Practice problems of the pyramid
Number of problems found: 132
- Pyramid of Giza
The Great Pyramid of Giza has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid. The base edge is 227 m long and 140 m high. What is the weight of the stone needed to build this pyramid, if the weight of 1 m³ of stone is 2.5 t?
- Special body
Above each wall of a cube with an edge a = 30 cm, a regular quadrilateral pyramid with a height of 15 cm is constructed. Find the volume of the resulting body.
- Runcated pyramid teapot
The 35 cm high teapot has the shape of a truncated pyramid with the length of the edge of the lower square base a=50 cm and with the edges of the rectangular base b: 20 cm and c: 30 cm. How many liters of water will fit in the teapot?
- Cheops pyramid
The Pyramid of Cheops is a pyramid with a square base with a side of 233 m and a height of 146.6 m. It made from limestone with a density of 2.7 g/cm³. Calculate the amount of stone in tons. How many trains with 30 twenty tons wagons carry the stone?
- Metal pyramid
Find the weight of a regular quadrilateral pyramid with a 5 cm length and 6,5 cm body height is made from material with density g/cm³.
- Pyramid Z8–I–6
Each brick of the pyramid contains one number. Whenever possible, the number in each brick is the lowest common multiple of two numbers of bricks lying directly above it. May that number be in the lowest brick? Determine all possibilities.
- The cast
The cast in the body of a regular quadrilateral pyramid with a base edge 60 cm long and 5 cm high is made of a material with a density of 7.8 g/cm cubic. Calculate its weight.
- Chocholate pyramid
How many chocolates are in the third shelf when at the 8th shelf are 41 chocolates in any other shelf is 7 chocolates more the previous shelf.
- Gravel - cone
The mound of gravel has a regular circular cone shape with a height 3.3 meter and a base circumference of 18.85 meters. How many cubic meters of gravel is in a pile? Calculate the weight of gravel if its density is p = 640 kg / cubic m.
- Top of the tower
The top of the tower has the shape of a regular hexagonal pyramid. The base edge has a length of 1.2 m, the pyramid height is 1.6 m. How many square meters of sheet metal is needed to cover the top of the tower if 15% extra sheet metal is needed for joint
- Sun rays
If the sun's rays are at an angle 60° then famous Great Pyramid of Egypt (which is now high 137.3 meters) has 79.3 m long shadow. Calculate current height of neighboring chefren pyramid whose shadow is measured at the same time 78.8 m and the current heig
- Pentagonal pyramid
Find the volume and surface of a regular pentagonal pyramid with a base edge a = 12.8 cm and a height v = 32.1 cm.
The pit has the shape of a truncated pyramid with a rectangular base and is 0.8 m deep. The pit's length and width are the top 3 × 1.5 m bottom 1 m × 0.5 m. To paint one square meter of the pit we use 0.6 l of green color. How many liters of paint are nee
- Billiard balls
A layer of ivory billiard balls of radius 6.35 cm is in the form of a square. The balls are arranged so that each ball is tangent to every one adjacent to it. In the spaces between sets of 4 adjacent balls other balls rest, equal in size to the original.
- The roof
The roof of the tower has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid, the base edge of which is 11 m long and the side wall of the animal with the base an angle of 57°. Calculate how much roofing we need to cover the entire roof, if we count on 15% waste
- Quadrilateral pyramid
In a regular quadrilateral pyramid, the height is 6.5 cm and the angle between the base and the side wall is 42°. Calculate the surface area and volume of the body. Round calculations to 1 decimal place.
- Heptagonal pyramid
A hardwood for a column is in the form of a frustum of a regular heptagonal pyramid. The lower base edge is 18 cm, and the upper base of 14 cm. The altitude is 30 cm. Determine the weight in kg if the wood density is 10 grams/cm³.
- Secret treasure
Scouts have a tent in the shape of a regular quadrilateral pyramid with a side of the base 4 m and a height of 3 m. Find the container's radius r (and height h) so that they can hide the largest possible treasure.
- Pyramid cut
We cut the regular square pyramid with a parallel plane to the two parts (see figure). The volume of the smaller pyramid is 20% of the volume of the original one. The bottom of the base of the smaller pyramid has a content of 10 cm². Find the area of the
- Roof cover
Above the pavilion with a square ground plan with a side length of a = 12 m is a pyramid-shaped roof with a height v = 4.5 m. Calculate how much m² of sheet metal is needed to cover this roof if 5.5% of the sheet we must add for joints and waste.