Examples for secondary school students - page 71
- Sheep and cows
There are only sheep and cows on the farm. Sheep is eight more than cows. The number of cows is half the number of sheep. How many animals live on the farm?
Show that if x, y, z are 3 consecutive nonzero digits, zyx-xyz = 198, where zyx and xyz are three-digit numbers created from x, y, z.
- Three points
Three points A (-3;-5) B (9;-10) and C (2;k) . AB=AC What is value of k?
- Hexagon ABCDEF
In the regular hexagon ABCDEF, the diagonal AE has a length 8cm. Calculate the circumference and the hexagon area.
- The tourist
The tourist traveled 190km in 5 hours. Part of the journey passed at 5 km/h. The rest he went by bus at a speed of 60 km/h. How long has a bus gone?
- Three sides
Side b is 2 cm longer than side c, side a is 9 cm shorter than side b. The triangle circumference is 40 cm. Find the length of sides a, b, c . .. .
On the menu are 12 kinds of meal. How many ways can we choose four different meals into the daily menu?
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.
- Car and motorcyclist
A car and a motorcyclist rode against each other from a distance of 190 km. The car drove 10km/h higher than the motorcyclist and started half an hour later. It met a motorcyclist in an hour and thirty minutes. Determine their speeds.
The first generation of micro-organisms has a population of 13500 members. Each next generation is 11/10 times the previous one. Find out how many generations will reach at least three times members of the first generation.
- Sss triangle
Calculate the area and heights in the triangle ABC by sides a = 8cm, b = 11cm, c = 12cm
- Height of the room
Given the floor area of a room as 24 feet by 48 feet and space diagonal of a room as 56 feet. Can you find the height of the room?
- Perimeter of RT
Find the circumference of the rectangular triangle if the sum of its legs is 22.5 cm and its area is 62.5 cm2.
- Sphere floating
Will float a hollow iron ball with an outer diameter d1 = 20cm and an inside diameter d2 = 19cm in the water? The iron density is 7.8 g/cm 3. (Instructions: Calculate the average sphere density and compare with the density of the water. )
- Spherical cap 4
What is the surface area of a spherical cap, the base diameter 20 m, height 2.5 m? Calculate using formula.
- Water lilies
Water lilies are growing on the pond and their number is doubled every day. The whole layer is covered in 12 days. How many days will it cover 8 layers?
- Right triangular prism
We have cuboid with a base and dimensions of 12 cm and 5 cm and height of 4 cm. The tablecloth cut it into two identical triangular prisms with right triangular bases. The surface of the created prisms was painted with color. Calculate the surface area of.
- Infinite sum of areas
Above the height of the equilateral triangle ABC is constructed an equilateral triangle A1, B1, C1, of the height of the equilateral triangle built A2, B2, C2, and so on. The procedure is repeated continuously. What is the total sum of the areas of all tri
- The diagram 2
The diagram shows a cone with slant height 10.5cm. If the curved surface area of the cone is 115.5 cm2. Calculate correct to 3 significant figures: *Base Radius *Height *Volume of the cone
In 1960 my age was equal to the digits sum of the year of my birth. What is my age now?