# Oil rig

Oil drilling rig is 23 meters height and fix the ropes which ends are 7 meters away from the foot of the tower.

How long are these ropes?

Correct result:

x =  27.89 m

#### Solution:

We would be pleased if you find an error in the word problem, spelling mistakes, or inaccuracies and send it to us. Thank you!

Tips to related online calculators
Pythagorean theorem is the base for the 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:

## Next similar math problems:

Ladder 8 m long is leaning against the wall. Its foot is 1 m away from the wall. In which height ladder touches the wall?
How long is a ladder that touches on a wall 4 meters high and its lower part is 3 meters away from the wall?
• TV diagonal
Diagonal TV is 0.56 m long, how big the television sreen is if the aspect ratio is 16:9?
Ladder 10 meters long is staying against the wall so that its bottom edge is 6 meters away from the wall. What height reaches ladder?
• Tent
Calculate how many liters of air will fit in the tent that has a shield in the shape of an isosceles right triangle with legs r = 3 m long the height = 1.5 m and a side length d = 5 m.
8.3 meters long ladder is leaning against the wall of the well, and its lower end is 1.2 meters from this wall. How high from the bottom of a well is the top edge of the ladder?
The double ladder has 3 meters long shoulders. What is the height of the upper of the ladder reach if the lower ends are 1.8 meters apart?
• Kite
John a kite, which is diamond shaped. Its diagonals are 60 cm long and 90 cm long. Calculate: a) the diamond side b) how much paper John needs to make a kite if he needs paper on both sides and needs 5% of the paper for bending.
• Body diagonal
Cuboid with base 7cm x 3,9cm and body diagonal 9cm long. Find the height of the cuboid and the length of the diagonal of the base,
• Top of the tower
The top of the tower has the shape of a regular hexagonal pyramid. The base edge has a length of 1.2 m, the pyramid height is 1.6 m. How many square meters of sheet metal is needed to cover the top of the tower if 15% extra sheet metal is needed for joint
• Canopy
Mr Peter has metal roof cone shape with a height of 127 cm and radius 130 cm over well. He needs paint the roof with anticorrosion. How many kg of color must he buy if the manufacturer specifies the consumption of 1 kg to 3.3 m2?
• IS trapezoid
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.