Examples for secondary school students - page 5

  1. Z9–I–1
    ctverec_mo In all nine fields of given shape to be filled natural numbers so that: • each of the numbers 2, 4, 6 and 8 is used at least once, • four of the inner square boxes containing the products of the numbers of adjacent cells of the outer square, • in the cir
  2. Slope of track
    sklon_1 Calculate the average slope (in permille and even in degrees) of the rail tracks between Prievidza (309 m AMSL) and Nitrianske Pravno (354 m AMSL), if the track is 11 km long.
  3. Cyclist
    1cyclist Cyclist goes uphill 10 km for 50 minutes and downhill minutes for 29 minutes, both applied to the pedals same force. How long he pass 10 km by plane?
  4. Right triangle
    righttriangle Legs of the right triangle are in the ratio a:b = 2:8. The hypotenuse has a length of 87 cm. Calculate the perimeter and area of the triangle.
  5. Spherical cap
    kulova_usec From the sphere of radius 18 was truncated spherical cap. Its height is 12. What part of the volume is spherical cap from whole sphere?
  6. Pentagon
    5gon_3 Calculate the area of regular pentagon, which diagonal is u=17.
  7. Rhombus
    rhomus_circle It is given a rhombus of side length a = 29 cm. Touch points of inscribed circle divided his sides into sections a1 = 14 cm and a2 = 15 cm. Calculate the radius r of the circle and the length of the diagonals of the rhombus.
  8. Mast
    stoziar Mast has 17 m long shadow on a slope rising from the mast foot in the direction of the shadow angle at angle 9.3°. Determine the height of the mast, if the sun above the horizon is at angle 44°30'.
  9. Cube zoom
    krychle_1 How many percents do we increase the volume and surface of the cube if we magnify its edge by 38 %?
  10. Rectangle - sides ratio
    rectangle_2 Calculate area of rectangle whose sides are in ratio 3:13 and perimeter is 673.
  11. Rhombus and inscribed circle
    rhombus_2 It is given a rhombus with side a = 6 cm and the radius of the inscribed circle r = 2 cm. Calculate the length of its two diagonals.
  12. Isosceles right triangle
    3triangles Calculate the area of an isosceles right triangle whose perimeter is 377 cm.
  13. Gear
    ozubene_kolesa Two gears, fit into each other, has transfer 2:3. Centres of gears are spaced 82 cm. What are the radii of the gears?
  14. Rectangle
    rectangle_ABCD In rectangle ABCD with sides |AB|=19, |AD|=16 is from point A guided perpendicular to the diagonal BD, which intersects at point P. Determine the ratio ?.
  15. Daily average
    weather_forecast Calculate the average temperature during the day, when 15 hours was 20 °C and 9 hours was 13 °C.
  16. Sandpile
    sandpile_1 Auto sprinkled with sand to an approximately conical shape. Workers wanted to determine the volume (amount of sand) and therefore measure the circumference of the base and the length of both sides of the cone (over the top). What is the volume of the san
  17. R triangle
    right_triangle_1 Calculate the area of a right triangle whose longer leg is 6 dm shorter than the hypotenuse and 3 dm longer than the shorter leg.
  18. When will I be a millionaire?
    milionar_kedy Barry monthly send 280 euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of 2.1% p. A. Calculate how many months must Barry save to save 1000000 euros? Inflation, interest rate changes, or bank failures ignore.
  19. Tangents
    tangents To circle with a radius of 41 cm from the point R guided two tangents. The distance of both points of contact is 16 cm. Calculate the distance from point R and circle centre.
  20. Radians
    pi_text Convert 270° to radians. Write result as multiple of number π.

Do you have an interesting mathematical word problem that you can't solve it? Enter it, and we can try to solve it.



To this e-mail address, we will reply solution; solved examples are also published here. Please enter the e-mail correctly and check whether you don't have a full mailbox.

Please do not submit problems from current active competitions such as Mathematical Olympiad, correspondence seminars etc...