Trapezoid Problems

Trapezoid is a convex quadrilateral with one pair of parallel sides but referred to as a trapezium outside North America. The parallel sides are called the bases of the trapezoid, and the other two sides are called the legs or the lateral sides.

Number of problems found: 149

  • A trapezoid 3
    trapezium A trapezoid ABCD has the bases length of a = 120 mm, c = 86 mm and the area A = 2,575 mm2. Find the height of the trapezoid.
  • Trapezoids
    lichobeznik In the isosceles trapezoid ABCD we know: AB||CD, |CD| = c = 8 cm, height h = 7 cm, |∠CAB| = 35°. Find the area of the trapezoid.
  • Isosceles trapezoid
    rr_lichobeznik Find the height in an isosceles trapezoid if the area is 520 cm2 and the base a = 25 cm and c = 14 cm. Calculate the interior angles of the trapezoid.
  • The rectangular
    rt_licho The rectangular trapezoid has bases 15 dm and 8 dm long and the length of the inclined arm is 12 dm. How long is the other arm of the trapezoid?
  • Divide an isosceles triangle
    rr_triangle3 How to divide an isosceles triangle into two parts with equal contents perpendicular to the axis of symmetry (into a trapezoid and a triangle)?
  • Trapezoidal base
    lich_hranol Calculate the surface and volume of a quadrilateral prism with a trapezoidal base, where a = 7 cm, b = 4 cm, c = 5 cm, d = 4 cm, height of trapezium v = 3.7 cm and the height of the prism h = 5 cm.
  • A trapezoid
    lichobeznik A trapezoid with a base length of a = 36.6 cm, with angles α = 60°, β = 48° and the height of the trapezoid is 20 cm. Calculate the lengths of the other sides of the trapezoid.
  • The garden
    zahrada The garden has the shape of an isosceles trapezoid whose bases are 64 m and 24 m long, the height is 25 m. On what area of the garden is it possible to grow vegetables if a fifth of the area is occupied by a cottage, lawn and path?
  • Truncated pyramid
    truncated_pyramid Find the volume and surface area of a regular quadrilateral truncated pyramid if base lengths a1 = 17 cm, a2 = 5 cm, height v = 8 cm.
  • Ratio in trapezium
    lichobeznik The height v and the base a, c in the trapezoid ABCD are in the ratio 1: 6: 3, its content S = 324 square cm. Peak angle B = 35 degrees. Determine the perimeter of the trapezoid
  • Four sides of trapezoid
    lichobeznik Calculate the area of the ABCD trapezoid with sides a = 65 cm, b = 29 cm, c = 40 cm, d = 36 cm
  • Garden G
    lichob The rectangular, trapezoidal garden has a base length of 81m, 76m, and a vertical arm of 12m. Calculate how many m2 of the area will remain for planting greenery if 1/3 of the area is built. Calculate the consumption of mesh for land fencing.
  • Inner angles
    rr_triangle3 The magnitude of the internal angle at the main vertex C of the isosceles triangle ABC is 72°. The line p, parallel to the base of this triangle, divides the triangle into a trapezoid and a smaller triangle. How big are the inner angles of the trapezoid?
  • The ABCD
    trapezium The ABCD trapezoid has a base length of a = 120mm, c = 86mm and an area of S = 2575 mm2. Calculate the height of the trapezoid.
  • Swimming pool
    bazen A swimming pool 30 meters long is filled with water to a depth of 1 meter at the shallow end, and 5 meters at the deep end and abcd the vertical area of the pool has the shape of a trapezium with the area given by S(abcd)= 1/2 (ab + cd) x ad. What is the
  • Trapezoid 25
    rr_lichobeznik Trapezoid PART with AR||PT has (angle P=x) and (angle A=2x) . In addition, PA = AR = RT = s. Find the length of the median of Trapezoid PART in terms of s.
  • Railway embankment
    rr_lichobeznik The railway embankment section is an isosceles trapezoid, the sizes of the bases of which are in the ratio 5: 3. The arms have a length of 5 m, and the height of the embankment is 4.8 m. Calculates the size of the embankment section area.
  • Isosceles trapezoid
    rr_lichobeznik Find the area of an isosceles trapezoid with bases of 8cm and 72mm. The height of the trapezoid is equal to three-quarters of the longer base.
  • Trapezoid - construction
    trapezium Construct a trapezoid KLMN, where: k = 9 cm, l = 4 cm, m = 5 cm and angle α = 45°
  • Isosceles trapezoid
    rr_lichobeznik Find the area of an isosceles trapezoid, if the bases are 12 cm and 20 cm, the length of the arm is 16 cm

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