Examples for secondary school students - page 12
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.
- Playing cards
How many possible ways are to shuffle 7 playing cards?
- Free fall
Lloyd fall from height 7 m. Calculate the speed he hit the ground when falling with acceleration g = 9.81 m/s2
- Built-up area
John build up area 5 x 7 = 35 m2 with building with a wall thickness 30 cm. How many centimeters would have to subtract from thickness of the walls that built-up area fell by 9%?
What is the side length of the regular 5-gon inscribed in a circle of radius 12 cm?
- Reservoir + water
Reservoir completely filled with water weighs 12 kg. After pouring off three quarters of the amount of water weights 3 kg. Calculate the weight and volume of the reservoir.
- Right triangle
Calculate the missing side b and interior angles, perimeter and area of a right triangle if a=10 cm and hypotenuse c = 16 cm.
- Truncated cone
Calculate the height of the rotating truncated cone with volume V = 1057 cm3 and a base radii r1 = 8.1 cm and r2 = 9.7 cm.
- 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.
- Hexagonal pyramid
Calculate the volume and the surface of a regular hexagonal pyramid with a base edge length 3 cm and a height 5 cm.
- MO - triangles
On the AB and AC sides of the triangle ABC lies successive points E and F, on segment EF lie point D. The EF and BC lines are parallel and is true this ratio FD:DE = AE:EB = 2:1. The area of ABC triangle is 27 hectares and line segments EF, AD, and DB se
At the table sit 8 people, 4 on one side and 4 on the other side. Among them are 3 pairs. Every pair wants to sit opposite each other. How many ways can they sit?
- Sphere in cone
A sphere of radius 3 cm desribe cone with minimum volume. Determine cone dimensions.
- Perimeter and legs
Determine the perimeter of a right triangle if the length of one leg is 75% length of the second leg and its content area is 24 cm2.
- Airplane navigation
An airplane leaves an airport and flies due west 120 miles and then 150 miles in the direction S 44.1°W. How far is the plane from the airport (round to the nearest mile)?
The lenght, width and height of a right prism are 6, 17 and 10 respectively. What is the lenght of the longest segment whose endpoints are vertices of the prism?
- House roof
The roof of the house has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid with a base edge 17 m. How many m2 is needed to cover roof if roof pitch is 57° and we calculate 11% of waste, connections and overlapping of area roof?
- Wire D
Wire length 1 m is bent so that it forms a semicircle circuit (including the diameter). Determine the radius of the semicircle.
Calculate the length of the belt on pulleys with diameters of 105 mm and 393 mm at shaft distance 697 mm.
From statistics of sales goods, item A buy 51% of people and item B buys 59% of people. What is the probability that from 10 people buy 2 item A and 8 item B?