Examples for secondary school students - page 61
- Gasoline canisters
35 liters of gasoline is to be divided into 4 canisters so that in the third canister will have 5 liters less than in the first canister, the fourth canister 10 liters more than the third canister and the second canister half of that in the first canist
- Equation of circle 2
Find the equation of a circle which touches the axis of y at a distance 4 from the origin and cuts off an intercept of length 6 on the axis x.
- Quadratic inequation
If 5x + x² > 100, then x is not
- Hypotenuse - RT
A triangle has a hypotenuse of 55 and an altitude to the hypotenuse of 33. What is the area of the triangle?
- A bridge
A bridge over a river is in the shape of the arc of a circle with each base of the bridge at the river's edge. At the center of the river, the bridge is 10 feet above the water. At 27 feet from the edge of the river, the bridge is 9 feet above the water. H
- Parametric equation
Find the parametric equation of a line with y-intercept (0,-4) and a slope of -2.
- Ratio of sides
The triangle has a circumference of 21 cm and the length of its sides is in a ratio of 6: 5: 3. Find the length of the longest side of the triangle in cm.
- Two forces
The two forces F1 = 580N and F2 = 630N have the angle of 59 degrees. Calculate their resultant force F.
Approximately at what height is the cloud we see under an angle of 26°10' and see the Sun at an angle of 29°15' and the shade of the cloud is 92 meters away from us?
- Digit sum
The digit sum of the two-digit number is nine. When we turn figures and multiply by the original two-digit number, we get the number 2430. What is the original two-digit number?
- Vector 7
Given vector OA(12,16) and vector OB(4,1). Find vector AB and vector |A|.
Prove that k1 and k2 is the equations of two circles. Find the equation of the line that passes through the centers of these circles. k1: x2+y2+2x+4y+1=0 k2: x2+y2-8x+6y+9=0
- Equation with abs
Solve this equation with absolute value member: ?
- Average speed 4
Starting at home Tony traveled uphill to the store for 45 minutes at 8 miles per hour. he then traveled back home on the same path at a speed of 24 miles per hour. what is his average speed for the entire trip?
- Basket of fruit
In six baskets, the seller has fruit. In individual baskets, there are only apples or just pears with the following number of fruits: 5,6,12,14,23 and 29. "If I sell this basket," the salesman thinks, "then I will have just as many apples as a pear." Which
- Two people
Two straight lines cross at right angles. Two people start simultaneously at the point of intersection. John walking at the rate of 4 kph in one road, Jenelyn walking at the rate of 8 kph in the other road. How long will it take for them to be 20√5 km apar
- Solid cuboid
A solid cuboid has a volume of 40 cm3. The cuboid has a total surface area of 100 cm squared. One edge of the cuboid has length 2 cm. Find the length of a diagonal of the cuboid. Give your answer correct to 3 sig. Fig.
The airplane from Prague to Bratislava was flying at a speed of 60 km/h less and back by 70 km/h greater than the original speed. What was the original speed if the plane returned to Prague according to the timetable?
- Sphere equation
Obtain the equation of sphere its centre on the line 3x+2z=0=4x-5y and passes through the points (0,-2,-4) and (2,-1,1).
- Sequence 11
What is the nth term of this sequence 1,1/2,1/3,1/4,1/5 ?