Goniomentry and trigonometry - math word problems

  1. Black building
    talapka_cierna_stavba Keith built building with a rectangular shape 6.5 m × 3.9 m. Calculate how much percent exceeded the limit 25 m2 for small building. Building not built in accordance with the law is called "black building". Calculate the angle that the walls were clenchin
  2. Road
    route-66 Average climb of the road is given by ratio 1:15. By what angle road average climb?
  3. Triangle and its heights
    triangle_2 Calculate the length of the sides of the triangle ABC, if va=5 cm, vb=7 cm and side b is 5 cm shorter than side a.
  4. Circular sector
    vysek_circle I have a circular sector with a length 15 cm with an unknown central angle. It is inscribed by a circle with radius 5 cm. What is the central angle alpha in the circular sector?
  5. Glass of juice
    glass_of_juice Glass of juice shaped cylinder 16 cm height and base diameter of 7 cm is filled with juice so that the level is 4 cm below the rim of the glass. Determine the maximum angle of the cup can be tilted and juice don't overflow.
  6. Triangle KLB
    rovnostranny_trojuholnik It is given equilateral triangle ABC. From point L which is the midpoint of the side BC of the triangle it is drwn perpendicular to the side AB. Intersection of perpendicular and the side AB is point K. How many % of the area of the triangle ABC is area o
  7. Box
    uhlopriecka Calculate the angle between box base 9 x 14 and body diagonal length 18.
  8. Descent of road
    znacka_klesanie Road sign informs the gradient is 10.3%. Calculate the angle which average decreases.
  9. Felix
    astronaut Calculate how much land saw Felix Baumgartner after jump from 32 km above ground. The radius of the Earth is R = 6378 km.
  10. Cuboid
    cuboid_3 Cuboid ABCDEFGH with 10 cm height has a base edge length 6 cm and 8 cm. Determine angle between body diagonal and the base plane (round to degrees).
  11. Boat
    boat_ramp A force of 300 kg (3000 N) is required to pull a boat up a ramp inclined at 14° with horizontal. How much does the boat weight?
  12. Supermarket cashiers
    tesco_1 When at the supermarket are opened only 2 cash people waiting in the front approximately 12 minutes. How many will shorten the average waiting time in a front where supermarket open another three cashiers?
  13. Baker
    pekar The baker makes from 10 kg of flour 12 kg dough. How much flour he need to make a 100 kg dough?
  14. Aircraft
    aircraft The plane flies at altitude 6500 m. At the time of first measurement was to see the elevation angle of 21° and second measurement of the elevation angle of 46°. Calculate the distance the plane flew between the two measurements.
  15. ISO trapezium
    trapezium_2 Calculate area of isosceles trapezoid with base 95 long, leg 27 long and with the angle between the base and leg 70 degrees.
  16. Triangle TBC
    isosceles_triangle TBC is isosceles triangle with base TB with base angle 63° and legs length |TC| = |BC| = 25. How long is the base TB?
  17. Goat
    koza Meadow is a circle with radius r = 19 m. How long must a rope to tie a goat to the pin on the perimeter of the meadow to allow goat eat half of meadow?
  18. Map - climb
    Lanovka_na_skalnate_pleso On the map of High Tatras in scale 1:11000 are cable car stations in the Tatranska Lomnica and in the Skalnate Pleso with distance 354.6 mm. Altitude of this stations are 949 m and 1760 m. What is average angle of climb of this cable car track?
  19. Horizontal Cylindrical Segment
    cylinder_horiz How much fuel is in the tank of horizontal cylindrical segment with a length 10m, width of level 1 meter and level is 0.2 meters below the upper side of the tank?
  20. Cable car 2
    lanovka_1 Cable car rises at an angle 41° and connects the upper and lower station with an altitude difference of 1175 m. How long is the track of cable car?

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