# Latest word problems

- Empty and full

An empty can has a mass of 1/6 lb. When it is filled with sand, it has a mass of 7/12 lb. Find the mass of the sand in the can? - Sum of the edges

The sum of the lengths of all edges of the cube is 72 cm. How many cm^{2}of colored paper are we going to use for sticking? - Rate 3

A liquid is heated at a rate of 5 degrees Celsius per minute. If the temperature now is at 39 degrees Celsius, after how long will the temperature be 94 degrees Celsius? - Water current

John swims upstream. After a while, he passes the bottle, from that moment he floats for 20 minutes in the same direction. He then turns around and swims back, and from the first meeting with the bottle, he sails 2 kilometers before he reaches the bottle. - Average speed

The average speed of a pedestrian who walked 10 km was 5km/h, the average speed of a cyclist on the same track was 20km/h. In how many minutes did the route take more than a cyclist? Q - Storm and roof

The roof on the building is a cone with a height of 3 meters and a radius equal to half the height of the roof. How many m^{2}of roof need to be repaired if 20% were damaged in a storm? - The bus stop

The bus stop waiting room has the shape of a regular quadrilateral pyramid 4 m high with a 5 m base edge. Calculate how many m^{2}roofing is required to cover the three walls of the sheathing, taking into account 40% of the additional coverage. - Hexagonal pyramid

Calculate the surface area of a regular hexagonal pyramid with a base inscribed in a circle with a radius of 8 cm and a height of 20 cm. - Quadrilateral pyramid

In a regular quadrilateral pyramid, the side edge is e = 7 dm and the diagonal of the base is 50 cm. Calculate the pyramid shell area. - Triangular pyramid

A regular tetrahedron is a triangular pyramid whose base and walls are identical equilateral triangles. Calculate the height of this body if the edge length is a = 8 cm - Guppies for sale

Paul had a bowl of guppies for sale. Four customers were milling around the store. 1. Rod told paul - I'll take half the guppies in the bowl, plus had a guppy. 2. Heather said - I'll take half of what you have, plus half a guppy. The third customer, Na - Aquarium

Try to estimate the weight of the water in an aquarium 50cm long 30cm wide, when poured to a height of 25cm. Calculates the weight of the aquarium's water. - Volume of the cone

Find the volume of the cone with the base radius r and the height v. a) r = 6 cm, v = 8 cm b) r = 0,9 m, v = 2,3 m c) r = 1,4 dm, v = 30 dm - Nitrogen

One bag of urea containing 46 percent nitrogen weighs 25 kg. How many bags have to be purchased for fertilizing a field of 41003 square meters if the nitrogen dose is 50.0 kg per hectare? - Two chords

In a circle with radius r = 26 cm two parallel chords are drawn. One chord has a length t1 = 48 cm and the second has a length t2 = 20 cm, with the center lying between them. Calculate the distance of two chords. - 3/8 off

A shirt cost 38.95 How much will you pay for the shirt if it has a discount tag for 3/8 off? Round to the nearest cent - Rectangular base pyramid

Calculate an area of the shell of the pyramid with a rectangular base of 2.8 m and 1.4 m and height 2.5 meters. - Wall height

Calculate the height of a regular hexagonal pyramid with a base edge of 5 cm and a wall height w = 20 cm. - Hexa pyramid

The base of the regular pyramid is a hexagon, which can be described by a circle with a radius of 1 m. Find the volume of the pyramid 2.5 m high. - Triangular prism

Calculate the surface of a triangular prism with the base of an equilateral triangle with a side length of 7.5 cm and a corresponding height of 6.5 cm. Prism height is 15cm.

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