Latest word problems - page 16
- Lee is
Lee is 8 years more than twice Park's age, 4 years ago, Lee was three times as old. How old was Lee 4 years ago?
- Rectangular plot
The dimensions of a rectangular plot are (x+1)m and (2x-y)m. If the sum of x and y is 3m and the perimeter of the plot is 36m. Find the area of the diagonal of the plot.
- Rectangular triangle
The lengths of the rectangular triangle sides with a longer leg 12 cm form an arithmetic sequence. What is the area of the triangle?
- Tangent spheres
A sphere with a radius of 1 m is placed in the corner of the room. What is the largest sphere size that fits into the corner behind it? Additional info: Two spheres are placed in a corner of a room. The spheres are each tangent to the walls and floor and
- Three shooters
Three shooters shoot, each one time, on the same target. The first hit the target with a probability of 0.7; second with a probability of 0.8 and a third with a probability of 0.9. What is the probability to hit the target: a) just once b) at least once c
- Rectangular field
A rectangular field has a diagonal of length 169m. If the length and width are in the ratio 12:5. Find the dimensions of the field, the perimeter of the field and the area of the field.
- Internet anywhere
In school, 60% of pupils have access to the internet at home. A group of 8 students is chosen at random. Find the probability that a) exactly 5 have access to the internet. b) At least 6 students have access to the internet
Which decimals when subtracted equal 3.89: a - b = 3.89
- Soccer team
Hilahs soccer team is trying to raise $2414 to travel to a tournament in Florida, so they decided to host a pancake for the breakfast. How many people need to attend their breakfast in order to raise $2414, if profit per one pancake is $1.5?
- Tetrahedral pyramid
Calculate the surface S and the volume V of a regular tetrahedral pyramid with the base side a = 5 m and a body height of 14 m.
- Diameter of a cylinder
The diameter of the cylinder is 42 cm. How many times does the cylinder turn on a 66m long track?
400 employees cast their votes in a board member election that has only 2 candidates. 120 people vote for candidate A, while half of the remaining voters abstain. How many votes does candidate B receive?
- Children playground
The playground has the shape of a trapezoid, the parallel sides have a length of 36 m and 21 m, the remaining two sides are 14 m long and 16 m long. Determine the size of the inner trapezoid angles.
Mang Elio went to his laboratory at 7:00am And recorded that the temperature was 11.07°C. At lunchtime, the temperature rose by 27.9°C but dropped by 8.05°C at 5:00 PM. What was the temperature at 5:00 PM?
Mom walked out to visit her grandmother in a neighboring village 5km away and moved at a speed of 4km/h. An hour later, father drove down the same road at an average speed of 64km/h. 1) How long will take to catch mom die? 2) What is the approximate dis
- Scalar product
Calculate the scalar product of two vectors: (2.5) (-1, -4)
How many ways can you place 20 pupils in a row when starting on practice?
- Two gears
The two gears fit together. The larger gear has 32 teeth, the smaller has 20 teeth less. How many times does turn a smaller gear if the bigger gear turns three times?
- Three segments
The circle is divided into 3 segments. Segment A occupies 1/4 of the area, segment B occupies 1/3 of the area. What part is occupied by section C? In what proportion are areas A: B: C?
- Hens and pigs
Hens and pigs have 46 feet in total. At least how much can heads have?