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- Alcohol from potatoes
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?
- 1 page
1 page is torn from the book. The sum of the page numbers of all the remaining pages is 15,000. What numbers did the pages have on the page that was torn from the book?
- An observer
An observer standing west of the tower sees its top at an altitude angle of 45 degrees. After moving 50 meters to the south, he sees its top at an altitude angle of 30 degrees. How tall is the tower?
Determine the coordinates of the vertices and the content of the parallelogram, the two sides of which lie on the lines 8x + 3y + 1 = 0, 2x + y-1 = 0 and the diagonal on the line 3x + 2y + 3 = 0
How many matches will be played in a football tournament in which there are two groups of 5 teams if one match is played in groups with each other and the group winners play a match for the overall winner of the tournament?
- Trip with compass
During the trip, Peter went 5 km straight north from the cottage, then 12 km west and finally returned straight to the cottage. How many kilometers did Peter cover during the whole trip?
- A bottle
A bottle full of cola weighs 1,320 g. If we drink three-tenths of it, it will weigh 1,008g. How much does an empty bottle weigh?
- Divide in ratio
Line segment AB 12 cm long divide in a ratio of 5: 3. How long are the individual parts?
- The sum
The sum of five consecutive odd numbers is 75. Find out the sum of the second and fourth of them.
- Save trees
25 tons of old paper will save 1,600 trees. How many tons of paper is needed to save the 32 trees in the park?
- Aquarium height
How high does the water in the aquarium reach, if there are 36 liters of water in it? The length of the aquarium is 60 cm and the width is 4 dm.
- Pizza palace
Josh is at Enzo's pizza palace. He can sit at a table with 5 of his friends or at a different table with seven of his friends. The same size pizza is shared equally among the people at each table. At which table should Josh sit to get more pizza? (write a
- The tower
The observer sees the base of the tower 96 meters high at a depth of 30 degrees and 10 minutes and the top of the tower at a depth of 20 degrees and 50 minutes. How high is the observer above the horizontal plane on which the tower stands?
- Concrete hatch
The concrete hatch for a round well has a diameter of 1300 mm and a thickness of 80 mm. Determine its weight in kg if the density of the concrete is 2545 kg/m3
- Finite arithmetic sequence
How many numbers should be inserted between the numbers 1 and 25 so that all numbers create a finite arithmetic sequence and that the sum of all members of this group is 117?
- Motorcycle engine
The motorcycle engine has a constant power of 1.2 kW for 0.5 hours. How much work does the engine do? Express work in kWh and Ws units.
- Three examples per-mille
A. Calculate 1.5 ‰ from 4.5 liters of blood. Express the result in milliliters. B. Calculate three ‰ from € 50,000. C. The tray they brought breakfast to the landlord's bed is made of an alloy that contains 830 ‰ of silver. How much silver did they use
- Inclined plane
1. How much work W we have to do to pull a body weighing 200 kg along an inclined plane with a length of 4 m to a total height of 1.5 m. 2. Find the force we need to exert to do this if we neglect frictional resistance. 3. Find the force we would need i
- Prime factors
Factor the number 6600 into the product of prime numbers.
- Spherical segment
Calculate the volume of a spherical segment 18 cm high. The diameter of the lower base is 80 cm, the upper base 60 cm.