# Work + velocity - practice problems

#### Number of problems found: 17

- Cable car

The cable car will carry 1280 passengers in 40 minutes. How many people will be transported in 2.5 hours? - 3 pupils

3 pupils cleaned 10 meters of the stream in 1 hour. How many meters of the stream will clean 18 students in 4 hours? - Baking muffins

Aunt Polly is baking muffins at a speed of 4 muffins per minute. Tom comes into the kitchen when Aunt Polly has 12 muffins, and begins to eat these muffins at a speed of 6 muffins per minute. When he finally leaves the kitchen, there are 4 muffins at the - Two water containers

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 - Working alone

Tom and Chandri are doing household chores. Chandri can do the work twice as fast as Tom. If they work together, they can finish the work in 5 hours. How long does it take Tom working alone to do the same work? - Hay bags

4 cows eat 16 hay bags in 5 days. How many bags will eat 5 cows in 7 days? - Working together

One worker performs work in 3 days, the second in 5 days. How much do they work together? - Pond

A pond with two open floodgates will emptied in 20 days. A larger floodgate will emptied whole pond in 30 days. For how long would he be emptied with a smaller floodgate. - 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? - Sawmill factory

Peter works in the factory. The bus stop is 10 km from the factory. Therefore, always when the bus arrives for Peter, the driver leaves factory and takes him to work. They are coming at the saw exactly at 8:00. Today the bus arrived 11 minutes earlier and - Timber log

The ship goes from point x to y. Downstream it takes 4 hours, upstream 6 hours. How long does it take from a point x to y a log? - Workers

Ten workers must pave road street for 22 working days. After four days were for speeding up work added two more workers. a) After how many work days now workers completes the paved road? b) How many working days it took a total paved road? - 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? - Copiers

The new copier copying a folder of papers 5 min. faster than the old. The operator used new, but out of toner and exchange took 5 min. In that time copied on the old. The whole work has been done for 9 min. How long would the work done only by old copier? - Blueberries

Marie earns 3 liters of blueberries for 3.4 hours, Peter 2.4 liters for 2.9 hours. How long have earns together one liter? - Machines

In the workshop are three machines. The first is treated 250 parts for 4.7 hours, the second is treated 300 parts for 1.9 hours, and the third is treated 230 parts for 4.6 hours. How long will it take to make 3100 parts if worked all three machines at the - Pipes

The water pipe has a cross-section 1087 cm². An hour has passed 960 m³ of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm² per 9 hours if water flows the same speed?

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