Right triangle - math word problems

  1. Ethernet cable
    EthernetCable Charles and George are passionate gamers and live in houses that are exactly opposite each other across the street, so they can see each other through the windows. They decided that their computers will connect the telephone cable in order to play games to
  2. Central park in city
    park The city park has the shape of a rectangle of 180 meters in length and 120 meters in width. People make their walk through the center of the park from one corner to the second. Calculate how many meters this way is shorter than they walked along the path.
  3. Diagonal - simple
    makac Calculate the length of the diagonal of a rectangle with dimensions 5 cm and 12 cm.
  4. Triangle - is RT?
    triangle_3_angles Triangle has a circumference of 90 cm. Side b is 1 cm longer than c, side c is 31 cm longer than side a. Calculate the length of sides and determine whether triangle is a right triangle.
  5. Right triangle - leg
    pythag_triangle Calculate to the nearest tenth cm length of leg in right-angled triangle with hypotenuse length 9 cm and 7 cm long leg.
  6. Inclined plane
    naklonena_rovina On the inclined plane with an angle of inclination of 30 ° we will put body (fixed point) with mass 2 kg. Determine the acceleration of the body motion on an inclined plane.
  7. Chord circle
    Tetiva_1 The circle to the (S, r = 8 cm) are different points A, B connected segment /AB/ = 12 cm. AB mark the middle of S'. Calculate |SS'|. Make the sketch.
  8. Triangular pyramid
    tetrahedron1 Calculate the volume and surface area of a regular triangular pyramid whose height is equal to the length of the base edges 10 cm.
  9. Park
    diamond_3 In the park is marked diamond shaped line connecting locations A, D, S, C, B, A. Calculate its length if |AB| = 108 m, |AC| = 172.8 m.
  10. Acreage
    parcela What acreage has a rectangular plot whose diagonal is 34 meters long and one side has a length of 16 meters. ?
  11. Dog
    stvorec_1 Dog is tied to a chain, which is mounted in a corner of the yard. Yard has the shape of a square with a side length of 20 meters. The same long is also dogchain. Are there places in the yard where dog can't reach?
  12. Trio 2
    decide Decide whether trio of numbers is the side of a right triangle: 26,24,10.
  13. Hypotenuse
    sqrt Calculate the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with a catheti 71 cm and 49 cm long.
  14. Triangle ABC
    squares4 Triangle ABC has side lengths m-1, m-2, m-3. What has to be m to be triangle a) rectangular b) acute-angled?
  15. Length IT
    lich2 Find the length (circumference) of an isosceles trapezoid in which the length of the bases a,c and the height h are given: a = 8 cm c = 2 cm h = 4 cm
  16. Right triangles
    PT How many right triangles we can construct from line segments 3,4,5,6,8,10,12,13,15,17 cm long? (Do not forget to the triangle inequality).
  17. Drainage channel
    lich The cross section of the drainage channel is an isosceles trapezoid whose bases have a length of 1.80 m, 0.90 m and arm has length 0.60 meters. Calculate the depth of the channel.
  18. Pine wood
    dre-borovica From a trunk of pine 6m long and 35 cm in diameter with a carved beam with a cross-section in the shape of a square so that the square had the greatest content area. Calculate the length of the sides of a square. Calculate the volume in cubic meters of lu
  19. Rhombus IV
    image005 Calculate the length of the diagonals of the rhombus, whose lengths are in the ratio 1: 2 and a rhombus side is 35 cm.
  20. Broken tree
    broken_tree The tree was 35 meters high. The tree broke at a height of 10 m above the ground. Top but does not fall off it refuted on the ground. How far from the base of the tree lay its peak?

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