# Length + right triangle - examples

- Lighthouse

Marcel (point J) lies in the grass and sees the top of the tent (point T) and behind it the top of the lighthouse (P). | TT '| = 1.2m, | PP '| = 36m, | JT '| = 5m. Marcel lies 15 meters away from the sea (M). Calculate the lighthouse distance from the sea. - Cable car

Find the elevation difference of the cable car when it rises by 67 per mille and the rope length is 930 m. - Garden

Area of square garden is 6/4 of triangle garden with sides 56 m, 35 m and 35 m. How many meters of fencing need to fence a square garden? - Right Δ

Right triangle has length of one leg 28 cm and length of the hypotenuse 53 cm. Calculate the height of the triangle. - Rectangle

The rectangle is 11 cm long and 45 cm wide. Determine the radius of the circle circumscribing rectangle. - River

Calculate how many promiles river Dunaj average falls, if on section long 957 km flowing water from 1454 m AMSL to 101 m AMSL. - Cuboid

Cuboid with edge a=16 cm and body diagonal u=45 cm has volume V=11840 cm^{3}. Calculate the length of the other edges. - Movement

From the crossing of two perpendicular roads started two cyclists (each at different road). One runs at average speed 28 km/h, the second at average speed 24 km/h. Determine the distance between them after 45 minutes cycling. - Short cut

Imagine that you are going to the friend. That path has a length 330 meters. Then turn left and go another 2000 meters and you are at a friend's. The question is how much the journey will be shorter if you go direct across the field? - Gimli Glider

Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 42000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 1910 feet and maintain constant speed 211 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate - River

From the observatory 14 m high and 32 m from the river bank, river width appears in the visual angle φ = 20°. Calculate width of the river. - Logs

Trunk diameter is 52 cm. Is it possible to inscribe a square prism with side 36 cm? - Rhombus ABCD

Rhombus ABCD, |AC| = 90 cm, |BD| = 49 cm. Calculate the perimeter of the rhombus ABCD. - Forces

In point O acts three orthogonal forces: F_{1}= 20 N, F_{2}= 7 N and F_{3}= 19 N. Determine the resultant of F and the angles between F and forces F_{1}, F_{2}and F_{3}. - IS triangle

Calculate interior angles of the isosceles triangle with base 38 cm and legs 26 cm long. - Prism

Right angle prism, whose base is right triangle with leg a = 7 cm and hypotenuse c = 10 cm has same volume as a cube with an edge length of 1 dm. a) Determine the height of the prism b) Calculate the surface of the prism c) What percentage of the cube - Steps

How many steps you save if you go square estate for diagonal (crosswise), rather than circumvent on the two sides of its perimeter with 307 steps. - 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. - 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'. - Climb in percentage

The height difference between points A and B is 475 m. Calculate the percentage of route climbing if the horizontal distance places A, B is 7.4 km.

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