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- Large family

I have as many brothers as sisters and each my brother has twice as many sisters as brothers. How many children do parents have? - What percent

What percent of 51 3/5 is 47 2/5? - Self-oscillation period

The water in the vessel carried by the boy has a self-oscillation period of 0.8 s. What is the size of the boy's movement speed when the length of the boy's step is 60 cm? Give the result in m/s. - Tropics and polar zones

What percentage of the Earth’s surface lies in the tropical, temperate and polar zone? Individual zones are bordered by tropics 23°27' and polar circles 66°33' - Researchers

Researchers ask 200 families whether or not they were the homeowner and how many cars they had. Their response was homeowner: 14 no car or one car, two or more cars 86, not homeowner: 38 no car or one car, two or more cars 62. What percent of the families - Temperature 13

Work out the temperature after each change. The temperature starts at 6°C and falls by 13°C. The temperature starts at 2°C and falls by 8°C - Discounts 2

The local fitness center offers membership discounts for hospital employees. According to the membership brochure, you will receive a discount of 25% on a membership that normally costs $65 per month. How much will you pay for an annual membership if you - Tetrahedral pyramid 8

Let’s all side edges of the tetrahedral pyramid ABCDV be equally long and its base let’s be a rectangle. Determine its volume if you know the deviations A=40° B=70° of the planes of adjacent sidewalls and the plane of the base and the height h=16 of the p - Liquid

How much liquid does the rotary cylinder tank hold with base diameter 1.2m and height 1.5m? - Lunch

Lunch is given to seniors from 12:15 to 12:40 during the Coronavirus pandemic. What angle will the minute hand of clock describe during this time? - Grandma

6 kg of potatoes is enough for four at home for 15 days. For how many days will this amount be enough if a grandma will visit? - Runners

If John has a running speed of 3.5miles per hour and Lucy has a speed of 5 miles per hour. If John starts running at 10:00 am and Lucy starts running at 10:30 am, at what time will they meet? (as soon as possible) - Birth

Let's assume that the probability of the birth of a boy and a girl in the family is the same. What is the probability that in a family with five children, the youngest and oldest child is a boy? - Adding

Divide number 135 into two additions so that one adds 30 more than 2/5 of the other add. Write the bigger one. - Volume of wood

Every year, at the same time, an increase in the volume of wood in the forest is measured. The increase is regularly p% compared to the previous year. If in 10 years the volume of wood has increased by 10%, what is the number p? - Power line pole

From point A, the power line pole is seen at an angle of 18 degrees. From point B to which we get when going from point A 30m away from the column at an angle of 10 degrees. Find the height of the power pole. - Growth of wood

The annual growth of wood in the forest is estimated at 2%. In how many years will make the forest volume double? - Percents from percent

How much is 13% of 20% of 500 greater than 8% of 14% of 200? - The university

At a certain university, 25% of students are in the business faculty. Of the students in the business faculty, 66% are males. However, only 52% of all students at the university are male. a. What is the probability that a student selected at random in t - Lemonade

Iva added one liter of 100% fruit juice to 3 liters of water. She left two liters of it for Alice and Beata. She added two more liters of water to the remain two liters of lemonade and offered it to other friends. a. What percentage of juice did Alena an

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