# Right triangle + unit conversion - examples

- 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. - Movement

From the crossing of two perpendicular roads started two cyclists (each at different road). One runs at average speed 24 km/h, the second at average speed 16 km/h. Determine the distance between them after 35 minutes cycling. - Gimli Glider

Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 44000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 2000 feet and maintain constant speed 196 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate - Widescreen monitor

Computer business hit by a wave of widescreen monitors and televisions. Calculate the area of the LCD monitor with a diagonal size 20 inches at ratio 4:3 and then 16:9 aspect ratio. Is buying widescreen monitors with same diagonal more advantageous tha - Prism

Right angle prism, whose base is right triangle with leg a = 7 cm and hypotenuse c = 15 cm has same volume as a cube with an edge length of 3 dm. a) Determine the height of the prism b) Calculate the surface of the prism c) What percentage of the cube - Slope of track

Calculate the average slope (in promiles and even in degrees) of the rail tracks between Prievidza (309 m AMSL) and Nitra (167 m AMSL), if the track is 77 km long. - Climb in percentage

The height difference between points A and B is 587 m. Calculate the percentage of route climbing if the horizontal distance places A, B is 4.8 km. - Circular pool

The base of pool is circle with a radius r = 10 m excluding circular segment that determines chord length 10 meters. Pool depth is h = 2m. How many hectoliters of water can fit into the pool? - Tetrahedral pyramid

Calculate the volume and surface area of a regular tetrahedral pyramid, its height is $b cm and the length of the edges of the base is 6 cm. - Canopy

Mr Peter has metal roof cone shape with a height of 127 cm and radius 130 cm over well. He needs paint the roof with anticorrosion. How many kg of color must he buy if the manufacturer specifies the consumption of 1 kg to 3.3 m^{2}? - Track arc

Two straight tracks is in an angle 74°. They will join with circular arc with radius r=1127 m. How long will be arc connecting these lines (L)? How far is the center point of arc from track crossings (x)? - Descent of road

Road sign informs the gradient is 10.3%. Calculate the angle which average decreases. - Pine wood

From a trunk of pine 6m long and 35 cm in diameter with a carved beam with a cross-section in the shape of a square so that the square had the greatest content area. Calculate the length of the sides of a square. Calculate the volume in cubic meters of lum - Map - climb

On the map of High Tatras in scale 1:11000 are cable car stations in the Tatranska Lomnica and in the Skalnate Pleso with distance 354.6 mm. Altitude of this stations are 949 m and 1760 m. What is average angle of climb of this cable car track? - Right trapezoid

The right trapezoid has bases 3.2 cm and 62 mm long. The shorter leg has a length 0.25 dm. Calculate the lengths of the diagonals and the second leg. - Prism - box

The base of prism is a rectangle with a side of 7.5 cm and 12.5 cm diagonal. The volume of the prism is V = 0.9 dm^{3}. Calculate the surface of the prism. - Moon

We see Moon in the perspective angle 28'. Moon's radius is 1740 km at the time of the full moon. Calculate the mean distance of the Moon from the Earth. - Mountain railway

Height difference between points A, B of railway line is 38.5 meters, their horizontal distance is 3.5 km. Determine average climb in permille up the track. - Tree shadow

Tree perpendicular to the horizontal surface has a shadow 8.32 meters long. At the same time meter rod perpendicular to the horizontal surface has shadow 64 cm long. How tall is tree?

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