Units - math word problems

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  • Basketball team
    meter The heights of five starters on redwood high’s basketball team are 5’11”, 6’3”, 6’6”, 6’2” and 6’. The average of height of these players is?
  • The perimeter of the rectangle
    rectangle The length, l, of a rectangle is 4 inches greater than its width, w. The perimeter of the rectangle is at least 30 inches. What inequality shows the range of possible widths of the rectangle?
  • Metal tube
    pipe2 Calculate the metal tube mass 8dm long with the outer radius 5cm and the inner radius 4.5cm and 1cm3 of this metal is 9.5g.
  • Triangular pyramid
    TriangularPyramid What is the volume of a regular triangular pyramid with a side 3 cm long?
  • Construction of road
    truck_14 For the construction of the road dam, it is supposed to transport six trucks a total of 18 days. After three days, two more cars were sent to the construction site. How long will it take to carry the material?
  • Cuboidal room
    Cuboid_simple_1 Length of cuboidal room is 2m breadth of cuboidal room is 3m and height is 6m find the length of the longest rod that can be fitted in the room
  • Cylinder height
    cylinder_9 Calculate the height of the cylinder and its surface is 2500 dm2 and the bases have a diameter 5dm.
  • Construct
    inscircle_triangle Construct a triangle ABC inscribed circle has a radius r = 2 cm, the angle alpha = 50 degrees = 8 cm. Make a sketch, analysis, construction and description.
  • Gasoline tank 2
    fuel_pump2 A gasoline tank is 1/6 full. When 25 liters of gasoline were added, it became 3/4 full. How many liters more is needed to fill it? Show your solution.
  • A square
    rhombus3_3 A square with length of diagonals 12cm give: a) Calculate the area of a square b) rhombus with the same area as the square, has one diagonal with length of 16 cm. Calculate the length of the other diagonal.
  • Largest angle of the triangle
    obtuse_triangle Calculate the largest angle of the triangle whose sides have the sizes: 2a, 3/2a, 3a
  • Inter city bus
    bus27_7 The inter city bus leaves Suva at 10.00am and reaches Nadi at 1.00pm covering a distance of 219km. How long did it take to reach the bus Nadi?
  • 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?
  • Rainfall
    rain_5 On Thursday, fell 1 cm rainfall. How many liters of water fell to rectangular garden with dimensions of 22 m x 35 m?
  • Christmas
    christmas_1 Father said: "exactly after 56 hours we will sit down to Christmas Eve table" How was and what time it was when Father said this sentence? The Christmas Eve table they sit down at exactly 6 PM hour.
  • Jam
    dzem Jar with jam weighs 800 grams. Jam weighs three times as much as the empty glass. What is the weight of jam that is in the glass?
  • Alcohol mixture
    roztoky_1 From 55% and 80% alcohol we have to produce 0.2 kg of 60% alcohol. How many of them do we use in solution?
  • Copper plate
    plech Calculate the thickness of the copper plate with a density 8.7 g/cm³ measuring 1.5 meters and 80 cm and its weight is 3.65 kg
  • 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?
  • Two monuments
    mapka The distance between two historical monuments on a map with a scale of 1: 500000 is 48 mm. Find the actual distance between these monuments in km.

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