Right triangle - math word problems

  1. Cableway
    cable-car Cableway has a length of 1800 m. The horizontal distance between the upper and lower cable car station is 1600 m. Calculate how much meters altitude is higher upper station than the base station.
  2. Forces
    resultant_force Determine the resultant of two perpendicular forces F1 = 560 N and second force of 25% smaller.
  3. Journey
    ud2 Charles and Eva stands in front of his house, Charles went to school south at speed 5.4 km/h, Eva went to the store on a bicycle eastwards at speed 21.6 km/h. How far apart they are after 10 minutes?
  4. Diamond ABCD
    kosoctverec2 In the diamond ABCD is the diagonal e = 24 cm and size of angle SAB is 28 degrees, where S is the intersection of the diagonals. Calculate the circumference of the diamond.
  5. Construct 1
    thales_right Construct a triangle ABC, a = 7 cm, b = 9 cm with right angle at C, construct the axis of all three sides. Measure the length of side c (and write).
  6. Carpet
    koberec_2 The room is 10 x 5 meters. You have the role of carpet width of 1 meter. Make rectangular cut of roll that piece of carpet will be longest possible and it fit into the room. How long is a piece of carpet? Note .: carpet will not be parallel with the diag
  7. Triangle ABC
    lalala In a triangle ABC with the side BC of length 2 cm The middle point of AB. Points L and M split AC side into three equal lines. KLM is isosceles triangle with a right angle at the point K. Determine the lengths of the sides AB, AC triangle ABC.
  8. Lift
    lanovka_2 The largest angle at which the lift rises is 16°31'. Give climb angle in permille.
  9. Ballistic curve
    sikmyvrh The ballistic grenade was fired at a 45° angle. The first half ascended, the second fall. How far and how far it reached if his average speed was 1200km/h, and 12s took from the shot to impact.
  10. Church tower
    usti-kostel Archdeacon church in Usti nad Labem has diverted tower by 186 cm. The tower is 65 m high. Calculate the angle by which the tower is tilted. Result write in degree's minutes.
  11. 3sides prism
    prism_3 The base of vertical prism is an isosceles triangle whose base is 10 cm and the arm is 13 cm long. Prism height is three times the height of base triangle. Calculate the surface area of the prism.
  12. Circular pool
    arc_open The base of the pool is a circle with a radius r = 10 m, excluding a circular segment that determines the chord length 10 meters. The pool depth is h = 2m. How many hectoliters of water can fit into the pool?
  13. 4side pyramid
    ihlany Calculate the volume and surface of 4 sides regular pyramid whose base edge is 4 cm long. The angle from the plane of the sidewall and base plane is 60 degrees.
  14. Triangle IRT
    triangles_5 In isosceles right triangle ABC with right angle at vertex C is coordinates: A (-1, 2); C (-5, -2) Calculate the length of segment AB.
  15. Railway
    railway_ascent Between points A, B, whose horizontal distance is 1.5 km railway line has 8promile climb. Between points B, C with horizontal distance of 900 m is climb 14promile. Calculate differences of altitudes between points A and C.
  16. Rectangular triangles
    r_triangles The lengths of corresponding sides of two rectangular triangles are in the ratio 2:5. At what ratio are medians relevant to hypotenuse these right triangles? At what ratio are the contents of these triangles? Smaller rectangular triangle has legs 6 and 8 c
  17. Height difference
    road What height difference overcome if we pass road 1 km long with a pitch21 per mille?
  18. Railway
    train_1 Railway line had on 5.8 km segment climb 9 permille. How many meters track ascent?
  19. RT leg and perimeter
    rt_1 Calculate the length of the sides of a right triangle ABC with hypotenuse c when the length of a leg a= 84 and perimeter of the triangle o = 269.
  20. Chimney
    komin_melnik Lower circumference of of the chimney is 12.57 m, top circumference is 5.655 m. The slope of the walls is 87°. Determine the height of the chimney.

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