# Examples for secondary school students - page 5

1. 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.
2. Cyclist
Cyclist goes uphill 10 km for 50 minutes and downhill minutes for 29 minutes, both applied to the pedals same force. How long he pass 10 km by plane?
3. Spherical cap
From the sphere of radius 18 was truncated spherical cap. Its height is 12. What part of the volume is spherical cap from whole sphere?
4. Pentagon
Calculate the area of regular pentagon, which diagonal is u=17.
5. Rhombus
It is given a rhombus of side length a = 29 cm. Touch points of inscribed circle divided his sides into sections a1 = 14 cm and a2 = 15 cm. Calculate the radius r of the circle and the length of the diagonals of the rhombus.
6. Mast
Mast has 17 m long shadow on a slope rising from the mast foot in the direction of the shadow angle at angle 9.3°. Determine the height of the mast, if the sun above the horizon is at angle 44°30'.
7. Cube zoom
How many percent we increase volume and surface of cube, if we magnify its edge by 38%.
8. Rectangle - sides ratio
Calculate area of rectangle whose sides are in ratio 3:13 and perimeter is 673.
9. Rhombus and inscribed circle
It is given a rhombus with side a = 6 cm and the radius of the inscribed circle r = 2 cm. Calculate the length of its two diagonals.
10. Gear
Two gears, fit into each other, has transfer 2:3. Centres of gears are spaced 82 cm. What are the radii of the gears?
11. Isosceles right triangle
Calculate the area of an isosceles right triangle whose perimeter is 377 cm.
12. Rectangle
In rectangle ABCD with sides |AB|=19, |AD|=16 is from point A guided perpendicular to the diagonal BD, which intersects at point P. Determine the ratio ?.
13. Daily average
Calculate the average temperature during the day, when 13 hours was 22 °C and 11 hours was 17 °C.
14. R triangle
Calculate the area of a right triangle whose longer leg is 6 dm shorter than the hypotenuse and 3 dm longer than the shorter leg.
15. Sand pile
Auto sprinkled with sand to approximately conical shape. Workers wanted to determine the volume (amount of sand) and therefore measure the circumference of the base and the length of both sides of the cone (over the top). What is the volume of the sand c
16. When will I be a millionaire?
Shawn monthly send 220 euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of 2.4% p.a. Calculate how many months must Shawn save to save 1000000 euros? Inflation, interest rate changes or bank failures ignore.
17. Tangents
To circle with a radius of 41 cm from the point R guided two tangents. The distance of both points of contact is 16 cm. Calculate the distance from point R and circle centre.