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Mathematical word problems allow you to practice your mathematics knowledge in everyday life tasks. Word problems train to understand, translate into the mathematical language (e.g., equations), solve it, and check the accuracy and solution discussion.
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  • Grandmother
    Grandmother wants to give the candies to grandchildren that when she gives 5 candy everyone 3 missing and when she gives 4 candies 3 is surplus. How many grandchildren has grandmother and how many candies has?
  • Five-digit numbers
    How many different five-digit numbers can be created from the numbers 2,3,5 if the number 2 appears in the number twice and the number 5 also twice?
  • Group of children
    There is a group of children. There is a boy named Adam in each of the three children subgroup and a girl named Beata in each quartet (four-member subgroup). How many children can be in such a group and what are their names in that case?
  • ŽSR
    Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 118 km long if every 5 km is a station, which serves three people - one dispatcher and two switchmen in 4-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 885 €.
  • Percents - easy
    How many percent is 432 out of 434?
  • Circumscribed circle to square
    Find the length of a circle circumscribing a square of side 10 cm. Compare it to the perimeter of this square.
  • Calculate
    Calculate the area of a circle whose radius is 5 dm.
  • LCM
    Common multiple of three numbers is 3276. One number is in this number 63 times, second 7 times, third 9 times. What are the numbers?
  • Two ships
    Two ships sailed from Venice - a cargo speed of 10 knots and a ferry speed of 18 knots. At what time will the ferry catch up with the cargo ship if it sailed 10 hours later?
  • Trains
    Daily passes the same track section 8 pairs of trains with average 2400 passagers. How many people average travel in one train?
  • Speed of car
    The car went to a city that was 240 km away. If his speed increased by 8 km/h, it would reach the finish one hour earlier. Determine its original speed.
  • Steps
    Walkway from the house to the school is 180 m long. How many more steps Michael makes than his father on the way to school, if the length of Michael's step is 60 cm and the length of his father's step is 90 cm.
  • Draw a
    Draw a triangle ABC, if you know: alpha = 60° side b = 4 cm side a = 10 cm
  • Avg speed of flight
    The student's vice adventure had a 2,367 km flight. If their travel time was 2 hours and 56 minutes, what was their average speed in kilometers per hour?
  • Deceleration of car
    The car has a speed of 60 km/h and after 100 m journey speed of 40 km/h. What is the deceleration of a car if we assume that its movement is constantly slowed down?
  • Two cylinders
    Two cylinders are there one with oil and one with an empty oil cylinder has no fixed value assume infinitely. We are pumping out the oil into an empty cylinder having radius =1 cm height=3 cm rate of pumping oil is 9 cubic centimeters per sec and we are p
  • Rope
    Half of the rope used Mam for packaging, half of the rest got a son, half of the rest he took the father and two-fifths of what remained, and got a daughter. Remained 143 cm of rope. How long was the rope at the beginning?


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