Absolute value - math word problems

Number of problems found: 50

  • Two parallel chords
    chords In a circle 70 cm in diameter, two parallel chords are drawn so that the center of the circle lies between the chords. Calculate the distance of these chords if one of them is 42 cm long and the second 56 cm.
  • Two chords
    twochords In a circle with radius r = 26 cm two parallel chords are drawn. One chord has a length t1 = 48 cm and the second has a length t2 = 20 cm, with the center lying between them. Calculate the distance of two chords.
  • Suppose
    linear_eq Suppose you know that the length of a line segment is 15, x2=6, y2=14 and x1= -3. Find the possible value of y1. Is there more than one possible answer? Why or why not?
  • The modulus
    abs_value Find the modulus of the complex number 2 + 5i
  • Temperature difference 2
    teplomer The temperature in London on new year’s day is -2 degree Celsius. The temperature in Moscow on the same day is -14 degree Celsius, what is the temperature difference between the two cities?
  • On a line
    linearna On a line p : 3 x - 4 y - 3 = 0, determine the point C equidistant from points A[4, 4] and B[7, 1].
  • Rectangle 39
    rectnagles Find the perimeter and area of the rectangular with vertices (-1, 4), (0,4), (0, -1), and (-4, 4)
  • Cube root
    cubes_27 For 13, Sam wrote 2891 instead of the correct cube number. By how much was he wrong?
  • Three points
    abs1_1 Three points A (-3;-5) B (9;-10) and C (2;k) . AB=AC What is value of k?
  • Distance of numbers
    numbers2_17 Which number has the same distance from the numbers -5.65 and 7.25 on the numerical axis?
  • Calculate 6
    distance_point_line Calculate the distance of a point A[0, 2] from a line passing through points B[9, 5] and C[1, -1].
  • Angle of the body diagonals
    body_diagonals_angle Using vector dot product calculate the angle of the body diagonals of the cube.
  • Closest natural number
    numbers2_31 Find the closest natural number to 4.456 to 44.56 and to 445.6.
  • Coordinate axes
    tr_triangle_axes Determine the area of the triangle given by line -7x+7y+63=0 and coordinate axes x and y.
  • Difference in temperatures
    teplomer_10 The temperature in the number line show minus 15 degree celsius and 8 degree celsius. What is the different between the temperatures?
  • Elevator
    vytah The panel house has ten over-ground floors and four underground. The lift goes from the ground floor to 2nd floors, then goes down to 3rd underground floors, then 9 floors up and finally 4 floors down. To what story elevator come? How many floors did it c
  • Lighthouse
    majak Marcel (point J) lies in the grass and sees the top of the tent (point T) and behind it the top of the lighthouse (P). | TT '| = 1.2m, | PP '| = 36m, | JT '| = 5m. Marcel lies 15 meters away from the sea (M). Calculate the lighthouse distance from the sea
  • Vertices of a right triangle
    right_triangle_5 Show that the points D(2,1), E(4,0), F(5,7) are vertices of a right triangle.
  • Integer
    abs1 Find the integer whose distance on the numerical axis from number 1 is two times smaller as the distance from number 6.
  • Coordinates of square vertices
    ctverec_2 The ABCD square has the center S [−3, −2] and the vertex A [1, −3]. Find the coordinates of the other vertices of the square.

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