# Work word problems

Work Problems are word problems that involve different people doing work together but at different rates. Another problem involves pipes filling up a tank. Another name for these problems is working together word problems.We suggest solving

**working together word problems**with the proportion. If we can complete a task in t hours, we can complete 1/t of the task in one hour.

#### Number of problems found: 683

- Horizontal 82197

A cyclist rides along a horizontal path at a constant speed, overcoming a total resistance force of 20 N. What work does he do on a 5 km track? - Supply 82149

The water supply is enough for 12 horses for 16 days. How many horses will this supply of water last for 12 days? - Frac simplest form

A) Write 1 8/9 as an improper fraction in its simplest form. B) Use your answer to work out 5 / (1 8/9) - Together 82027

Eva sews a costume in 6 hours, Ivana in 8 hours, and Monika in 4 hours. How long will it take them to make the costume if they work together? - Afforestation 81997

During afforestation, two workers planted 80 seedlings in 2 hours. At the same output, how many seedlings did 6 workers plant in 5 hours? - Acquaintances 81901

One liter of oil is enough for mom, dad, and son for 20 days. How many days will pass if 2 acquaintances come to visit? - Work

2/5 of the employees in a company drive to work, 1/3 travel by bus, and the rest walk. Find the fraction of those who walk. - Identical 81873

Three identical pumps empty the tank in 1.8 hours. How long will it take 5 pumps to empty this tank? - Municipal 81852

Six workers repair 48 meters of municipal road in 2 days. How many days will 3 workers with the same output repair 60 meters of the road? - Friends 81769

Four guys would finish washing cars at a gas station in 4 hours. After one hour, two more friends come to help them. How long will it take to finish the car wash? - Machine 81767

Four lathes machine 32 parts in 1 hour. How many parts does 1 turner machine have in 2 hours? - ELECTRICAL 81742

A cooker connected to a 40 V voltage source draws a current of 0.5 A. DOES THE SIZE OF THE ELECTRICAL WORK DETERMINE WHICH COOKER DOES IN 3 MINUTES? - Harvested 81719

Eight hop pickers harvest in 24 days. How many more pickers must be hired if the hops need to be harvested in 16 days? - Basement 81681

After the flood, the Nováks would pump water out of the basement with one pump in 120 minutes, the second in 300 minutes, and the third in 600 minutes. How many minutes will it take them to pump the water out of the basement if they use all the pumps at o - Children 81675

Mikuláš came to hand out gifts on December 6th and found out that he could hand out gifts to five children in 15 minutes with only one helper. How many minutes did they give out gifts to 40 children if Santa called 5 helpers? - Apartment 81654

A woman cleans an apartment in 8 hours and a man in 10 hours. How many hours will they clean together? - Body's 81509

What was the body's mass when it moved along a path of 70 dm and did 1.4 kJ of work? - Cement and sand

Rasmus mixes cement with sand for some repair work. He used 3 5/6 kg of cement and 1/2 kg more sand than cement. In all, he needs 10 kg of the mixture. Does he have enough mixture? If yes, then how much more does it have? If not, then how much more does h - Simultaneously 81441

The tank is filled through three openings, A, B, and C. The simultaneously open inlets A and B are filled in 1 hour, inlets A and C in 45 minutes, and inlets B and C in 1.5 hours. How long would it take to fill each inlet separately? - Tadeo

Tadeo volunteered at the library 6 times as many hours over the weekend as Dylan. Together, they volunteered a total of 14 hours. How many hours did each person volunteer over the weekend? Write a system of equations that represents the situation. Let x r

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