Latest word problems - page 14

1. Family 94 boys are born per 100 girls. Determine the probability that there are two boys in a randomly selected family with three children.
2. Boys and girls There are 11 boys and 18 girls in the classroom. Three pupils will answer. What is the probability that two boys will be among them?
3. Constant motion The car has undergone constant motion 120 km in 1 hour 30 minutes. Determine its average speed. Determine how long car drove in the first 20 minutes and 50 minutes from the start of the move.
4. Pump 680 liters of water were pumped in 8 minutes. How many liters was spent in 56 minutes?
5. Three numbers We have three different non-zero digits. We will create all 3 digits numbers from them to use all 3 figures in each number. We add all the created numbers, and we get the sum of 1554. What were the numbers?
6. Closed drum Find the total surface area of a closed cylindrical drum if it's diameter is 50 cm and height is 45 cm . (π= 3.14)
7. Average height The average height of all pupils is 162 cm. The class teacher's height is 178 cm. The average height of all (teacher and all pupils) is 163 cm. Calculate the number of pupils in the class.
8. Dozen What is the product of 26 and 5? Write the answer in Arabic numeral. Add up the digits. How many of this is in a dozen? Divide #114 by this
9. Completing square Solve the quadratic equation: m2=4m+20 using completing the square method
10. KLM triangle Find the length of the sides of the triangle KLM if m = 5cm height to m = 4.5 cm and size MKL angle is 70 degrees.
11. Balloon and bridge From the balloon, which is 92 m above the bridge, one end of the bridge is seen at a depth angle of 37° and the second end at depth angle 30° 30 '. Calculate the length of the bridge.
12. Company and employees There are 370 employees in the company - women are 15% less than men. How many men work in the company?
13. The smallest number What is the smallest number that can be divided by both 5 and 7
14. This morning This morning it was 80 degrees F outside the temperature increased 12 degrees F. What is the temperature now? In January, 2 liters of lemonade were sold for CZK 24, while in February, 2.5 liters of lemonade sold at same price. How much percent was 1 liter of lemonade cheaper in February than in January?
16. Pumps After the floods, four equally powerful pumps exhausted water from the flooded cellar in 6 hours. How many hours would take a drained out with three equally powerful pumps?
17. Average temperature The average temperature from Monday to Sunday was 40.5 and the average temperature from Monday to Saturday was 42.8. What was the temperature on Sunday?
18. Seven times Which number seven times is just as higher as 27, how much is smaller than 29?
19. Find the sum Find the sum of all natural numbers from 1 and 100, which are divisible by 2 or 5
20. The temperature The temperature at 1:00 was 10 F. Between 1:00 and 2:00, the temperature dropped 15F. Between 2:00 and 3:00, the temperature rose 3F. What is the temperature at 3:00?

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