Units - math word problems

  1. Vacation
    dovolenka Smiths paid a deposit for a vacation of two-sevenths of the total price of the vacation. Then paid also € 550. How much cost their vacation?
  2. Freezer
    teplomer Temperature is -8 degrees Celsius in the freezer. Outside temperature is 2 degrees Celsius. One minute took to change temperature by one degree Celsius if we open door. How many minutes the temperature in the freezer will rise?
  3. Fe vs. H2O
    atoms_Fe The volume of what the body of the same weight is greater - iron or water?
  4. Shop stores
    shipping Workers untied fruit to stores. In the first quarter shipments, in the second fifth shipment, in the third two-fifths of the rest and in the fourth 231 kilograms. How many fruits were together?
  5. Time adding
    clocks2_9 Add and write the result again as hours, minutes, seconds: 2hodiny45min15s + 1h20m50s =
  6. Triangle ABC v2
    triangles_4 Area of the triangle is 12 cm square. Angle ACB = 30º , AC = (x + 2) cm, BC = x cm. Calculate the value of x.
  7. Radians compare
    28-trigonometry-02 What is greater angle? -0.7 radians or -0.7π radians?
  8. Angles
    fun1 Which of those angles are obtuse?
  9. Bricks II
    cihly 3/4 bricks weighs 6 kg and 2/3 bricks. How weighs one whole brick?
  10. Copper wire
    cu_wire_1 What is the weight of 1000 m copper wire with a diameter of 5 mm when rezistivity p = 8.8 g / cm3?
  11. Pigs
    prasce Pigs are feed by beet.Beet feed containing 12% dry solids, which is 0.72% of digestible crude protein. How much beet must beconsumed in one month (30 days), if the weight of digestible crude protein contained in a daily dose of beet was 0.912 kg?
  12. Moneys in triple ratio
    peniazky_4 Milan, John and Lili have a total 344 euros. Their amounts are in the ratio 1:2:5. Determine how much each of them has?
  13. Angle
    rightTriangle Determine the size of the smallest internal angle of a right triangle which angles forming the successive members of the arithmetic sequence.
  14. Isosceles trapezoid v3
    rovnobezky_uhly In an isosceles trapezoid ABCD is the size of the angle β = 81° Determine size of angles α, γ and δ.
  15. V-belt
    remenice-a-remen1 Calculate a length of the V-belt when the diameter of the pulleys is: D1 = 600 mm D2 = 120 mm d = 480 mm
  16. Competition
    f1_australia_2010 The organizers of competion wanted to spent big amount of money to pay for the competitors. One third of this amount spent on prizes and the remaining € 5,000 to diplomas. How much was committed for rewards?
  17. Two masons
    garage Two masons built the garage together - it took 18 days. If they worked independently, the other would work 15 days more than the first. For how many days would build the garage each mason himhelp?
  18. Christmas trees
    vianocny_stromcek Salesman sold Christmas trees: spruce for € 22, pine for € 25 and fir for € 33. At the morning he had the same number of spruce, fir and pine. At the evening he had all the trees entirely sold for € 3,600. How many trees that day salesman sold?
  19. Cuboid box
    box How many m2 paper is needed for the sticking cuboid box of dimensions 50 cm, 40 cm and 30 cm? To the folds add one-tenth the area.
  20. Glass door
    glass_1 What is the weight of glass door panel 5 mm thick height 2.1 meters and a width of 65 cm and 1 cubic dm of glass weighs 2.5 kg?

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