Units - math word problems

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  • Mine
    bana What is temperature in the mine at a depth of 1160 m, where at depth 9 m is 11°C and every 100 m, the temperature increases by 0.7°C?
  • The tourist
    bus27_16 The tourist traveled 190km in 5 hours. Part of the journey passed at 5 km/h. The rest he went by bus at a speed of 60 km/h. How long has a bus gone?
  • Glass mosaic
    6gon How many dm2 glass is nessesary to produc 97 slides of a regular 6-gon, whose side has length 21 cm? Assume that cutting glass waste is 10%.
  • Children's pool
    bazen2_17 Children's pool at the swimming pool is 10m long, 5m wide and 50cm deep. Calculate: (a) how many m2 of tiles are needed for lining the perimeter walls of the pool? (b) how many hectoliters of water will fit into the pool?
  • Mixing water
    teplomer_17 The 30-liter container should we fill with water at 60 degrees Celsius. How many liters of water 80 degrees C hot and how many liters of water 20 degrees Celsius warm we have to mix?
  • Ladder
    rebrik33_4 Adam placed the ladder of the house, the upper end reaching to the window at the height of 3.6m, and the lower end standing on level ground and was distant from a wall of 1.5m. What is the length of the ladder?
  • Wide field
    field The field is 203 meters wide 319 meter long, what is the greater length of the rope by which length and width can be measured and find the exact number of time.
  • Gasoline consumption Skoda MB
    Skoda_120 Consumption of cars for 100 km is 6.6 liters of gasoline 1 liter of gasoline costs € 1.274. How many euro grandfather spent when the car travelled 321 km.
  • Seeds
    kombajn-zito The field has a rectangular shape with dimensions of 128 m and 350 m. How many kg of seed are needed for sowing if the 1 m2 will consume 25 g of seeds?
  • Cars motion
    AB From point A car start at the speed of 90 km/h. Against it departs from the point B at the same time another car at 60 km/h. For how long and where they met if the distance between A and B is 180 km?
  • The pot
    hrniec The pot is in 1/3 filled with water. Bottom of the pot has an area of ​​329 cm2. How many centimeters rises water level in the pot after add 1.2 liters of water?
  • Triangle ABC
    triangles_3 Calculate the sides of triangle ABC with area 1404 cm2 and if a: b: c = 12:7:18
  • AL wire
    vaha2 What is the weight of an aluminum wire 250 m long with a diameter of 2 mm, if the density of aluminum is p = 2700 kg/m cubic. Determine to the nearest gram.
  • The wellbore
    water The wellbore has a tributary of 2 m3 per hour. When there is no tapping, there are a stable 28 liters of water in the well. The pump suction basket is at the bottom of the well. At 14.00, the water was pumped out at a rate of 0.5 liters of water every se
  • Volcano
    volcano The crater of a volcano is approximately in the shape of a cone of a base 3.1416 sq. Mi. The crater's depth is 1500 ft. How many cubic yards of earth would be required to fill this cavity?
  • Trapezoid thirds
    lichobeznik_mo_z8_3 The ABCD trapezoid with the parallel sides of the AB and the CD and the E point of the AB side. The segment DE divides the trapezoid into two parts with the same area. Find the length of the AE line segment.
  • Cows
    cow_3 Agricultural cooperative has increased the number of housed cows by 14% to 285 units. By how many cows increased agricultural cooperative the number of cows?
  • Cyclist vs car
    car2 Cyclist rode out of the city at 18 km/h. 1 hour 30 minutes behind him started car and caught up with the cyclist in 50 minutes. How fast was driving the car? Where (what kilometer) from the city car overtook a cyclist?
  • Wood
    wood_cube Wood cube with edge 11 cm weights 0.753 kg. What weight have 10, 100 and 1000 these cubes?
  • Sector
    vysec The perimeter of a circular sector with an angle 1.8 rad is 64 cm. Determine the radius of the circle from which the sector comes.

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