Triangle - math word problems

  1. Diagonals at right angle
    image22 In the trapezoid ABCD this is given: AB=12cm CD=4cm And diagonals crossed under a right angle. What is the area of this trapezoid ABCD?
  2. Mast shadow
    horizons Mast has 13 m long shadow on a slope rising from the mast foot in the direction of the shadow angle at angle 15°. Determine the height of the mast, if the sun above the horizon is at angle 33°. Use the law of sines.
  3. An angle
    right_triangle_6 An angle x is opposite side AB which is 10, and side AC is 15 which is hypotenuse side in triangle ABC. Calculate angle x.
  4. Isosceles triangle
    iso_tr_1 In an isosceles triangle, the length of the arm and the length of the base are in ration 3 to 5. What is the length of the arm?
  5. Rectangular triangle
    rt_triangle_2 The lengths of the rectangular triangle sides with a longer leg 12 cm form an arithmetic sequence. What is the area of the triangle?
  6. Tetrahedral pyramid
    jehlan_4b_obdelnik_3 Calculate the surface S and the volume V of a regular tetrahedral pyramid with the base side a = 5 m and a body height of 14 m.
  7. Children playground
    lich_5 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.
  8. Regular triangular pyramid
    3sidespyramid_1 Calculate the volume and surface area of the regular triangular pyramid and the height of the pyramid is 12 centimeters, the bottom edge has 4 centimeters and the height of the side wall is 12 centimeters
  9. Cube cut
    cut_cube In the ABCDA'B'C'D'cube, it is guided by the edge of the CC' a plane witch dividing the cube into two perpendicular four-sided and triangular prisms, whose volumes are 3:2. Determine in which ratio the edge AB is divided by this plane.
  10. Triangle perimeter
    triangle_vysky_3 Calculate the triangle perimeter whose sides are in ratio 3: 5: 7 and the longest side is 17.5 cm long.
  11. Vertices of a right triangle
    right_triangle_5 Show that the points D(2,1), E(4,0), F(5,7) are vertices of a right triangle.
  12. Depth angle
    cliff From a cliff of 150 meters high, we can see the ship at a depth angle of 9° at sea. How far is the ship from the cliff?
  13. One trapezium
    trapezium_5 One trapezium has AB=24M, BC=36M, CD=80M, DA=80M long sides. Find the area.
  14. Axial cut of a rectangle
    cylinder_cut Calculate the volume and surface of the cylinder whose axial cut is a rectangle 15 cm wide with a diagonal of 25 cm long.
  15. Circle described
    described_circle_right_triangle The radius of the circle described to the right triangle with 6 cm long leg is 5 cm. Calculate the circumference of this triangle.
  16. Infinite sum of areas
    height-of-equilateral-triangle Above the height of the equilateral triangle ABC is constructed an equilateral triangle A1, B1, C1, of the height of the equilateral triangle built A2, B2, C2, and so on. The procedure is repeated continuously. What is the total sum of the areas of all tri
  17. KLMN trapezoid
    lich_3 The KLMN trapezoid has bases KL 40cm and MN 16cm. On the KL base is point P. The segment NP divides the trapezoid into units with the same area. What is the distance of point P from point K?
  18. Octagonal tank
    octagon_prism The tank has the shape of a regular octagonal prism without an upper base. The base edge has a = 3m, the side edge b = 6m. How much metal sheet is needed to build the tank? Do not think about losses or sheet thickness.
  19. Land
    12-13-5-triangle Rectangular triangular land has area 30 square meters and 12 meters long leg. How many meters of the fence do you need for fencing this land?
  20. Find diagonal
    diagonal_3 Find diagonal of cuboid with length=20m width=25m height=150m

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