Right triangle - math word problems

  1. ABCD square
    s1 In the ABCD square, the X point lies on the diagonal AC. The length of the XC is three times the length of the AX segment. Point S is the center of the AB side. The length of the AB side is 1 cm. What is the length of the XS segment?
  2. Body diagonal
    diagonal_1 Calculate the length of the body diagonal of the 6cm cube.
  3. Bamboo
    Bambus Bamboo high 32 feet was at a certain height broken by the wind so the bamboo top reached the ground at a distance of 16 feet from the trunk. At what height from the ground was the bamboo broken?
  4. Two forces
    forces_1 The two forces F1 = 580N and F2 = 630N have the angle of 59 degrees. Calculate their resultant force F.
  5. Tv screen
    tv2 The size of a tv screen is given by the length of its diagonal. If the dimension of a tv screen is 16 inches by 14 inches, what is the size of the tv screen?
  6. Right-angled triangle
    tr_2 Determine the content of a right triangle whose side lengths form successive members of an arithmetic progression and the radius of the circle described by the triangle is 5 cm.
  7. Tetrahedron
    3sidespyramid What is the angle of the sides from the base of a three-sided pyramid where the sides are identical?
  8. Sphere equation
    sphere2 Obtain the equation of sphere its centre on the line 3x+2z=0=4x-5y and passes through the points (0,-2,-4) and (2,-1,1).
  9. Diagonal
    trapezium_right_1 he rectangular ABCD trapeze, whose AD arm is perpendicular to the AB and CD bases, has area 15cm square. Bases have lengths AB = 6cm, CD = 4cm. Calculate the length of the AC diagonal.
  10. Equation of circle 2
    circle_axes Find the equation of a circle which touches the axis of y at a distance 4 from the origin and cuts off an intercept of length 6 on the axis x.
  11. Pendulum
    kyvadlo Calculate the length of the pendulum that is 2 cm lower in the lowest position than in the highest position. The length of the circular arc to be described when moving is 20cm.
  12. Garden fence
    zahrada The garden has the shape of a rectangular triangle with an area of 96 square meters and a 16 m long one leg. How many meters of the fence need to be fenced?
  13. The pole
    tlf_pillar The telegraph pole is supported by a 4 m bullet at 3/4 of its height, the end of which is at a distance 2.5 m from the pole post. Calculate the height of the telegraph pole.
  14. Clouds
    uhly Approximately at what height is the cloud we see under an angle of 26°10' and see the Sun at an angle of 29°15' and the shade of the cloud is 92 meters away from us?
  15. Conical area
    cones_2 A right angled triangle has sides a=12 and b=19 in right angle. The hypotenuse is c. If the triangle rotates on the c side as axis, find the volume and surface area of conical area created by this rotation.
  16. Quadrangular pyramid
    komoly Calculate the surface area and volume of a regular quadrangular pyramid: sides of bases (bottom, top): a1 = 18 cm, a2 = 6cm angle α = 60 ° (Angle α is the angle between the side wall and the plane of the base.) S =? , V =?
  17. 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?
  18. 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.
  19. Cylinder horizontally
    CylindricalSegment_1000 The cylinder with a diameter of 3 m and a height/length of 15 m is laid horizontally. Water is poured into it, reaching a height of 60 cm below the axis of the cylinder. How many hectoliters of water is in the cylinder?
  20. 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?

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

We will send a solution to your e-mail address. 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...

See also our right triangle calculator.