# Units - math word problems

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• Hiking trail The newly built hiking trail leads 25% through the field, 3/8 of the trail leads through the forest and the remaining 9 km along the river. How long is the train?
• Brakes The braking efficiency of a passenger car is required to stop at 12.5 m at an initial speed of 40 km/h. What is the acceleration braking by brakes?
• Pentagon Calculate the length of side, circumference and area of a regular pentagon, which is inscribed in a circle with radius r = 6 cm.
• Jane plants Jane plants flowers in the garden. If she planted 12 every hour instead of 9 flowers, she would finish with the job an hour earlier. How many flowers does she plant?
• Aquarium volume The aquarium has a cuboid shape and dimensions a = 0.3 m, b = 0.85 m, c =? , V = ?. What volume has a body, if after dipping into the aquarium water level rises by 28 mm?
• Mine What is temperature in the mine at a depth of 1160 m, where at depth 9 m is 11°C and every 100 m, the temperature increases by 0.7°C?
• Three elephants Three elephants eat three piles of hay in 150 minutes. For how long does 96 elephants eat  96 stacks of hay?
• Isosceles triangle The circumference of the isosceles triangle is 32.5 dm. Base length is 153 cm. How long is the leg of this triangle?
• Cube 5 The content area of one cube wall is 32 square centimeters. Determine the length of its edges, its surface and volume.
• Drying apples By drying, apples lose 85% of their weight. How many kgs of dried apples do we get from 820 kilograms of fresh?
• Spherical tank The tank of a water tower is a sphere of radius 35ft. If the tank is filled to one quarter of full, what is the height of the water?
• Freezer The temperature is -8 degrees Celsius in the freezer. The outside temperature is 2 degrees Celsius. One minute took to change the temperature by one degree Celsius if we open the door. How many minutes the temperature in the freezer will rise?
• Temperature change 3 At 2 p. M. The temperature was 76 degrees Fahrenheit. At 8 p. M. The temperature was 58 degrees Fahrenheit. What was the change in temperature?
• Bottles Mrs. Violet brewed 15 l of raspberry juice. She poured it into 17 bottles. Some were 3/4 liter and some one liter. How many was bottles of this two types?
• Shoes 4 Belinda's shoe is 12.45 centimeters long. Felix's shoe is 2.8 centimeters longer than Belinda's shoe. In centimeters, what is the combined length of their two shoes?
• Clogging How much distilled water must the pharmacist add to 30g of a 30% hydrogen peroxide solution to obtain a 3% solution to clogging?
• 30-gon At a regular 30-gon the radius of the inscribed circle is 15cm. Find the "a" side size, circle radius "R", circumference, and content area.
• Rotary cylinder 2 Base circumference of the rotary cylinder has same length as its height. What is the surface area of cylinder if its volume is 250 dm3?
• Divide in ratio Line segment AB 12 cm long divide in a ratio of 5: 3. How long are the individual parts?
• Right-angled triangle Determine the content of a right triangle whose side lengths form successive members of an arithmetic progression and the radius of the circle described by the triangle is 5 cm.

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