Planimetrics - math word problems

Study plane measurements, including angles, distances, and areas. In other words - measurement and calculation of shapes in the plane. Perimeter and area of plane shapes.

  1. Fence and scale
    ctverec_mo_4 The garden with 80 m of fencing is draw on plan as a square with a side length of 4 cm. At what scale is this plan made?
  2. Tangent
    tetiva33 What distance is the tangent t of the circle (S, 4 cm) and the chord of this circle, which is 6 cm long and parallel to the tangent t?
  3. Tangent 3
    tangetns In a circle with centre O radius is 4√5 cm. EC is the tangent to the circle at point D. Segment AB IS THE DIAMETER of given circle. POINT A is joined with POINT E and POINT B is joined with POINT C. Find DC if BC IS 8cm.
  4. Circle simple
    circles_3 Circumference of a circle is 6.28. What is the area of the circle?
  5. Rectangle 39
    rectnagles Find the perimeter and area of the rectangular with vertices (-1, 4), (0,4), (0, -1), and (-4, 4)
  6. Parallelogram perimeter
    345 The ABC triangle with sides a = 5cm, b = 3cm, c = 40mm has the center of the sides of the K,L,M. How many cm have the KBLM parallelogram perimeter?
  7. Inscribed circle
    vpisana The circle inscribed in a triangle has a radius 3 cm. Express the area of the triangle using a, b, c.
  8. Chord
    tetiva2_1 It is given to a circle k(r=6 cm) and the points A, B such that / AB / = 8 cm lies on k. Calculate the distance of the center of circle S to the midpoint C of the segment AB.
  9. The ladder
    rebrik33_1 The ladder is 10 m long The ladder is 8 m high How many meters is the distant heel from the wall?
  10. MO Z9–I–2 - 2017
    trapezium_3 In the VODY trapezoid, VO is a longer base and the diagonal intersection K divides the VD line in a 3:2 ratio. The area of the KOV triangle is 13.5 cm2. Find the area of the entire trapezoid.
  11. MO8-Z8-I-5 2017
    mo8 Identical rectangles ABCD and EFGH are positioned such that their sides are parallel to the same. The points I, J, K, L, M and N are the intersections of the extended sides, as shown. The area of the BNHM rectangle is 12 cm2, the rectangle MBCK area is 63
  12. Trapezium internal angles
    lichob_2_2 A trapezium where AB is parallel to CD, has angle A : angle D = 4 :5, angle B = 3x-15 and angle C = 4x+20. Find angle A, B, C and D.
  13. Ladder slope
    rebrik33 What is the slope of a ladder 6.2 m long and 5.12 m in height.
  14. Gardens colony
    kolonie Gardens colony with dimensions of 180 m and 300 m are to be completely divided into the same large squares of the highest area. Calculate how many such squares can be obtained and determine the length of the square side.
  15. Is right triangle
    triangle_1111_4 Decide if the triangle XYZ is rectangular: x = 4 m, y = 6 m, z = 4 m
  16. Rhombus construction
    rhombus_7 Construct ABCD rhombus if its diagonal AC=9 cm and side AB = 6 cm. Inscribe a circle in it touching all sides...
  17. Square area
    100-square Complete the table and then draw each square. Provide exact lengths. Describe any problems you have. Side Length Area
  18. Right angled triangle 2
    vertex_triangle_right LMN is a right angled triangle with vertices at L(1,3), M(3,5) and N(6,n). Given angle LMN is 90° find n
  19. The mast
    octagon 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.
  20. Image reduction
    picture2 To say that I am mathematically challenged is a gross understatement! I'm trying to help my friend determine how to calculate percentages of reduction or enlargement for a quilt pattern. She is creating a drawing of a cute picture which will become a pi

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