Examples for secondary school students - page 15

  1. Elevation
    horizon_diagram What must be the elevation of an observer in order that he may be able to see an object on the earth 782 km away? Assume the earth to be a smooth sphere with radius 6378.1 km.
  2. Cuboid
    kvadr Find the cuboid that has the same surface area as the volume.
  3. Triangle and its heights
    triangle_2 Calculate the length of the sides of the triangle ABC, if va=5 cm, vb=7 cm and side b is 5 cm shorter than side a.
  4. Circular sector
    vysek_circle I have a circular sector with a length 15 cm with an unknown central angle. It is inscribed by a circle with radius 5 cm. What is the central angle alpha in the circular sector?
  5. Sea
    ship How far can you see from the ship's mast, whose peak is at 14 meters above sea level? (Earth's radius is 6370 km).
  6. Euclid2
    euclid In right triangle ABC with right angle at C is given side a=27 and height v=12. Calculate the perimeter of the triangle.
  7. Purchase
    cart Mother bought 5 boxes of milk and 7 kg of potatoes and paid a total CZK 147. Aunt bought 7 boxes of milk and 3 kg of potatoes and paid 131 CZK. What is the price of one carton of milk and 1 kg of potatoes? How CZK together would have saved if bought at the
  8. Cyclist
    sagan A cyclist is moving at 35 km/h and follow pedestrian who is walking at speed 4 km/h. Walker has an advantage 19 km. How long take cyclist to catch up with him?
  9. Cinema
    cinema Cinema auditorium is built for 3300 people. The first row is planned for 36 seats and each next gradually 4 more. How many rows of seats will have auditorium?
  10. Dices
    dices_2 We will throw two dice. What is the probability that the ratio between numbers on first and second dice will be 1:2?
  11. Electronics: Resistors in parallel
    resistors_1 From relation for calculating the resistance of parallel combination of resistors: ? Calculate the R, if R1 = 2Ω a R2 = 15Ω
  12. N-gon
    ngon How many diagonals has convex 11-gon?
  13. Car factory
    VW_logo Carmaker now produce 4 cars a day more than last year, so the production of 388128 cars will save just one full working day. How many working days needed to manufacture 388128 cars last year?
  14. Triangular prism
    hranol_3sides The base perpendicular triangular prism is a right triangle whose hypotenuse measures 5 cm and one cathetus 2 cm. Height of the prism is equal to 7/9 of the perimeter of the base. Calculate the surface area of prism.
  15. Circle
    circle_ag Write the equation of a circle that passes through the point [0,6] and touch the X-axis point [5,0]: ?
  16. Lord Ram
    sheep When lord Ram founded the breed white sheep was 8 more than black. Currently white sheep are four times higher than at the beginning and black three times more than at the beginning. White sheep is now 42 more than the black. How many white and black sh
  17. MO circles
    mo Juro built the ABCD square with a 12 cm side. In this square, he scattered a quarter circle that had a center at point B passing through point A and a semicircle l that had a center at the center of the BC side and passed point B. He would still build a ci
  18. Event probability
    dices_1 The probability of event P in 8 independent experiments is 0.33. What is the probability that the event P occurs in one experiment (probability is same)?
  19. Triangle KLB
    rovnostranny_trojuholnik It is given equilateral triangle ABC. From point L which is the midpoint of the side BC of the triangle it is drwn perpendicular to the side AB. Intersection of perpendicular and the side AB is point K. How many % of the area of the triangle ABC is area o
  20. Balance
    balance_weight The rod are 1.9 m long hanging weights 4 kg and 1 kg on ends. Where are centre of rod (distance from weight 4 kg) to be in balance?

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