Examples for secondary school students - page 12
- Truncated cone
Calculate the height of the rotating truncated cone with volume V = 1115 cm3 and a base radii r1 = 7.9 cm and r2 = 9.7 cm.
- 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.
- 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.
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.
- 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
- 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)?
- 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.
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?
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?
From 6 products are 3 scrap. What is the probability that the random pick of 2 products have no defective product?
- 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?
Calculate the length of the belt on pulleys with diameters of 105 mm and 393 mm at shaft distance 697 mm.
- Wire D
Wire length 1 m is bent so that it forms a semicircle circuit (including the diameter). Determine the radius of the semicircle.
- Trapezoid - diagonal
Trapezoid has a length of diagonal AC corssed with diagonal BD in the ratio 2:1. The triangle created by points A, cross point of diagonals S and point D has area 164 cm2. What is the area of the trapezoid?
- Triangle in circle
Vertices of the triangle ABC lies on a circle with radius 3 so that it is divided into three parts in the ratio 4:4:4. Calculate the circumference of the triangle ABC.
- Two balls
Two balls, one 8cm in radius and the other 6cm in radius, are placed in a cylindrical plastic container 10cm in radius. Find the volume of water necessary to cover them.
- Hollow sphere
Steel hollow sphere floats on the water plunged into half its volume. Determine the outer radius of the sphere and wall thickness, if you know that the weight of the sphere is 0.5 kg and density of steel is 7850 kg/m3
If you know that cos(γ) = sin (806°), what is the angle γ?
- Cardboard box
We want to make a cardboard box shaped quadrangular prism with rhombic base. Rhombus has a side of 5 cm and 8 cm one diagonal long. The height of the box to be 12 cm. The box will be open at the top. How many square centimeters cardboard we need, if we cal