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  • Road drop
    atan On a straight stretch of road is marked 12 percent drop. What angle makes the direction of the road with the horizontal plane?
  • Sixth graders
    skola About 6/9 of the sixth- grade pupils will be going to the parents' seminar. If 1/6 of the participants are girls, what part of the portion of sixth graders are boys?
  • Farm2
    pecene_kure The farm bred turkeys, geese, hens, and chickens. Everything is 400. Turkeys and geese a hen are 150. No hen has more than one chicken, but some hens have no chick. Half of them are also a quarter of the chickens. When the turkey was subtracted by 15, we
  • Chord - TS
    chord_TS The radius of circle k measures 68 cm. Arc GH = 47 cm. What is TS?
  • A rectangle 2
    rectangles A rectangle has a diagonal length of 74cm. Its side lengths are in ratio 5:3. Find its side lengths.
  • Issac
    pizza Issac eats 1/6 of the pizza. Maya then eats 3/5 of the remaining pizza. What fraction of the original pizza is left?
  • Ratios
    gule Reduce the numbers: 50 in a 1:2 ratio 111 at a ratio of 2:3 70 at 10:50 560 at a ratio of 3:8
  • Rectangle
    squares2 Calculate area of the rectangle if its length is 12 cm longer than its width and length is equal to the square of its width.
  • Chord 2
    circle_ Point A has a distance of 13 cm from the center of the circle with a radius r = 5 cm. Calculate the length of the chord connecting the points T1 and T2 of contact of tangents led from point A to the circle.
  • Rounding
    map1 What width and length in centimeters may have rectangle land when round the dimensions to the meter, the width is 5 m and length 7 meters?
  • Reservoir 3
    water How many cubic feet of water is stored in the reservoir that has a length of 200 feet, a width of 100 feet, an overflow depth of 32 feet, and a current water level of 24 feet?
  • Two valves
    pool Water fills the pool with two valves for 11 days. After 7 days, the first valve was stopped, and the second valve fill pool for 7 days. How many days took to fill the pool of each of the valves individually?
  • Cone
    truncated_cone Circular cone with height h = 29 dm and base radius r = 3 dm slice plane parallel to the base. Calculate the distance of the cone vertex from this plane, if solids have the same volume.
  • Perctentages
    percent 35% of what number is 35?
  • Insurance
    tornado The house owner is insured against natural disasters and pays 0.04% annually of the value of house 53 Eur. Calculate the value of the house. Calculate the probability of disaster if you know that 41% of the insurance is to pay damages.
  • Range, mean, median
    statistics Ages of 7 employees in an office are given below 32, 42, 30, 32, 33, 23, 32 Find a) Range b) Mean c) Median
  • Popsicles
    nanuky Francis went to buy ice lollies. If he buys 8 popsicles, he misses 4 USD. When he purchased 7 popsicles, he got back 1 USD. How many USD was a popsicle?


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