Latest word problems - page 12
- Calories 2
Ben eats approximately 2400 calories per day. His wife Sarah eats 5/8 as much. How many calories does Sarah eat per day?
- A screen
A screen is 1680 x 1050 pixels. What are the coordinates (and size in pixels) of an centered area which is exactly 33% of the screen size?
- Ten cashiers
Ten cashiers are open at Tesco. Customers wait an average of 15 minutes. How many other cashiers have to open to reduce the waiting time by 4 minutes?
The boy collected coins with value 5 CZK and 2 CZK when he had 50 pieces saved 190 CZK. How many he has each type of coin?
- Equivalent fractions
Are these two fractions equivalent -4/9 and 11/15?
- Right triangle
Ladder 16 feet reaches up 14 feet on a house wall. The 90-degree angle at the base of the house and wall. What are the other two angles or the length of the leg of the yard?
- Conference 2
9 people attended a conference on behalf of their company. The conference fee was £520 per person and the company paid a total of £856 in travel costs for the 9 people. How much did the conference cost the company altogether?
- The pot
The pot is a cylinder with a volume of V = 7l and an inner diameter of d = 20cm. Find its depth.
- The cube
The cube has an edge of 25 cm. We cut it into small cubes of 5 cm long side. How many of these little ones left when we build a new cube of 20 cm in length?
- Cows and calves
There are 168 cows and calves in the cowshed. Cows are in nine stalls and calves in four stalls. Same count cows are in every cow stall and three more in each calf stall than in a cow stall. What is the capacity of the stalls for cows and what for calves?
- Red diplomas
He numbers of students with honors in 2013 and 2014 are in ratio 40:49. How big is the year-on-year percentage increase?
- Sheep and cows
There are only sheep and cows on the farm. Sheep is eight more than cows. The number of cows is half the number of sheep. How many animals live on the farm?
- STRESSED word
Each letter in STRESSED is printed on identical cards, one letter per card and assembled in random order. Calculate the probability that the cards spell DESSERTS when assembled.
- Mixing Celsius and Fahrenheit
Add up three temperatures: 5°F +6°F +0°C
Of the 26 pupils in the classroom, 12 boys and 14 girls, four representatives are picked to the odds of being: a) all the girls b) three girls and one boy c) there will be at least two boys
- Spherical cap
Place a part of the sphere on a 4.6 cm cylinder so that the surface of this section is 20 cm2. Determine the radius r of the sphere from which the spherical cap was cut.
- Inlet minus outlet
Water flows into the tank through two pipes and flows out of the third pipe spontaneously. The pipe A itself would fill the tank in 3 hours, the pipe B itself would fille in 4 hours, and the pipe C itself would flow out in 12 hours. How long will the tank.
- Cube root
For 13, Sam wrote 2891 instead of the correct cube number. By how much was he wrong?
In the 19th century, bicycles did not have a chain drive, and the pedals were connected directly to the wheel axis. This wheel diameter gradually increased until the so-called high bicycles (velocipedes) with a front wheel diameter of up to 1.5 meters, whi
- Three workplaces
How many ways can we divide nine workers into three workplaces if they need four workers in the first workplace, 3 in the second workplace and 2 in the third?