# Pythagorean theorem - examples - page 21

- A mast

A mast 32 meters high was broken by the wind so that its top touches the ground 16 meters from the pole. The still standing part of the mast, the broken part and the ground form a rectangular triangle. At what height was the mast broken? - Plane II

A plane flew 50 km on a bearing 63degrees20 and the flew on a bearing 153degrees20 for 140km. Find the distance between the starting point and the ending point - Rectangular triangle PQR

In the rectangular triangle PQR, the PQ leg is divided by the X point into two segments of which longer is 25cm long. The second leg PR has a length 16 cm. The length of the RX is 20 cm. Calculate the length p of side RQ. The result is round to 2 decimal - Diagonal of square

Calculate the side of a square when its diagonal is 10 cm. - Double ladder

The double ladder shoulders should be 3 meters long. What height will the upper top of the ladder reach if the lower ends are 1.8 meters apart? - Diagonals

Given a rhombus ABCD with a diagonalsl length of 8 cm and 12 cm. Calculate the side length and content of the rhombus. - Equilateral triangle ABC

In the equilateral triangle ABC, K is the center of the AB side, the L point lies on one-third of the BC side near the point C, and the point M lies in the one-third of the side of the AC side closer to the point A. Find what part of the ABC triangle conta - Resultant force

Calculate mathematically and graphically the resultant of a three forces with a common centre if: F1 = 50 kN α1 = 30° F2 = 40 kN α2 = 45° F3 = 40 kN α3 = 25° - Ladder

The ladder has a length 3.5 meters. He is leaning against the wall so that his bottom end is 2 meters away from the wall. Determine the height of the ladder. - Forces on earth directions

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? - Hexagon area

The center of the regular hexagon is 21 cm away from its side. Calculate the hexagon side and its area. - Chord

It is given to a circle k(r=6 cm) and the points A, B such that / AB / = 8 cm lies on k. Calculate the distance of the center of circle S to the midpoint C of the segment AB. - Right triangle eq2

Find the lengths of the sides and the angles in the right triangle. Given area S = 210 and perimeter o = 70. - The cellar

Mr Novák has a cellar and a cellar window in the chalet has 0.6 meter square window. The window wishes to place an X-shaped grid in a square. He uses iron welded bars. Calculate the lengths of individual bars and what the total length of the bars he has t - Satin

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? - Broken tree

The tree is broken at 4 meters above the ground and the top of the tree touches the ground at a distance of 5 from the trunk. Calculate the original height of the tree. - Circle chord

Calculate the length of the chord of the circle with radius r = 10 cm, length of which is equal to the distance from the center of the circle. - The rope

A 68 centimetre long rope is used to make a rhombus on the ground. The distance between a pair of opposite side corners is 16 centimetres what is the distance between the other two corners? - Hexagon cut pyramid

Calculate the volume of a regular 6-sided cut pyramid if the bottom edge is 30 cm, the top edge us 12 cm, and the side edge length is 41 cm. - Right triangle from axes

A line segment has its ends on the coordinate axes and forms with them a triangle of area equal to 36 sq. Units . The segment passes through the point ( 5,2). What is the slope of the line segment. ?

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