The most difficult problems
- Two pen
Two pen and one notebook costs $56. One pen costs 1/5 of one notebook. How much is the one notebook?
Rudi has 4 cups of almonds. His trail mix recipe calls for 2/3 cup of almonds. How many batches of trail mix can he make?
- Let x
Let x represent one quantity. State what that quantity represents. Express the second quantity in terms of x. The length of the rectangle is 4 inches less than 8 times the width.
- AMSL and skiing
Tomas skis from point A (3200m above sea level to place B. Hill has 20% descent. The horizontal distance between the start and finish is 2,5km. At what altitude is point B?
- Turtles 2
A box turtle hibernates in the sand at 11 5/8. A spotted turtle hibernates at 11 16/25 feet. Which turtle is deeper?
- Age problems
A) Alex is 3 times as old as he was 2 years ago. How old is he now? b) Casey was twice as old as his sister 3 years ago. Now he is 5 years older than his sister. How old is Casey? c) Jessica is 4 years younger than Jennifer now. In 10 years, Jessica wi
- Depth angles
At the top of the mountain stands a castle, which has a tower 30 meters high. We see the crossroad in the valley from the top of the tower and heel at depth angles of 32° 50 'and 30° 10'. How high is the top of the mountain above the crossroad
- Right circular cone
The volume of a right circular cone is 5 liters. Calculate the volume of the two parts into which the cone is divided by a plane parallel to the base, one-third of the way down from the vertex to the base.
- Right pyramid
A right pyramid on a base 4 cm square has a slant edge of 6 cm. Calculate the volume of the pyramid.
- Jared's room painting
Jared wants to paint his room. The dimensions of the room are 12 feet by 15 feet, and the walls are 9 feet high. There are two windows that measure 6 feet by 5 feet each. There are two doors, whose dimensions are 30 inches by 6 feet each. If a gallon of pa
- Athletic race
Before a race, you start 4 5/8 feet behind your friend. At the halfway point, you are 3 2/3 feet ahead of your friend. What is the change in distance between you and your friend from the beginning of the race?
Martha likes to walk in the park, the park is square, 7/10 mi on each side. One morning Martha walked around the entire park 3 1/2 times before stopping to rest. How far had she walked?
- Two rectangles 2
A square of area 36 cm2 is cut out to make two rectangles. A and B The area of area A to area B is 2 : 1 Find the dimensions of rectangles A and B.
Chauncey is building a storage bench for his son’s playroom. The storage bench will fit into the corner and against two walls to form a triangle. Chanuncy wants to buy a triangular shaped cover for the bench. If the storage bench is 2 1/2 ft. Along one w
- Geometric progressiob
If the sum of four consective terms of geometric progression is 80 and arithmetic mean of second and fourth term is 30 then find terms?
- Touch x-axis
Find the equations of circles that pass through points A (-2; 4) and B (0; 2) and touch the x-axis.
- Time passing
6 years ago, Marcela's mother was two times older than her and two times younger than her father. When Marcela is 36, she will be twice as young as her father. How old are Marcela, her father, and mother now?
- Three pumps together
One pump fills the tank in 1.5 hours, the second in 2 hours, and the third in 3 hours 20 minutes. How many minutes will the tank fill with three pumps if they work simultaneously?
- Copper sulphate
How much g of water do we have to add to 240 g of an 84% CuSO4 solution to produce a 60% solution? (Express the mass of crystalline CuSO4 in the original solution and in the resulting solution and compare them. )
Records indicate 90% error-free. If 8 records are randomly selected, what is the probability that at least 2 records have no errors?