Examples of area of plane shapes

  1. 6 regular polygon
    hexagon_2 It is given 6 side regular polygon whose side is 5 cm. Calculate its content area. Compare how many more cm2 (square centimeters) has a circle in which is inscribed the 6-gon.
  2. Inscribed circle
    Su55k02_m10 Write the equation of a incircle of the triangle KLM if K [2,1], L [6,4], M [6,1].
  3. Square
    percent If the length of the sides of the square we decrease by 25% decrease the content area of 28 cm2. Determine the side length of the original square.
  4. Unknown number 24
    ctverce I think the number: a - is the same as the square area that has the 12th circumfence. What is this number? b - its half is 7 times bigger than its quarter. Is this the number?
  5. Hexagon area
    hexagon_1 The center of the regular hexagon is 21 cm away from its side. Calculate the hexagon side and its area.
  6. Kite
    drake_1 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.
  7. Embankment
    sss Perpendicular cross-section of the embankment around the lake has the shape of an isosceles trapezoid. Calculate the perpendicular cross-section, where bank is 4 m high the upper width is 7 m and the legs are 10 m long.
  8. Diamond perimeter
    Diamond_1000 Calculate the diamond circumference which area is 288 cm square and one diagonal has a size of 124 cm.
  9. Trapezoid IV
    lichobeznik2 In a trapezoid ABCD (AB||CD) is |AB| = 15cm |CD| = 7 cm, |AC| = 12 cm, AC is perpendicular to BC. What area has a trapezoid ABCD?
  10. Similarity of squares
    squares2_1 The ratio of the similarity of the squares ABCD and KLMN is 2.5. Square KLMN area is greater than area of a square ABCD with side a: ?
  11. Isosceles trapezoid
    rr_lichobeznik Calculate the circumference and the contents of the isosceles trapezoid if you know the size of the bases is 8 and 12 cm and the size of the arms is 5 cm.
  12. Mr. Zucchini
    cuketa Mr. Zucchini had a rectangular garden whose perimeter is 28 meters. Content area of the garden 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 an
  13. Truncated pyramid
    komoly_ihlan How many cubic meters is volume of a regular four-side truncated pyramid with edges one meter and 60 cm and high 250 mm?
  14. Harvester
    kombajn_1 Harvester has cutting width 4 m and harvested grain in the field, which is 87 meters wide. Harvester moves along the length of the field for six minutes, going back (without cutting) it takes half the time. Each turn at the end field take one minute. How m
  15. Hexagon - MO
    6uholnik_nepravidelny The picture shows the ABCD square, the EFGD square and the HIJD rectangle. Points J and G lie on the side CD and is true |DJ|
  16. Tetrahedral pyramid
    pyramid_4s Calculate the volume and surface of the regular tetrahedral pyramid if content area of the base is 20 cm2 and deviation angle of the side edges from the plane of the base is 60 degrees.
  17. Triangle eq
    rs_triangle_1 Calculate accurate to hundredths cm height of an equilateral triangle with a side length 12 cm. Calculate also its perimeter and content area.
  18. Sides of the triangle
    herons Calculate triangle sides where its area is S = 84 cm2 and a = x, b = x + 1, xc = x + 2
  19. Squares
    squares_6 Calculate the area of square and result round to square decimeters. a) a = 1,52 dm b) a = 13 268mm c) a = 562 cm d) a = 1,52 m
  20. 3x square
    square_3 Side length of the square is 54 cm. How many times increases the content area of square if the length of side increase three times?

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