Volume - math word problems

  1. Jared's room painting
    painter Jared wants to paint his room. The dimensions of the room are 12 feet by 15 feet, and the walls are 9 feet high. There are two windows that measure 6 feet by 5 feet each. There are two doors, whose dimensions are 30 inches by 6 feet each. If a gallon of p
  2. Two water containers
    watertank In the first container, there are 200 m3 of water and in the second 40 m3. The first container will flow down at a rate of 10 m3 water per hour. At the same time flows to the second rate of 5 m3 per hour. After how many hours there will be three times les
  3. The glass
    glass 1 m3 of glass weighs 2600 kg. Calculate the weight of the glass glazing panel with dimensions of 2.5 m and 3.8 m if the thickness of the glass is 0.8 cm
  4. Base of prism
    hranol3b The base of the perpendicular prism is a rectangular triangle whose legs length are at a 3: 4 ratio. The height of the prism is 2cm smaller than the larger base leg. Determine the volume of the prism if its surface is 468 cm2.
  5. Bucket
    vedro How many 5-liter buckets do you have to pour into a 0.2 m3 container to make it full?
  6. Three pumps together
    pumps One pump fills the tank in 1.5 hours, the second in 2 hours, and the third in 3 hours 20 minutes. How many minutes will the tank fill with three pumps if they work simultaneously?
  7. Pebble
    koule_krychle The aquarium with internal dimensions of the bottom 40 cm × 35 cm and a height of 30 cm is filled with two-thirds of water. Calculate how many millimeters the water level in the aquarium rises by dipping a pebble-shaped sphere with a diameter of 18 cm.
  8. Steel tube
    pipe1 The steel tube has an inner diameter of 4 cm and an outer diameter of 4.8 cm. The density of the steel is 7800 kg/m3. Calculate its length if it weighs 15 kg.
  9. Aquarium
    akvarko The box-shaped aquarium is 40 cm high; the bottom has dimensions of 70 cm and 50 cm. Simon wanted to create an exciting environment for the fish, so he fixed three pillars to the bottom. They all have the shape of a cuboid with a square base. The base edg
  10. Three-quarters of its volume
    bazen2 The pool has a block shape with a length of 8m, a width of 5.3m and a depth of 1.5m. How many hl of water is in it if it is filled to three-quarters of its volume?
  11. Diameter of a cylinder
    cylinder I need to calculate the cylinder volume with a height of 50 cm and a diameter of 30 cm.
  12. Gasoline-oil ratio
    fuel-pump The manufacturer of a scooter engine recommends a gasoline-oil fuel mixture ratio of 15 to 1. In a particular garage, we can buy pure gasoline and a gasoline-oil mixture, which is 75% gasoline. How much gasoline and how much of the gasoline-oil mix do w
  13. Aquarium
    akvarko I have an aquarium that is 100 cm long and 40 cm wide and 40 cm in height. We fill it with water. How much will it weigh?
  14. Ratio of volumes
    cylinder If the heights of two cylindrical drums are in the ratio 7:8 and their base radii are in the ratio 4:3. What is the ratio of their volumes?
  15. Three tributaries
    bazen It is possible to fill the pool with three tributaries. The first would take 12 hours, the second 15 hours, and the third 20 hours. The day before the summer season began, the manager opened all three tributaries simultaneously. How long did it take to fi
  16. Lateral surface area
    kuzel2 The ratio of the area of the base of the rotary cone to its lateral surface area is 3: 5. Calculate the surface and volume of the cone, if its height v = 4 cm.
  17. Sphere VS
    gule Find the surface and volume of a sphere that has a radius of 2 dm.
  18. Sphere radius
    SpheresDiff The radius of the sphere we reduce by 1/3 of the original radius. How much percent does the volume and surface of the sphere change?
  19. A sculptor
    statue A sculptor is duplicating a statue based on an original statue. If the scale factor of the replication is 3.2, will the new statue be larger or smaller than the original statue (enter 1 = larger, 0= smaller)
  20. Metal tube
    pipe2 Calculate the metal tube mass 8dm long with the outer radius 5cm and the inner radius 4.5cm and 1cm3 of this metal is 9.5g.

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