Right triangle - math word problems
Ladder 8 m long is leaning against the wall. Its foot is 1 m away from the wall. In which height ladder touches the wall?
- Right triangle Alef
The obvod of a right triangle is 84 cm, the hypotenuse is 37 cm long. Determine the lengths of the legs.
- Slope of track
Calculate the average slope (in permille and even in degrees) of the rail tracks between Prievidza (309 m AMSL) and Nitrianske Pravno (354 m AMSL), if the track is 11 km long.
- Rotation of the Earth
Calculate the circumferential speed of the Earth's surface at a latitude of 61°. Consider a globe with a radius of 6378 km.
- Right triangle
Calculate the missing side b and interior angles, perimeter and area of a right triangle if a=10 cm and hypotenuse c = 16 cm.
Passenger car and an ambulance come to the rectangular crossroad, the ambulance left. Passenger car at speed 39 km/h and ambulance at 41 km/h. Calculate such a relative speed of the ambulance move to the car.
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