Level 3
Jake walks to school at an average speed of 4 km/h every day. One day, after walking a distance of 1 km, he realised that his watch was slow. So, he ran at a constant speed and managed to reach his school just on time. Later, he calculated that if he had run at this speed right from the start of the journey, he would have reached his school 5 minutes earlier. What was his running speed?
3 m
Level 3
Some oil is leaking from a crack of a bottle. After z minutes, the volume, V, of the oil left in the bottle is given as V = 40(100 - 5z) cm3. How much oil will be left in the tank after 10 minutes? Give your answer in litres.
3 m
Level 3 PSLE
The figure shows two stacks of identical paper cups. There are 5 cups in the shorter stack and 11 cups in the longer one. The length of the shorter stack is 15 cm and the length of the longer stack is 27 cm. Alle wants to pack the paper cups as a single stack into a box 35 m long. What is the most number of cones he can pack into the box?
3 m
Level 3
A tank, 110 cm by 100 cm by 70 cm, was completely filled with water. It was used to fill 16 bottles, each 3 litres in capacity. What was the height of the water left in the tank after all the bottles were filled. Round off to whole number.
3 m
Level 3
34 of a rectangular tank, 90 cm by 8 cm by 5 cm, is filled with water. A cubical container of edge 18 cm is filled with water to a depth of 15 cm. If the water in the rectangular tank is transferred to the cubical container until it is filled to its brim, how many litres of water will be left in the rectangular tank?
3 m
Level 3
A van travels 20 km in 5r minutes. How far will it travel in 2 hours?
3 m
Level 3
Ben drove a car at an average speed of 84 km/h for 45 minutes. He then reduced his average speed by 6 km/h and drove another 30 min before he reached his destination. Find the total distance covered by Ben.
3 m
Level 3
Elsa and Jason started biking at 10.45 a.m. along an 8-km trail. Elsa took 24 minutes to reach the finishing point. Jason's speed was 15 km/h slower than Elsa's. At what time did Jason reach the finishing point?
3 m
Level 3
Cain and Lea started driving at 9.30 a.m. from City A and headed towards City B which was 312 km away. Cain took 4 hours to complete his journey. Lea's average speed was 2 km/h faster than Cain's. At what time did Lea arrive at City B?
3 m
Level 3
Angela and Brian drove off together from Building A to Building B at average speeds of 85 km/h and 65 km/h respectively. How far apart would they be after 12 hours 15 minutes?
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