Pythagorean theorem - examples

Pythagorean theorem is the base for the right triangle calculator.

  1. Rectangle 35
    rectangles_13 Find the area of a rectangle when the diagonal is equal to 30 cms and the width is double the length.
  2. Roof 7
    pyramid_in_cube_1 The roof has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid with a base edge of 12 m and a height of 4 m. How many percent is folds and waste if in construction was consumed 181.4m2 of plate?
  3. Square pyramid
    pyramid_4 Calculate the volume of the pyramid with the side 5cm long and with a square base, side-base has angle of 60 degrees.
  4. Satin
    diagonal_rectangle_3 Sanusha buys a piece of satin 2.4 m wide. The diagonal length of the fabric is 4m. What is the length of the piece of satin?
  5. Angle of deviation
    kuzel2_1 The surface of the rotating cone is 30 cm2 (with circle base), its surface area is 20 cm2. Calculate the deviation of the side of this cone from the plane of the base.
  6. Hexagonal prism
    hexa_prism The base of the prism is a regular hexagon consisting of six triangles with side a = 12 cm and height va = 10.4 cm. The prism height is 5 cm. Calculate the volume and surface of the prism!
  7. Nice prism
    diagonal_rectangular_prism.JPG Calculate the surface of the cuboid if the sum of its edges is a + b + c = 19 cm and the body diagonal size u = 13 cm.
  8. Acceleration 2
    car_14 if a car traveling at a velocity of 80 m/s/south accelerated to a velocity of 100 m/s east in 5 seconds, what is the cars acceleration? using Pythagorean theorem
  9. Quadrilateral 2
    quadrilateral Show that the quadrilateral with vertices P1(0,1), P2(4,2) P3(3,6) P4(-5,4) has two right triangles.
  10. Vertices of RT
    RightTriangleMidpoint_3 Show that the points P1 (5,0), P2 (2,1) & P3 (4,7) are the vertices of a right triangle.
  11. Angles by cosine law
    357_triangle Calculate the size of the angles of the triangle ABC, if it is given by: a = 3 cm; b = 5 cm; c = 7 cm (use the sine and cosine theorem).
  12. Right triangle trigonometrics
    triangle2 Calculate the size of the remaining sides and angles of a right triangle ABC if it is given: b = 10 cm; c = 20 cm; angle alpha = 60° and the angle beta = 30° (use the Pythagorean theorem and functions sine, cosine, tangent, cotangent)
  13. Forces on earth directions
    compass2_1 A force of 60 N [North] and 80 N [East] is exerted on an object wigth 10 kg. What is the acceleration of the object?
  14. Is right?
    rtriangle Is triangle with sides 24, 51 and 45 right triangle?
  15. Laws
    pyt_triangle From which law follows directly the validity of Pythagoras' theorem in the right triangle? ?
  16. Proof PT
    pytagoras Can you easy prove Pythagoras theorem using Euclidean theorems? If so, do it.
  17. Reverse Pythagorean theorem
    pytagors Given are lengths of the sides of the triangles. Decide which one is rectangular: Δ ABC: 73 m, 66 m, 51 m ? Δ DEF: 63 cm, 105 cm, 84 cm ? Δ GHI: 50 dm, 48 dm, 14 dm ? Δ JKL: 31 m, 45 m, 40 m ? Δ MNO: 28 m, 53 m, 45 m ?
  18. Triangle
    eq_triangle Can be rectangular triangle equilateral?
  19. Height
    thales_law Is right that in any right triangle height is less or equal half of the hypotenuse?
  20. Logs
    gulatina Trunk diameter is 72 cm. Is it possible to inscribe a square prism with side 54 cm?

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