The Law of Cosines - math word problems
- Largest angle of the triangle
Calculate the largest angle of the triangle whose sides have the sizes: 2a, 3/2a, 3a
- The pond
We can see the pond at an angle 65°37'. Its end points are 155 m and 177 m away from the observer. What is the width of the pond?
- Children playground
The playground has the shape of a trapezoid, the parallel sides have a length of 36 m and 21 m, the remaining two sides are 14 m long and 16 m long. Determine the size of the inner trapezoid angles.
- Calculate 2
Calculate the largest angle of the triangle whose side are 5.2cm, 3.6cm, and 2.1cm
- Two boats
Two boats are located from a height of 150m above the surface of the lake at depth angles of 57° and 39°. Find the distance of both boats if the sighting device and both ships are in a plane perpendicular to the surface of the lake.
Cosine rule uses trigonometric SAS triangle calculator.