Solve the following problem graphically. The fishing boat left the harbor early in the morning and set out to the north. After 12 km of sailing, she changed course and continued 9 km west. Then When she docked and reached the fishing grounds she launched the nets. How far was she from the place of departure?
We will be pleased if You send us any improvements to this math problem. Thank you!
Thank you for submitting an example text correction or rephasing. We will review the example in a short time and work on the publish it.
Tips to related online calculators
You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:
Related math problems and questions:
- A truck
A truck departs from a distribution center. From there, it goes 20km west, 30km north and 10km west and reaches a shop. How can the truck reach back to the distribution center from the shop (what is the shortest path)?
- Trip with compass
During the trip, Peter went 5 km straight north from the cottage, then 12 km west and finally returned straight to the cottage. How many kilometers did Peter cover during the whole trip?
- Cyclist vs boat
The cyclist wants to ride a short distance by boat, but when he stops at the pier, the boat does not pick up passengers yet and is preparing to leave. The cyclist decides that the boat will catch up at the next stop. The stop is 12km far along the water a
- Fishing boat
The fishing boat caught 14 fish in one day. How many fish will catch four fishing boats in 8 days?
- Two cyclists
Two cyclists started from crossing in the same time. One goes to the north speed 20 km/h, the second eastward at speed 26 km/h. What will be the direct distance cycling 30 minutes from the start?
At 8:40 the ship set sail at 12 km/h. At 19:10 followed by at 29 km/h sail boat. When sail boat catches up the ship? How many minutes will catch up took?
- Cross road
From the junction of two streets that are perpendicular to each other, two cyclists (each on another street) walked out. One ran 18 km/h and the second 24 km/h. How are they away from a) 6 minutes, b) 15 minutes?
- A kite
Children have a kite on an 80m long rope, which floats above a place 25m from the place where children stand. How high is the dragon floating above the terrain?
- Faces diagonals
If a cuboid's diagonals are x, y, and z (wall diagonals or three faces), then find the cuboid volume. Solve for x=1.3, y=1, z=1.2
- Call of Duty
Game Call of Duty in CTF (Capture the Flag) opposes the British and the Germans, whose bases are 15 km apart. A German soldier stole the British flag and hid it with it in a secret place between the bases. If the British soldiers set out at a speed of 14
A passenger car and an ambulance come to the rectangular crossroad, the ambulance left. Passenger car at speed 39 km/h and ambulance at 41 km/h. Calculate such a relative speed of the ambulance move to the car.
- Right isosceles
Calculate area of the isosceles right triangle which perimeter is 26 cm.
- Circle chord
Calculate the length of the chord of the circle with radius r = 10 cm, length of which is equal to the distance from the center of the circle.
- Rectangular triangle PQR
In the rectangular triangle PQR, the PQ leg is divided by the X point into two segments of which longer is 25cm long. The second leg PR has a length 16 cm. The length of the RX is 20 cm. Calculate the length p of side RQ. The result is round to 2 decimal
Given a rhombus ABCD with a diagonalsl length of 8 cm and 12 cm. Calculate the side length and content of the rhombus.
- Median in right triangle
In the rectangular triangle ABC has known the length of the legs a = 15cm and b = 36cm. Calculate the length of the median to side c (to hypotenuse).
Calculate the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle if the length of one leg is 4 cm and its content area is 16 square centimeters.