Volume - math word problems

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  • Quadrangular pyramid
    pyramid_4s_1 The regular quadrangular pyramid has a base length of 6 cm and a side edge length of 9 centimeters. Calculate its volume and surface area.
  • Container
    cubes3_9 The container-shaped box with internal dimensions of 3.9 m, 3.25 m and 2.6 m was completely filled with goods in the same cubic boxes. How long edge could this box have?
  • Prism
    prism The volume of tetrahedral prism is 2.43 m3. Base of prism is a parallelogram in which a side 2,5dm and height ha = 18cm. Calculate the height of the prism.
  • Pharmacy
    lekarna At the pharmacy are in one container 20% solution in the second 50% solution of disinfectant. They need to prepare 4 L of 48-percent solution. What amount of solution from each container is needed to mix?
  • Sea water
    sea_1 Seawater contains about 4.3% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 5 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.8% salt?
  • Rotation
    cone_1 The right triangle with legs 11 cm and 18 cm rotate around the longer leg. Calculate the volume and surface area of the formed cone.
  • Gasoline
    kanyster 35 l of gasoline is to be divided into four canisters so that in the third canister was 5 l less than the first canister, the fourth canister 10 l more than in the third canister and the second canister half what in the first canister. How many liters of
  • Alcohol from potatoes
    zemiaky2 In the distillery, 10 hl of alcohol can make from 8 t of potatoes. The rectangular field with dimensions of 600 m and 200 m had a yield of 20 t of potatoes per hectare. How many square meters of area are potatoes grown to obtain one liter of alcohol?
  • Wax candles
    sviecka A company makes wax candles in the shape of a cylinder. Each candle has a diameter of 4 inches and a height of 7 inches. If the company used 7561.12 in3 of wax, how many candles did it make? Use 3.14, and do not round your answer
  • Right circular cone
    cut-cone The volume of a right circular cone is 5 liters. Calculate the volume of the two parts into which the cone is divided by a plane parallel to the base, one-third of the way down from the vertex to the base.
  • Stones in aquarium
    akvarko_15 In an aquarium with a length of 2 m, 1.5 m wide and 2.5 m deep, the water is up to three-quarters of the depth. Can we place 2m cubic meters of stones in the aquarium without spilling water? (0 = no, 1 = yes)
  • Support colum
    pillar-diamond Calculate the volume and surface of the support column that is shaped as perpendicular quadrangular prism whose base is a rhombus with a diagonals u1 = 102 cm u2 = 64 cm. Column height is 1. 5m.
  • Triangular prism,
    prism3s The regular triangular prism, whose edges are identical, has a surface of 2514 cm ^ 2 (square). Find the volume of this body in cm3 (l).
  • Cylinders
    cylinders Area of the side of two cylinders is same rectangle of 33 mm × 18 mm. Which cylinder has a larger volume and by how much?
  • Regular hexagonal prism
    hexagon_prism2 Calculate the volume of a regular hexagonal prism whose body diagonals are 24cm and 25cm long.
  • Container
    valec2_5 The container has a cylindrical shape the base diameter 0.8 m and the area of the base is equal to the area of the wall. How many liters of water can we pour into the container?
  • The dam
    prehrada-orlik The water reservoir is filled with first tributary for 25 hours second tributary for 35 hours. Some time were both inlets open, then a second tributary closed and the tank was filled in four hours. What time water flowed from both tributaries? (Expressed
  • Railway wagon
    cargo The railway wagon holds 75 m3 load. Wagon can carry a maximum weight of 30 tonnes. What is the maximum density that may have material with which we could fill this whole wagon? b) what amount of peat (density 350 kg/m3) can carry 15 wagons?
  • Air
    air_room_people Room is 35.6 m long, 19.6 dm wide and 591 cm high. How many people can simultaneously be in this room if for hygiene reasons is calculated 5000 dm3 of air per person?
  • Cu thief
    trolleywire_1 The thief stole 121 meters copper wire with cross-section area of 103 mm2. Calculate how much money gets in the scrap redemption, if redeemed copper for 4.6 eur/kg? The density of copper is 8.96 t/m3.

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