Units - math word problems

  1. BTC bubble
    btc_2 One of the world's experts in bubbles -- Prof. Robert Shiller, a Yale economist -- said Bitcoin "was an amazing example of a bubble" back in 2014. If you exchange fiat US dollar $100 to BTC in 2010, now in 2017 have value of 72.9 millions dollars. Find
  2. Thales
    tales Thales is 1 m from the hole. The eyes are 150 cm above the ground and look into the hole with a diameter of 120 cm as shown. Calculate the depth of the hole.
  3. Display case
    vitrinka Place a glass shelf at the height of 1m from the bottom of the display case in the cabinet. How long platter will we place at this height? The display case is a rectangular triangle with 2 m and 2.5 m legs.
  4. Crown coins
    coins_1 Jana saves two-crown and five-crown coins. She has ten coins in the cashier. How many two crowns and how many five crowns shw have if she saved 29 crowns?
  5. Satin
    diagonal_rectangle_3 Sanusha buys a piece of satin 2.4 m wide. The diagonal length of the fabric is 4m. What is the length of the piece of satin?
  6. Milk bill
    milk_3 Mrs Tara buys 2 liters of milk daily. If 1 liter of milk cost $0.27. What will be her milk bill for 30 days.
  7. Square pyramid
    pyramid_4 Calculate the volume of the pyramid with the side 5cm long and with a square base, side-base has angle of 60 degrees.
  8. Metal pyramid
    jehlan_5 Find the weight of a regular quadrilateral pyramid with a 5 cm length and 6,5 cm body height is made from material with density g/cm3.
  9. Six years
    children_9 In six years Jan will be twice as old as he was six years ago. How old is he?
  10. Diamond diagonals
    kosostvorec_9 Calculate the diamond's diagonal lengths if its content is 156 cm2 and the side length is 13 cm.
  11. Father and son
    family_17 Father is 48 years old, son 23. When will be the father twice older than a son?
  12. Hexagon cut pyramid
    truncated_hexa_pyramid Calculate the volume of a regular 6-sided cut pyramid if the bottom edge is 30 cm, the top edge us 12 cm, and the side edge length is 41 cm.
  13. Water flow
    pipe2 How much water flow in pipe with a diameter of 16 cm in 1 hour if the water velocity is 2.5 m/s?
  14. Diameter
    circles2_1 What is the inside diameter of the cylinder container and if half a liter of water reaches a height 15 cm?
  15. Parallelogram +ľ
    rovnobeznik_2.JPG | AB | = 76cm, | BC | = 44cm, angle BAD = 30 °. Find the area of the parallelogram.
  16. Force meter
    archimedes We put the statuette on the force meter. The force meter showed a value 25 N. Then we placed the statuette on the force meter completely immersed in the water. The force meter showed a value 17 N. What is the volume of the statuette?
  17. Juice box
    zeus The juice box has a volume of 200ml with its base is an isosceles triangle with sides a = 4,5cm and a height of 3,4cm. How tall is the box?
  18. Compound interest
    bank_3 Compound interest: Clara deposited CZK 100,000 in the bank with an annual interest rate of 1.5%. Both money and interest remain deposited in the bank. How many CZK will be in the bank after 3 years?
  19. Salad
    salát We need two tenths kg of a carrot, one tenth of peas and three tenths of of tomatoes to make salad. Express the fraction of the weight of the vegetables to be salad. Convert the result to grams.
  20. The tank
    hranol4sreg_5 The tank has 1320 liters of water. The tank has the shape of a prism, its base is an rectangle with sides a = 0,6 m and b = 1,5 m. How high does the water level reach in the tank?

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