.1 liters of paint?

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