# Examples for secondary school students

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- High wall

I have a wall 2m high. I need a 15 degree angle (upward) to second wall 4 meters away. How high must the second wall? - Research in school

For particular research in high school, four pupils are to be selected from a class with 30 pupils. Calculate the number of all possible results of the select and further calculate the number of all possible results, if it depends on the order in which th - Staircase

On a staircase 3.6 meters high, the number of steps would increase by 3 if the height of one step decreased by 4 cm. How high are the stairs? - School committee

7 students was elected to the school committee. In how many ways can the President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer be selected? - Alcohol risk

The 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Survey found that about 5 out of 12 high school students drank some alcohol in the 30 days preceding the survey. If a high school has 2400 students, how many would be expected to have used alcohol within a 30-day period? - School parliament

There are 18 boys and 14 girls in the class. In how many ways can 3 representatives be elected to the school parliament, if these are to be: a) the boys themselves b) one boy and two girls - To the cinema

Jane at 8 am got message that all 1093 school pupils will go to the cinema. Within 20 min she said it to the three friends. Each of them again for 20 minutes said to the other three. In this way the message spread further. At what time all the children in - Three pillars

On a straight road, three pillars are 6 m high at the same distance of 10 m. At what angle of view does Vlado see each pillar if it is 30 m from the first and his eyes are at 1.8 m high? - Tournament

Determine how many ways can be chosen two representatives from 34 students to school tournament. - Today in school

There are 9 girls and 11 boys in the class today. What is the probability that Suzan will go to the board today? - Steeple

We see the church tower from the road at an angle of 52°. When we zoom out to 29 meters away, it can be seen at an angle of 21°. How high is it? - School trip

The class has 19 students. What different ways can students be accommodated in the hostel, where available 3× 2-bed, 3× 3-bed and 1× 4-bed rooms? (Each room has its unique number) - The tower

The observer sees the tower's base 96 meters high at a depth of 30 degrees and 10 minutes and the top of the tower at a depth of 20 degrees and 50 minutes. How high is the observer above the horizontal plane on which the tower stands? - Statue

On the pedestal high 4 m is statue 2.7 m high. At what distance from the statue must observer stand to see it in maximum viewing angle? Distance from the eye of the observer from the ground is 1.7 m. - Competition

15 boys and 10 girls are in the class. On school competition of them is selected 6-member team composed of 4 boys and 2 girls. How many ways can we select students? - Lunch

Seven classmates go every day for lunch. If they always come to the front in a different order, will be enough school year to take of all the possibilities? - What is 9

What is the 15th term; x1=1.5, d=4.5? - Calculation of CN

Calculate: ? - Building

How high is the building that throws horizontal shadow 95.4 m long at angle 50°? - The mast

A 40 m high mast is secured in half by eight ropes of 25 m long. The ends of the ropes are equidistant from each other. Calculate this distance.

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