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• Apples investment
The merchant bought a certain amount of apples and paid 1 denarius for every 7 apples. The next day he sold all the apples for 1 denarius for 5 pieces and earned 12 denarii. How many apples did he originally buy and how many did he have to invest in this
• Pigs
A buyer said, "I want to buy 100 pigs for 100 denarii. An adult pig costs 10 denarii, a sow 5 denarii, two little piglets are worth 1 denarius. " How many pigs, sows and piglets could he buy for exactly 100 denarii?
• Exchange € 100
Find out how many ways you can exchange € 100 if you have an unlimited number of 50, 20, 10 and 5 euro banknotes. Use a method other than listing all options systematically.
On a graph, Point Y is located at (4, -2). Point Z is located 5 units to the left of Point Y. In which quadrant is Point Z located?
• Largest possible cone
It is necessary to make the largest possible cone from an iron rod in the shape of a prism with dimensions of 5.6 cm, 4.8 cm, 7.2 cm. a) Calculate its volume. b) Calculate the waste.
• The length 2
The length of a rectangle is 12y2 – 15y + 8 and the width is 7y – 11. Find the area of the rectangle
• Rita has
Rita has 3/4 m of ifugao cloth. She used 2/3 m for placement. What part of ifugao cloth was left?
• Leo hiked
Leo hiked 6/7 of a kilometer. Jericho hiked 2/3 kilometer. Who covered a longer distance? How much longer?
• The boy
The boy scouts spent 10/12 hour doing their daily exercises. They only used 1/4 hour in hiking. How much time did they use for other body exercises?
• Curtain
Mrs. Lazo bought 9 1/8 m curtain cloth. She used 3 5/6 m to make a curtain for their bedroom. How many meters of cloth were not used?
Faye had a piece of ribbon. After using 3/8 meter for her headband, she had 1/4 meter left. How many meters of ribbon did she have at first?
• Mrs. Susan
Mrs. Susan bought 1/8 m of curtain cloth. She used 3/5 m to make a curtain for the living room window. How many meters of cloth were not used?
• Leftover
Amos gets \$2400 a month for his salary. He spends \$1000 on rent. What fraction of his rent is leftover?
• Brno-Tachov highway
The distance Brno-Tachov is 360 km. At 8:00 a. M. , a car travels from Brno on the highway, traveling at an average speed of 90 km/h. An hour later, a car leaves Tachov towards Brno, whose average speed is 110 km/h. Calculate how far apart they will be at
• In the
In the department store they sell bicycles for families with children. Women's bicycles are 10% more expensive than men's and children's bicycles are a third cheaper than women's bicycles. The family paid a total of CZK 31,030 for two children's, one men'
• The body
The body slides down an inclined plane forming an angle α = π / 4 = 45° under the action of a horizontal plane under the effect of friction forces with acceleration a = 2.4 m/s ^ 2. At what angle β must the plane be inclined so that the body slides on it
• There 5
There were 429 people at the play. Admission was 50 pesos each for adults and 35 pesos each for children. The receipts were 17265 pesos. How many adults and how many children attended?
• The cost
The cost of the amusement ticket is 250 pesos for children and 500 pesos for adults. On a certain day, attendance at the park is 2 000, and the total gets revenue is 750000 pesos. How many children and how many adults bought the tickets?
• Determine
Determine the salary of a part-time worker if the employer deducted (taxes etc) CZK 840 from him, which was 6/50 of his salary.
• Erik
Three friends Peter, Erik and Milan shared 420 euros in a ratio of 1: 2: 3. How many euros did Erik get?

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