# Square root - math word problems

#### Number of problems found: 245

• The schoolyard
The schoolyard had the shape of a square with an 11m side. The yard has been enlarged by 75 m2 and has a square shape again. How many meters was each side of the yard enlarged?
Find the radius of the circle with area S = 200 cm².
• 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. Determine the radius r (and height h) of the container so that they can hide the largest possible treasure.
• The tickets
The tickets to the show cost some integer number greater than 1. Also, the sum of the price of the children's and adult tickets, as well as their product, was the power of the prime number. Find all possible ticket prices.
• Three members GP
The sum of three numbers in GP (geometric progression) is 21 and the sum of their squares is 189. Find the numbers.
• The sides 2
The sides of a trapezoid are in the ratio 2:5:8:5. The trapezoid’s area is 245. Find the height and the perimeter of the trapezoid.
• Find parameters
Find parameters of the circle in the plane - coordinates of center and radius: ?
• Cincinnati
A map is placed on a coordinate grid. Cincinnati located at (5,4) and San Diego is located at (-10, -3). How far apart is Cincinnati from San Diego on the map? Round to the nearest tenth.
• Triangular pyramid
What is the volume of a regular triangular pyramid with a side 3 cm long?
• Completing square
Solve the quadratic equation: m2=4m+20 using completing the square method
• Cube surface and volume
The surface of the cube is 500 cm2, how much cm3 will be its volume?
• Two pipes
How long will the pool be filled with a double supply pipe if it takes the pool to fill the first pipe by 4 hours longer and the second pipe 9 hours longer than both pipes open at the same time?
• Cube diagonals
Calculate the length of the side and the diagonals of the cube with a volume of 27 cm3.
• Area to volume
If the surface area of a cube is 486, find its volume.
Adam placed the ladder of the house, the upper end reaching to the window at the height of 3.6m, and the lower end standing on level ground and was distant from a wall of 1.5m. What is the length of the ladder?
• Quarter circle
What is the radius of a circle inscribed in the quarter circle with a radius of 100 cm?
• Quarter of a circle
Calculate the circumference of a quarter circle if its content is S = 314 cm2.
• Cuboid walls
If the areas of three adjacent faces of a cuboid are 8 cm², 18 cm² and 25 cm². Find the volume of the cuboid.
• Two people
Two straight lines cross at right angles. Two people start simultaneously at the point of intersection. John walking at the rate of 4 kph in one road, Jenelyn walking at the rate of 8 kph on the other road. How long will it take for them to be 20√5 km apa
• Is right-angled
Can a triangle with the sides of sqrt 3, sqrt 5 and sqrt 8 (√3, √5 and √8) be a right triangle?

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