# Units - math word problems

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• Food weight
Stacie is a resident at the medical facility where you work. You are asked to chart the amount of solid food that she consumes. For the noon meal, today she ate 1/2 of a 3-ounce serving of meatloaf, 3/4 of her 3-ounce serving of mashed potatoes, and 1/3 o
• Castle model
The castle model has a cone-shaped roof. The cone side is 45 cm long and the base radius is 27 cm. a) What is the roof volume? b) How many dm2 of wallpaper is used to glue the roof, ie the cone shell? c) What is the weight of the roof if it is made of woo
• Water reservoir
The water reservoir is filled through one inlet 4 hours later than both together, then another inlet 9 hours later than both together. For how long is filled by each separately?
• Gasoline tank 2
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.
• Mushrooms
Fresh mushrooms contain 88% water, dried 14% water. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms should be collected to get 3 kg of dried?
• Rape
The agricultural cooperative harvested 525 ares of rape, of which received 5.6 tons of rape seeds. Calculate the yield per hectare of rape.
• Cubes - diff
Second cubes edge is 2 cm longer than the edge of the first cube. Volume difference blocks is 728 cm3. Calculate the sizes of the edges of the two dice.
• Two trains
There are two trains running the same distance. 1st train will travel it in 7 hours 21minutes. 2nd the train will travel 5 hours 57minutes and 34 seconds and it is 14 km/h faster than the first train. What are speeds of trains and how long is this railway
• Car rent
Rental cars are paid a fixed daily fee plus 16 cents for each kilometer traveled. Samuel want to rent a car for a day and worked out that will pay 175 euros. When paying he got a 20% discount on the daily fee, the cost per kilometer is unchanged. Samuel t
• Tractor wheels
Smaller tractor wheel has a circumference of 3 meters, bigger 4 meters. On what path executes smaller wheel 6 turns over more bigger?
• Cube cut
In the ABCDA'B'C'D'cube, it is guided by the edge of the CC' a plane witch dividing the cube into two perpendicular four-sided and triangular prisms, whose volumes are 3:2. Determine in which ratio the edge AB is divided by this plane.
• Painters
15 painters painted fence for 280 minutes. For how many minutes paint half of this fence 12 painters?
• Diamond
Side length of diamond is 35 cm and the length of the diagonal is 56 cm. Calculate the height and length of the second diagonal.
• Two workers
The first worker would himself completed the work in 8 hours, the other in 6 hours. After two hours of joint work left the first worker to a doctor and other completed work himself. How many hours worked the other worker himself?
• Cosine
The point (8, 6) is on the terminal side of angle θ. cos θ = ?
• Speed of car
In 2 hours 40 mins, a car travels 100km. At what speed is the car traveling?
• Mass
The thickness of a metallic tube is 1cm and its outer radius is 11cm. Find the mass of such 1m long tube, if the density of the metal is 7.5g per cubic cm.
• Sphere
Intersect between plane and a sphere is a circle with a radius of 60 mm. Cone whose base is this circle and whose apex is at the center of the sphere has a height of 34 mm. Calculate the surface area and volume of a sphere.
• Loan 4
Mr santos borrowed Php.18,000 at 1.5% interest for one year. What was the total amount he paid for the end of the 1-year term?
• Traffic collision
When investigating a traffic accident, it was found that the driver stopped the vehicle immediately after the accident by constant braking on a 150 m track in 15 seconds. Do you approve that the driver exceeded the permitted speed (50 km/h) in the village

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