# Triangle - examples

- Shadow

A meter pole perpendicular to the ground throws a shadow of 40 cm long, the house throws a shadow 6 meters long. What is the height of the house? - Is right-angled

Can a triangle with the sides of sqrt 3, sqrt 5 and sqrt 8 (√3, √5 a √8) be a right triangle? - Isosceles

Isosceles trapezium ABCD ABC = 12 angle ABC = 40 ° b=6. Calculate the circumference and area. - Two chords

There is a given circle k (center S, radius r). From point A which lies on circle k are starting two chords of length r. What angle does chords make? Draw and measure. - Three sides

Side b is 2 cm longer than side c, side a is 9 cm shorter than side b. The triangle circumference is 40 cm. Find the length of sides a, b, c . .. . - Double ladder

The double ladder is 8.5m long. It is built so that its lower ends are 3.5 meters apart. How high does the upper end of the ladder reach? - Right triangle

Calculate the length of the remaining two sides and the angles in the rectangular triangle ABC if a = 10 cm, angle alpha = 18°40'. - Prove

Prove that k1 and k2 is the equations of two circles. Find the equation of the line that passes through the centers of these circles. k1: x^{2}+y^{2}+2x+4y+1=0 k2: x^{2}+y^{2}-8x+6y+9=0 - The perimeter

The perimeter of equilateral △PQR is 12. The perimeter of regular hexagon STUVWX is also 12. What is the ratio of the area of △PQR to the area of STUVWX? - 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? - Trapezoid MO

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. - Right Δ

Right triangle has length of one leg 51 cm and length of the hypotenuse 85 cm. Calculate the height of the triangle. - Axial section

Axial section of the cone is equilateral triangle with area 208 dm^{2.}Calculate volume of the cone. - Circle chord

What is the length d of the chord circle of diameter 36 m, if distance from the center circle is 16 m? - Trigonometric functions

In right triangle is: ? Determine the value of s and c: ? ? - Rectangle

The rectangle is 11 cm long and 45 cm wide. Determine the radius of the circle circumscribing rectangle. - Triangle SAS

Calculate area and perimeter of the triangle, if the two sides are 51 cm and 110 cm long and angle them clamped is 130°. - Is right?

Is triangle with sides 51, 56 and 77 right triangle? - Gimli Glider

Aircraft Boeing 767 lose both engines at 45000 feet. The plane captain maintain optimum gliding conditions. Every minute, lose 1870 feet and maintain constant speed 212 knots. Calculate how long takes to plane from engines failure to hit ground. Calculate - Short cut

Imagine that you are going to the friend. That path has a length 270 meters. Then turn left and go another 1810 meters and you are at a friend's. The question is how much the journey will be shorter if you go direct across the field?

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