# 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.

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• Body diagonal
Calculate the volume of a cuboid whose body diagonal u is equal to 6.1 cm. Rectangular base has dimensions of 3.2 cm and 2.4 cm
• Cutting the prism
A prism with a square base with a content of 1 cm2 and a height of 3 cm was cut from a cube with an edge length of 3 cm. What is the surface of the body formed from the cube after cutting the prism?
• Special watch
Fero bought a special watch on the market. They have only one (minute) hand and a display that shows which angle between the hour and minute hand. How many hours was his watch shown - the minute hand points to number 2; the display shows 125°?
• Three points
Three points K (-3; 2), L (-1; 4), M (3, -4) are given. Find out: (a) whether the triangle KLM is right b) calculate the length of the line to the k side c) write the coordinates of the vector LM d) write the directional form of the KM side e) write the d
• 30-60-90
The longer leg of a 30°-60°-90° triangle measures 5. What is the length of the shorter leg?
• The body
The body slides down an inclined plane forming an angle α = π / 4 = 45° under the action of a horizontal plane under the effect of friction forces with acceleration a = 2.4 m/s ^ 2. At what angle β must the plane be inclined so that the body slides on it
• Lighthouse
The man, 180 cm tall, walks along the seafront directly to the lighthouse. The male shadow caused by the beacon light is initially 5.4 meters long. When the man approaches the lighthouse by 90 meters, its shadow shorter by 3 meters. How tall is the lighth
• Kite
John a kite, which is diamond-shaped. Its diagonals are 60 cm long and 90 cm long. Calculate: a) the diamond side b) how much paper John needs to make a kite if he needs a paper on both sides and needs 5% of the paper for bending.
• Thomas
Thomas lives 400 meters away from Samko, Robo from Thomas also 400 m and Samko from Robo 500. Anton lives 300 meters away from Robo further as Samko. How far away lives Anton from Rob?
• Recursion squares
In the square, ABCD has inscribed a square so that its vertices lie at the centers of the sides of the square ABCD. The procedure of inscribing the square is repeated this way. The side length of the square ABCD is a = 22 cm. Calculate: a) the sum of peri
How many square meters are needed to cover the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid base edge 10 meters if the deviation lateral edges from the base plane are 68°? Calculate waste 10%.
• Rectangles - sides
One side of the rectangle is 10 cm longer than second. Shortens longer side by 6 cm and extend shorter by 14 cm increases the area of the rectangle by 130 cm2. What are the dimensions of the original rectangle?
• Sailboat
The 20 m long sailboat has an 8 m high mast in the middle of the deck. The top of the mast is fixed to the bow and stern with a steel cable. Determine how much cable is needed to secure the mast and what angle the cable will make with the ship's deck.
• SSA and geometry
The distance between the points P and Q was 356 m measured in the terrain. The PQ line can be seen from the viewer at a viewing angle of 107° 22 '. The observer's distance from P is 271 m. Determine the viewing angle of P and observer.
• Altitude angles
Cities A, B, C lie in one elevation plane. C is 50 km east of B, B is north of A. C is deviated by 50° from A. The plane flies around places A, B, C at the same altitude. When the aircraft is flying around B, its altitude angle to A is 12°. Find the altit
• Iglu - cone tent
The cone-shaped tent is 3 m high, the diameter of its base is 3.2 m. a) The tent is made of two layers of material. How many m2 of fabric is needed for production (including flooring), if 20% needs to be added to the minimum amount due to cutting waste? b
• Goat
The fenced flower bed has the shape of a regular hexagon. The tops are formed by fence posts. The fence around the flowerbed measures 60 m. A goat is tied to one of the pillars from the outside and grazes on the surrounding meadow (the goat should not ent
• Cuboid
Cuboid with edge a=6 cm and space diagonal u=31 cm has volume V=900 cm3. Calculate the length of the other edges.
• Angle of deviation
The surface of the rotating cone is 30 cm2 (with circle base), its surface area is 20 cm2. Calculate the deviation of the side of this cone from the plane of the base.
• The swimmer
The swimmer swims at a constant speed of 0.85 m/s relative to water flow. The current speed in the river is 0.40 m/s, the river width is 90 m. a) What is the resulting speed of the swimmer with respect to the tree on the riverbank when the swimmer motion

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