Velocity + ratio - math problems

Number of problems found: 34

  • Change per hour
    On Sunday, the temperature was 63 degrees at 2 pm. The temperature was then 72 degrees at 5 pm. What is the rate of change per hour?
  • Three roads
    The three boys moved from start to finish on three different routes A, B, C, always at the same time. Adam drove road A 1500 m long on a scooter. Blake walked route B 600 m long on foot. Cyril got on a scooter on route C after a 90 m walk, then he left th
  • On the
    On the map of Europe made at 1: 4000000, Bratislava and Paris' distance is 28 cm. At what time an airplane flying 800 km/h will fly this journey?
  • Rate 3
    A liquid is heated at a rate of 5 degrees Celsius per minute. If the temperature now is at 39 degrees Celsius, how long will the temperature by 94 degrees Celsius?
  • Two trains
    Two trains departed from City A and City B against each other. They met after some time. The first train then took 9 hours to reach city B, and the second train took 4 hours to reach city A. In what proportion were the train speeds?
  • Cheetah vs antelope
    When the cheetah began chasing the antelope, the distance between them was 120 meters. Although the antelope was running at 72km/h, the cheetah caught up with it in 12 seconds. What speed was the cheetah running?
  • Tourist
    A tourist walked an average speed of 3.5 km/h route in 6 hours. Calculate how many hours he would have passed at an average speed of 5.5 km/h.
  • Two gears
    A large gear will be used to turn a smaller gear. The large gear will make 75 revolutions per minute. The smaller gear must make 384 revolutions per minute. Find the smallest number of teeth each gear could have. [Hint: Use either GCF or LCM. ]
  • Hay bags
    4 cows eat 16 hay bags in 5 days. How many bags will eat 5 cows in 7 days?
  • Journey 5
    A man has to do a journey of 84km in 3 hours. He travels the first 30km at 20km/hr. At what rate must he travel the remaining distance to complete his journey on time?
  • Temperature 5
    Temperature outside starts at 0 Fahrenheit. Over time the temperature changes at a rate of -0.6 Fahrenheit per hour. How long will it take for the temperature to reach -4.5 Fahrenheit?
  • Highway
    Six trucks will be used to build the roadside 18 days. After 3 days, two more trucks were sent to build. How long will it take for material move?
  • Sputnik
    The first Earth satellite was flying at speed 8000 m/s. At that rate he circled the earth in 82 minutes. Jet flies at an average speed 800 km/h. How long would it take circle the earth round?
  • Sprinter
    Sprinter runs the relay 4 x 400 m to the handover at a speed of 42 km/h. A second runner is at the start of the handover area 20 m long and runs when it is the first sprinter at a distance of 10 m. Calculate the speed at which the second runner must run t
  • Supermarket cashiers
    When at the supermarket are opened only 2 cash people waiting in the front approximately 12 minutes. How many will shorten the average waiting time in a front where supermarket open another three cashiers?
  • Hurry - rush
    At an average speed 7 km/h, I will come from the school to the bus stop for 30 minutes. How fast I need to go if I need to get to the bus stop in 21 minutes?
  • Velocity ratio
    Determine the ratio at which the fluid velocity in different parts of the pipeline (one part has a diameter of 5 cm and the other has a diameter of 3 cm), when you know that at every point of the liquid is the product of the area of tube [S] and the fluid
  • Pumps
    Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo
  • Translations
    If I am going to translate the book six pages per day. Suppose I translate it four days earlier than if I translated five pages a day. If I translate four pages a day, I translate it for how many days.....?
  • Speedometer
    The speedometer of a car reads 66 km/h. It's accurate to within 4.1% What is the maximum possible error?

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