# Units - math word problems

- Third of an hour

How many minutes is a third of an hour? Do you know to determine a third of the lesson hour (45min)? - Tractors

5 tractors will plow the field for 8 hours. In 2 hours, 1 tractor broke down. How long do the remaining tractors complete the plow? - Three points 2

The three points A(3, 8), B(6, 2) and C(10, 2). The point D is such that the line DA is perpendicular to AB and DC is parallel to AB. Calculate the coordinates of D. - Discount

The dress was discounted by CZK 115, which was 12% of the original price. What is the cost of the dress after the discount? - Temperature 2

Sunday's high temperature was 3 degrees higher than Saturday's. On Monday, the temperature fell 5 degrees, then rose 7 degrees on Tuesday and 4 more on Wednesday. Then it fell 17 degrees to a record low of 31 on Thursday. What was the temperature on Saturd - CuSO4 mixture

How many grams of solid CuSO4 we have to add to 450g of 15% CuSO4 solution to produce a 25% solution? - Christmas

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. - Children's pool

Children's pool at the swimming pool is 10m long, 5m wide and 50cm deep. Calculate: (a) how many m^{2}of tiles are needed for lining the perimeter walls of the pool? (b) how many hectoliters of water will fit into the pool? - Diagonals of a rhombus 2

One diagonal of a rhombus is greater than other by 4 cm . If the area of the rhombus is 96 cm^{2}, find the side of the rhombus. - Car driver

The car driver is in town A and is scheduled to be in town B at a specified hour. If it travels at an average speed of 50km/h, it will arrive in city B 30 minutes later. But if he travels at an average speed of 70km/h, he would arrive half an hour earlier - The train

The train passed the observer in the 20s and passed through a 1500m tunnel in 2 minutes. Calculate the speed (km/h) and train length. - Three painters

One painter would have painted the fence for 15 hours, the second in 12 hours. The plot had to be painted in four hours, so they called the third one, and all worked together. For what time would the third painter paint fence the fence alone? - Two pipes

How long will the pool be filled with a double supply pipe if it takes the pool to fill the first pipe by 4 hours longer and the second pipe 9 hours longer than both pipes open at the same time? - Peroxide

How many ml 30% of peroxide (H2O2) should be poured into 100ml H2O to give a 20% solution? - Bus vs train

Milada took the bus and the journey took 55 minutes. Jarmila was 1h 20 min by train. They arrived in Prague at the same time 10h45 min. At what time did each have to go out? - Two pumps together

The first pump will fill the tank itself in 3 hours and the second one in 6 hours. How many hours will the tank be full if both pumps are worked at the same time? - Children playground

The playground has the shape of a trapezoid, the parallel sides have a length of 36 m and 21 m, the remaining two sides are 14 m long and 16 m long. Determine the size of the inner trapezoid angles. - Orlík hydroelectric plant

The Orlík hydroelectric power plant, built in 1954-1961, consists of four Kaplan turbines. For each of them, the water with a flow rate of Q = 150 m^{3}/s is supplied with a flow rate of h = 70.5 m at full power. a) What is the total installed power of the p - Together 3

If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together? - Water tank

A 288 hectoliter of water was poured into the tank with dimensions 12 m and 6 m bottom and 2 m depth. What part of the volume of the tank water occupied? Calculate the surface of tank wetted with water.

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