Triangle - math word problems

  1. Distance
    origin_math Wha is the distance between the origin and the point (18; 22)?
  2. Vector sum
    vectors The magnitude of the vector u is 12 and the magnitude of the vector v is 8. Angle between vectors is 61°. What is the magnitude of the vector u + v?
  3. Box
    Rhombic_prism Cardboard box shaped quadrangular prism with a rhombic base. Rhombus has a side 5 cm and one diagonal 8 cm long and height of the box is 12 cm. The box will open at the top. How many cm2 of cardboard we need to cover overlap and joints that are 5% of a
  4. Triangle
    triangle_inequality Determine if it is possible to construct a triangle with sides 28 31 34 by calculation.
  5. Diagonals
    diagonals Calculate the length of the diagonals of the rhombus if its side is long 5 and one of its internal angle is 80°.
  6. Inscribed rectangle
    circle_desc_rectangular The circle area is 216. Determine the area of inscribed rectangle with one side 5 long.
  7. Leg
    tetris Determine the area of a trapezoid with bases 71 and 42 and height is 4 shorter than the its leg.
  8. ISO trapezium
    trapezium_2 Calculate area of isosceles trapezoid with base 95 long, leg 27 long and with the angle between the base and leg 70 degrees.
  9. Cosine
    theta Calculate the cosine of the smallest internal angle in a right-angled triangle with cathetus 3 and 8 and with the hypotenuse 8.544.
  10. 30-60-90
    30-60-90 The longer leg of a 30°-60°-90° triangle measures 5. What is the length of the shorter leg?
  11. Combi-triangle
    komb_triangle On each side of the square is marked 10 different points outside the vertices of the square. How many triangles can be constructed from this set of points, where each vertex of the triangle lie on the other side of the square?
  12. Chord - TS v2
    chord_TS_1 The radius of circle k measures 87 cm. Chord GH = 22 cm. What is TS?
  13. Chord - TS
    chord_TS The radius of circle k measures 68 cm. Arc GH = 47 cm. What is TS?
  14. Isosceles IV
    iso_triangle In an isosceles triangle ABC is |AC| = |BC| = 13 and |AB| = 10. Calculate the radius of the inscribed (r) and described (R) circle.
  15. EQL triangle
    rs_triangle Calculate inradius and circumradius of equilateral triangle with side a=77 cm.
  16. Funnel
    nalevka The funnel has the shape of an equilateral cone. Calculate the surface wetted with water if we poured into the funnel 7.1 liters of water.
  17. Trapezoid ABCD v2
    trapezium_table Trapezoid ABCD has length of bases in ratio 3:10. The area of riangle ACD is 825 dm2. What is the area of trapezoid ABCD?
  18. Flowerbed
    triangle_flowers.JPG Flowerbed has the shape of an isosceles obtuse triangle. Arm has a size 5.5 meters and an angle opposite to the base size is 94°. What is the distance from the base to opposite vertex?
  19. Semicircle
    tales-de-mileto In the semicircle with center S and the diameter AB is constructed equilateral triangle SBC. What is the magnitude of the angle ∠SAC?
  20. Cable car 2
    lanovka_1 Cable car rises at an angle 41° and connects the upper and lower station with an altitude difference of 1175 m. How long is the track of cable car?

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