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Math Problems

written by: jenn454
 
Sharpen those pencils, dust off those calculators, and crack open those old text books. This quiz covers some challenging math problems. Test you mathematical skills and enjoy!

Question 1:


One reservoir has five taps. Using the first tap it takes three days to fill the reservoir, the second tap two days, the third four days, the fourth tap 1 day, and the fifth tap 6 hours. How long will it take to fill the reservoir using all 5 taps at once?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
~24 hours
~1 hour
~10 hours
~4 hours

Question 2:


John and Brian decided to collect aluminum cans for recycling.
For every 9 cans John collected, Brian had 7.
John collected 162 cans.
How many fewer cans did Brian collect than John?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 3:


A philatelic decides to divide his stamp collection among his children. The oldest gets 1/2 of the collection, the next gets 1/4, the next gets 1/5, and the youngest gets the remaining 49 stamps. How many stamps are in the collection?


Question 4:


The city of Shower had an afternoon thunderstorm.
In the first three hours, 5 inches of rain fell.
In the next hour, 30% as much rain fell compared to the first three hours.
By the time the rain ended, 10 inches of rain had fallen in all.
If it rained for a total of five hours, how much rain fell in the last hour of the storm?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 5:


Three dogs and two puppies weigh 128 lbs. Four dogs and three puppies weigh 176 lbs. All dogs weigh the same and all puppies weigh the same. What is the weight of two dogs and one puppy?
80 lbs
16 lbs
32 lbs
48 lbs

Question 6:


Assume the ladder is NOT an extension ladder.
A 50 ft ladder is placed with its foot 14 ft away from a building. If the top of the ladder slips down 8 ft, how many feet will the bottom slide out?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 7:


A number of children are standing in a circle. They are evenly spaced and the 9th child is directly opposite the 20th child. How many children are there altogether?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 8:


Isabella took a test that had 20 questions. The total grade was computed by awarding 10 points for each correct answer and deducting 5 points for each incorrect answer. Isabella answered all 20 questions and received a score of 125. How many answers did Isabella get incorrect?
5
8
10
3

Question 9:


A car company sold 175 cars in a special 5-day tent sale offer. Each day the company sold 5 more cars than the day before. How many cars were sold on the 5th day?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 10:


A soccer team had just won the championship game and the players wanted to congratulate each other. They began shaking hands, but each player only shook hands with every other player just once. There are, of course, only 11 players on the soccer team. How many times did the players shake hands?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


 


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