# Ratio + triangle - examples

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1. 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.
2. Isosceles triangle 8
If the rate of the sides an isosceles triangle is 7:6:7, find the base angle correct to the nearest degree.
3. 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?
4. 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
5. Observer
The observer sees straight fence 100 m long in 30° view angle. From one end of the fence is 153 m. How far is it from the another end of the fence?
6. Right triangle
Legs of right are in ratio a:b = 6:8. Hypotenuse has a length of 61 cm. Calculate the perimeter and area of the triangle.
7. ISO triangle
Calculate the area of an isosceles triangle KLM if the length of its sides are in the ratio k:l:m = 4:4:3 and has perimeter 377 mm.
8. Stairway
What angle rising stairway if step height in 17 cm and width 27 cm?
9. Rhombus
Internal angles of rhombus is in ratio 2:3. How many times is the shorter diagonal longer than side of rhombus?
10. MO - triangles
On the AB and AC sides of the triangle ABC lies successive points E and F, on segment EF lie point D. The EF and BC lines are parallel and is true this ratio FD:DE = AE:EB = 2:1. The area of ABC triangle is 27 hectares and line segments EF, AD, and DB se
11. Trapezoid - diagonal
Trapezoid has a length of diagonal AC corssed with diagonal BD in the ratio 2:1. The triangle created by points A, cross point of diagonals S and point D has area 164 cm2. What is the area of the trapezoid?
12. Triangle in circle
Vertices of the triangle ABC lies on a circle with radius 3 so that it is divided into three parts in the ratio 4:4:4. Calculate the circumference of the triangle ABC.
13. Triangle angles
The angles α, β, γ in triangle ABC are in the ratio 6:2:6. Calculate size of angles.
Average climb of the road is given by ratio 1:15. By what angle road average climb?
15. Circumferential angle
Vertices of the triangle ΔABC lies on circle and divided it into arcs in the ratio 2:2:9. Determine the size of the angles of the triangle ΔABC.
16. Sun rays
If the sun's rays are at an angle 60° then famous Great Pyramid of Egypt (which is now high 137.3 meters) has 79.3 m long shadow. Calculate current height of neighboring chefren pyramid whose shadow is measured at the same time 78.8 m and the current hei
17. Trapezoid RT
The plot has a shape of a rectangular trapezium ABCD, where ABIICD with a right angle at the vertex B. side AB has a length 36 m. The lengths of the sides AB and BC are in the ratio 12:7. Lengths of the sides AB and CD are a ratio 3:2. Calculate consumptio
18. Angles ratio
In a triangle ABC true relationship c is less than b and b is less than a. Internal angles of the triangle are in the ratio 5:4:9. The size of the internal angle beta is:
19. Isosceles triangle
What are the angles of an isosceles triangle ABC if its base is long a=5 m and has an arm b=4 m.
20. RT and ratio
A right triangle whose legs are in a ratio 6:12 has hypotenuse 68 m long. How long are its legs?

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