Units - math word problems

  1. The cellar
    X Mr Novák has a cellar and a cellar window in the chalet has 0.6 meter square window. The window wishes to place an X-shaped grid in a square. He uses iron welded bars. Calculate the lengths of individual bars and what the total length of the bars he has
  2. Reduce of the volume
    cubes Calculate how many % reduce the volume of the cube is we reduced length of each edge by 10%.
  3. Grass garden
    koseni Mr. Grass would itself be mowed garden for 5 hours. His son Michael could do it for 7 hours. They agreed that they wake up at 5 am and begins to mow together. Ms. Grass needs drive into town at 8.30. Michael says that at that time they're done with work.
  4. Cube volume
    cube6 The cube has a surface of 384 cm2. Calculate its volume.
  5. Percitipation - meteo
    percipitation Do you have any tip for calc percitipation on a lnd ? Example on 2 ha falls to 5 mm, how many cubic meters is it?
  6. Population
    population_2 What is the population of the city with 3% annual growth, if in 10 years the city will have 60,000 residents?
  7. Ethernet cable
    EthernetCable Charles and George are passionate gamers and live in houses that are exactly opposite each other across the street, so they can see each other through the windows. They decided that their computers will connect the telephone cable in order to play games t
  8. Mountain railway
    semmering Height difference between points A, B of railway line is 38.5 meters, their horizontal distance is 3.5 km. Determine average climb in permille up the track.
  9. TV diagonal
    tv_diagonal Diagonal TV is 0.56 m long, how big the television sreen is if the aspect ratio is 16:9?
  10. Euros
    bicycles Peter, Jane and Thomas have together € 550. Tomas has 20 euros more than Jane, Peter € 150 less than Thomas. Determine how much has each of them.
  11. Hexagon - MO
    6uholnik_nepravidelny The picture shows the ABCD square, the EFGD square and the HIJD rectangle. Points J and G lie on the side CD and is true |DJ|
  12. Tetrahedral pyramid
    pyramid_4s Calculate the volume and surface of the regular tetrahedral pyramid if content area of the base is 20 cm2 and deviation angle of the side edges from the plane of the base is 60 degrees.
  13. Divide money
    zlomky Divide 1200 USD at a ratio of 1:2:3:4:5:6:9:10
  14. Coffee
    arabica_robusta Coffee merchant has coffee robusta and arabica species. 1 kg Robusta worth 450 CZK, Arabica 1 kg is 300 CZK more expensive. Calculate how many kilograms of Robusta and Arabica will need to produce 30 kg of the mixture so that the mixture cost is 490 CZK
  15. Land areas
    land Two land areas is 244 m2. The first parcel is 40 m2 less than twice of the second one. What have acreage of each parcel?
  16. Mass
    tubes 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.
  17. Nine balls
    vahy Imagine that you have exactly the same appearance nine balls of which one has a greater mass than the other. You have isosceles weights. Post a procedure as you would using a weights to discover heavier balls. How many measurements at least you have to do
  18. Inclined plane
    naklonena_rovina On the inclined plane with an angle of inclination of 30 ° we will put body (fixed point) with mass 2 kg. Determine the acceleration of the body motion on an inclined plane.
  19. Container
    konva How many three-quarters liters jar fill 30 liters container?
  20. Coal storage
    sklady The coal storage distribute received coal shipment within three days. The first day distribute third of the shipments, the second day of two-fifths of the rest and the third day 300 tons of coal. How many tons of coal distributed first and second day?

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