Trapezoid + Pythagorean theorem - examples

Trapezoid is a convex quadrilateral with one pair of parallel sides, but referred as a trapezium outside North America. The parallel sides are called the bases of the trapezoid and the other two sides are called the legs or the lateral sides.

  1. The garden
    zahrada_6 The garden has the shape of a rectangular trapezium. The bases have lengths of 27 meters and 36 meters, the trapezoid's height is 12 meters. Calculate how much fence will cost this garden if one meter costs 1.5 €?
  2. Trapezoid MO
    right_trapezium The rectangular trapezoid ABCD with right angle at point B, |AC| = 12, |CD| = 8, diagonals are perpendicular to each other. Calculate the perimeter and area of ​​the trapezoid.
  3. IS trapezoid
    trapezoid_ABCD Calculate the length of diagonal u and height v of isosceles trapezoid ABCD, whose bases have lengths a = |AB| = 37 cm, c = |CD| = 29 cm and legs b = d = |BC| = |AD| = 28 cm.
  4. R Trapezium
    Trapezium_example Rectangular trapezium has bases 12 and 5 and area 84 cm2. What is its perimeter?
  5. Road embankment
    nasyp_cesta Road embankment has a cross section shape of an isosceles trapezoid with bases 5 m and 7 m, and 2 m long leg. How many cubic meters of soil is in embankment length of 1474 meters?
  6. Pit
    ihlan_zrezany Pit has shape of a truncated pyramid with rectangular bases and is 3.5 m deep. The length and width of the pit is the top 3 × 1.5 m bottom 1 m × 0.5 m. To paint one square meter of pit we use 0.8 l of green colour. How many liters of paint is needed when w
  7. Trapezoid
    lichobeznik_3 trapezoid ABCD a = 35 m, b=28 m c = 11 m and d = 14 m. How to calculate its area?
  8. Isosceles trapezoid
    licho_1 Calculate the area of an isosceles trapezoid whose bases are in the ratio of 4:3; leg b = 13 cm and height = 12 cm.
  9. Right trapezoid
    lich_right 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.
  10. Leg
    tetris Determine the area of a trapezoid with bases 71 and 42 and height is 4 shorter than the its leg.
  11. Isosceles trapezoid
    rr_licho The lengths of the bases of the isosceles trapezoid are in the ratio 5:3, the arms have a length of 5 cm and height = 4.8 cm. Calculate the circumference and area of a trapezoid.
  12. Trapezoid RT
    lichobeznik2 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
  13. Rectangular trapezoid
    rt_licho The rectangular trapezoid ABCD is: /AB/ = /BC/ = /AC/. The length of the median is 6 cm. Calculate the circumference and area of a trapezoid.
  14. Estate
    mapa Estate shaped rectangular trapezoid has bases long 34 m , 63 m and perpendicular arm 37 m. Calculate how long is its fence.
  15. Trapezoid ABCD
    trapezoid_2 Calculate the perimeter of trapezoid ABCD if we know the side c=15, b=19 which is also a height and side d=20.
  16. ISO trapezoid v2
    lichobeznik bases of Isosceles trapezoid measured 12 cm and 5 cm and its perimeter is 21 cm. What is the are of a trapezoid?
  17. Rectangular trapezoid
    color_triangles Calculate the content of a rectangular trapezoid with a right angle at the point A and if |AC| = 4 cm, |BC| = 3 cm and the diagonal AC is perpendicular to the side BC.
  18. Rectangular trapezium
    trapezoid-right Calculate the perimeter of a rectangular trapezium when its content area is 576 cm2 and sice a (base) is 30 cm, height 24 cm.
  19. Isosceles trapezoid
    lichobeznik_mo_z8_5 What is the height of an isosceles trapezoid, the base of which has a length of 11 cm and 8 cm and whose legs measure 2.5 cm?
  20. Isosceles trapezoid
    lichobeznik_5 Calculate the content of an isosceles trapezoid whose bases are at ratio 5:3, the arm is 6cm long and it is 4cm high.

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Pythagorean theorem is the base for the right triangle calculator. See also more information on Wikipedia.