# Units - math word problems

- Runners

If John has a running speed of 3.5miles per hour and Lucy has a speed of 5 miles per hour. If John starts running at 10:00 am and Lucy starts running at 10:30 am, at what time will they meet? (as soon as possible) - Volume of wood

Every year, at the same time, an increase in the volume of wood in the forest is measured. The increase is regularly p% compared to the previous year. If in 10 years the volume of wood has increased by 10%, what is the number p? - Power line pole

From point A, the power line pole is seen at an angle of 18 degrees. From point B to which we get when going from point A 30m away from the column at an angle of 10 degrees. Find the height of the power pole. - Growth of wood

The annual growth of wood in the forest is estimated at 2%. In how many years will make the forest volume double? - Lemonade

Iva added one liter of 100% fruit juice to 3 liters of water. She left two liters of it for Alice and Beata. She added two more liters of water to the remain two liters of lemonade and offered it to other friends. a. What percentage of juice did Alena an - Aircraft angines

The two engines of the aircraft are enough to supply the fuel for five hours of operation. However, one of the engines has a malfunction and thus consumes one-third more fuel. How long can the plane be in the air before it runs out of fuel? After an hour - Quadrilateral prism

Calculate the volume (V) and the surface (S) of a regular quadrilateral prism whose height is 28.6 cm and the deviation of the body diagonal from the base plane is 50°. - Triangular prism,

The regular triangular prism, whose edges are identical, has a surface of 2514 cm ^ 2 (square). Find the volume of this body in cm^{3}(l). - Steps

Find the height between the two floors if you know that the number of steps between the two floors is 18, the gradient is 30º and the length of the step is 28.6 cm. Report the result in centimeters to the nearest centimeter. - Mortage hypo loan

The Jonáš family decided to buy an older apartment, which cost EUR 30,000. They found EUR 17,000 and took the loan with the bank for the remaining amount. What interest did they receive if they repay this amount for 15 years at EUR 120 per month? - Wines

Eleven liters of white wine and eight liters of red wine cost a total of 1315 kc. 1 liter of white wine was 10 kc cheaper than a liter of red wine. How much is 1 liter of white and how much red wine? - Worker's performance

15 workers paint 180 m fence in 3 days. In how many days will 9 workers paint a 360 m fence? We assume that each worker have the same, constant and unchangeable performance. - Marlon

Marlon drew a scale drawing of a summer camp. In real life, the sand volleyball court is 8 meters wide. It is 4 centimeters wide in the drawing. What is the drawing's scale factor? Simplify your answer and write it as a ratio, using a colon. - Water container

The cube-shaped container is filled to two-thirds of its height. If we pour 18 liters, it will be filled to three-fifths of the height. What is the volume of the whole container? - Profitable company

Three businessman decide to open up their own company. They agree to distribute the yearly profits made in the same ratio as their initial investments. They invest R 50 000, R 75 000 and R25 000, respectively. The profit made by the company in the first y - Fast tourists

If three tourists pass the route in 5 hours, how long will the same route take six equally fast tourists? - The bakery

The bakery baked 325 cakes from 25kg flour. How many kg of flour do they need to bake 195 pieces of such cakes? - Playground

On the special playground, there are 81 square sectors, each with a side of 5 m. How many players can fit on the playground if each player needs a 75 m^{2}area to play? - Half-filled

A cylindrical pot with a diameter of 24 cm is half-filled with water. How many centimeters will the level rise if we add a liter of water to it? - Altitude difference

What a climb in per mille of the hill long 4 km and the altitude difference is 6 meters?

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