Arctangent + right triangle - examples
- Trapezoid MO
The rectangular trapezoid ABCD with right angle at point B, |AC| = 12, |CD| = 8, diagonals are perpendicular to each other. Calculate the perimeter and area of the trapezoid.
From the observatory 14 m high and 32 m from the river bank, river width appears in the visual angle φ = 20°. Calculate width of the river.
- Slope of track
Calculate the average slope (in promiles and even in degrees) of the rail tracks between Prievidza (309 m AMSL) and Topoľčany (174 m AMSL), if the track is 44 km long.
- Cube - angles
Calculate angle between the wall diagonal and cube base. Calculate the angle between the cube body diagonal and cube base.
Between cities A and B is route 13 km long of stúpanie average 7‰. Calculate the height difference of cities A and B.
What angle rising stairway if step height in 17 cm and width 27 cm?
Road has climbing 1:27. How big is a angle corresponds to this climbing?
Pyramid has a base a = 5cm and height in v = 8 cm. a) calculate angle between plane ABV and base plane b) calculate angle between opposite side edges.
- Two forces
Two forces with magnitudes of 25 and 30 pounds act on an object at angles of 10° and 100° respectively. Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant force. Round to two decimal places in all intermediate steps and in your final answer.
Calculate the length of the belt on pulleys with diameters of 105 mm and 393 mm at shaft distance 697 mm.
- Slope of the pool
Calculate slope (rise:run) of the bottom of swimming pool long 10 m. Water depth at beginning of pool is 1.16 m (for children) and depth at end is 1.89 m (for swimmers). Slope express as percentage and as angle in degrees.
Average climb of the road is given by ratio 1:15. By what angle road average climb?
- Height difference
What height difference overcome if we pass road 1 km long with a pitch21 per mille?
- Descent of road
Road sign informs the gradient is 10.3%. Calculate the angle which average decreases.
- Map - climb
On the map of High Tatras in scale 1:11000 are cable car stations in the Tatranska Lomnica and in the Skalnate Pleso with distance 354.6 mm. Altitude of this stations are 949 m and 1760 m. What is average angle of climb of this cable car track?
Railway line had on 5.8 km segment climb 9 permille. How many meters track ascent?
- Sun rays
If the sun's rays are at an angle 60° then famous Great Pyramid of Egypt (which is now high 137.3 meters) has 79.3 m long shadow. Calculate current height of neighboring chefren pyramid whose shadow is measured at the same time 78.8 m and the current hei
- Church tower
Archdeacon church in Usti nad Labem has diverted tower by 186 cm. The tower is 65 m high. Calculate the angle by which the tower is tilted. Result write in degree's minutes.
I have bevel in the ratio 1:6. What is the angle and how do I calculate it?
Calculate a length of the V-belt when the diameter of the pulleys is: D1 = 600 mm D2 = 120 mm d = 480 mm
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