Similarity of triangles - examples

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  1. MO Z9–I–2 - 2017
    trapezium_3 In the VODY trapezoid, VO is a longer base and the diagonal intersection K divides the VD line in a 3:2 ratio. The area of the KOV triangle is 13.5 cm2. Find the area of the entire trapezoid.
  2. 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 ?
  3. Railways
    railways Railways climb 5.8 ‰. Calculate the height difference between two points on the railway distant 2389 meters.
  4. Similarity
    similar_triangle Are two right triangles similar to each other if the first one has a acute angle 10° and second one has acute angle 50°?
  5. Hexagon
    hexagon There is regular hexagon ABCDEF. If area of the triangle ABC is 19, what is area of the hexagon ABCDEF? I do not know how to solve it simply....
  6. Climb
    Mazda_RX7_1 On the road sign, which informs the climb is 20%. Car goes 5 km along this road. What is the height difference that car went?
  7. Similarity coefficient
    eqlateral_triangles The ratio of similarity of two equilateral triangles is 3.9 (ie 39:10). The length of the side of smaller triangle is 3 cm. Calculate the perimeter and area of ​​the larger triangle.
  8. Climb
    scenic_road Road has climbing 1:23. How big is a angle corresponds to this climbing?
  9. MO - triangles
    metal 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
  10. Geodesist
    XY Triangle shaped field (triangle ABC) has side AB = 51 m. path XY is parallel to the side AB which divided triangle ABC into two parts with same area. What will be the length of the path XY? Help please geodesist ...
  11. Boat
    boat_ramp A force of 226 kg (2260 N) is required to pull a boat up a ramp inclined at 10° with horizontal. How much does the boat weight?
  12. Triangle KLB
    rovnostranny_trojuholnik It is given equilateral triangle ABC. From point L which is the midpoint of the side BC of the triangle it is drwn perpendicular to the side AB. Intersection of perpendicular and the side AB is point K. How many % of the area of the triangle ABC is area o
  13. Sun rays
    sfinga-a-cheopsova-pyramida-w-4066 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
  14. Airplane
    tu-144 Aviator sees part of the earth's surface with an area of 200,000 square kilometers. How high he flies?
  15. Cosine
    theta Calculate the cosine of the smallest internal angle in a right-angled triangle with cathetus 19 and 4 and with the hypotenuse 19.416.
  16. Similarity of squares
    squares2_1 The ratio of the similarity of the squares ABCD and KLMN is 2.5. Square KLMN area is greater than area of a square ABCD with side a: ?
  17. Rectangular triangles
    r_triangles The lengths of corresponding sides of two rectangular triangles are in the ratio 2:5. At what ratio are medians relevant to hypotenuse these right triangles? At what ratio are the contents of these triangles? Smaller rectangular triangle has legs 6 and 8 c
  18. See harmonics
    HarmonicMean It is true that the size of the central segment of any trapezoid is the harmonic mean size of its bases? Prove it. Central segment crosses the intersection of the diagonals and is parallel to the bases.
  19. Trapezoid IV
    lichobeznik2 In a trapezoid ABCD (AB||CD) is |AB| = 15cm |CD| = 7 cm, |AC| = 12 cm, AC is perpendicular to BC. What area has a trapezoid ABCD?
  20. Shadow and light
    stin Nine meters height poplar tree has a shadow 16.2 meters long. How long shadow have at the same time Joe if he is 1,4m tall?

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