Joanne and Roger are planting a rectangular garden. The garden is 8 1/2 ft by 13 ft. They want to use half of the garden for cucumbers and half of the garden for tomatoes. They decide to separate the garden into two right triangles. What is the area of the tomato part of the garden?
Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. 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
See also our right triangle calculator.
You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:
We encourage you to watch this tutorial video on this math problem: video1
Related math problems and questions:
- Father's garden
John's father has a garden in the back yard. The dimensions of the garden are shown here. A green rectangle is shown. The width is labeled as 2 and two-thirds feet. The length is labeled as 7 and three-fourths feet. Calculate the area of the garden. You f
The rectangular garden has dimensions of 27 m and 30 m. Peter and Katka split it in a ratio of 4:5. How many square meters did Katkin measure part of the garden?
- Octagon from rectangle
From tablecloth rectangular shape with dimensions of 4 dm and 8 dm we cuts down the corners in the shape of isosceles triangles. It thus formed an octagon with area 26 dm2. How many dm2 we cuts down?
- Garden G
The rectangular, trapezoidal garden has a base length of 81m, 76m, and a vertical arm of 12m. Calculate how many m2 of the area will remain for planting greenery if 1/3 of the area is built. Calculate the consumption of mesh for land fencing.
The rectangular garden has a length 99 m and width 84 m. Calculate how many m2 will decrease its area if land by the ornamental fence with width 30 cm.
- Mr. Zucchini
Mr. Zucchini had a rectangular garden whose perimeter is 28 meters. The garden's content area filled just four square beds, whose dimensions in meters are expressed in whole numbers. Determine what size could have a garden. Find all the possibilities and
- A triangle 2
A triangle has a base of 2 inches and a height of 2 3/4 inches. What is the area of the triangle?
- Rectangular garden
Rectangular garden has a length of 48.7 m, a width of 6.3 meters shorter than the length. How much mesh should be bought for its fencing if the gate is 2.9 m long and the gate 1.1 m? What is the area of the garden?
- Free space in the garden
The grandfather's free space in the garden was in the shape of a rectangular triangle with 5 meters and 12 meters in length. He decided to divide it into two parts and the height of the hypotenuse. For the smaller part creates a rock garden, for the large
- Three rectangles
Some wire is used to make 3 rectangles: A, B, and C. Rectangle B's dimensions are 3/5 cm larger than Rectangle A's dimensions, and Rectangle C's dimensions are again 3/5 cm larger than Rectangle B's dimensions. Rectangle A is 2 cm by 3 1/5 cm. What is the
- Rectangular garden
The perimeter of Peter's rectangular garden is 98 meters. The width of the garden is 60% shorter than its length. Find the dimensions of the rectangular garden in meters. Find the garden area in square meters.
- Area of rectangle
How many times will increase the area of the rectangle if we increase twice the length and at the same time we decrease the width by half?
- Garden exchange
The garden has a rectangular trapezoid shape, the bases of which have dimensions of 60 m and 30 m and a vertical arm of 40 m. The owner exchanged this garden for a parallelogram, which is 7/9 of the area of a trapezoidal garden. What is the size of the ne
- Jewelry box
The bottom of Zeyda's jewelry box is a rectangle with the length of 5 3/8 inches and a width of 3 1/4 inches. What is the area of the bottom of the jewelry box?
- Scale of plan
On the plan of the village in the scale of 1: 1000 a rectangular garden is drawn. Its dimensions on the plan are 25mm and 28mm. Determine the area of the garden in ares.
The garden has a rectangular shape with lengths of 25 and 40 meters. It has been expanded so that each of its size increased by one fifth. How many square meters increased its acreage?
- Rectangular 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