Area of shape + unit conversion - math problems

Number of problems found: 111

  • 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.
  • Hectares
    mapa Determine the area of the rectangular land (in ha), which has dimensions of 3 cm and 4.5 cm on the plan with a scale of 1: 40,000.
  • Sphere in cone
    sphere_in_cone A sphere is inscribed in the cone (the intersection of their boundaries consists of a circle and one point). The ratio of the surface of the ball and the contents of the base is 4: 3. A plane passing through the axis of a cone cuts the cone in an isoscele
  • Cylinder container
    valec2 The cylindrical container with a diameter of 1.8 m contains 2,000 liters of water. How high does the water reach?
  • Largest wall
    cuboid Find the content of the largest wall of a prism with the base of a rectangle which has a height of 4 dm, side c = 5 cm, and side b = 6 cm.
  • Quadrilateral prism
    kosostvorec_2 Calculate the surface of a quadrilateral prism according to the input: Area of the diamond base S1 = 2.8 m2, length of the base edge a = 14 dm, height of the prism 1,500 mm.
  • Alcohol from potatoes
    zemiaky2 In the distillery, 10 hl of alcohol can make from 8 t of potatoes. The rectangular field with dimensions of 600 m and 200 m had a yield of 20 t of potatoes per hectare. How many square meters of area are potatoes grown to obtain one liter of alcohol?
  • Two sides paint
    painter The door has the shape of a rectangle with dimensions of 260cm and 170cm. How many cans of paint will be needed to paint this door if one can of paint cover 2m2 of the area? We paint the doors on both sides.
  • Garden exchange
    land The garden has the shape of a rectangular trapezoid, the bases of which have dimensions of 60 m and 30 m and a vertical arm of 40 m. The owner exchanged this garden for a parallelogram, the area of which is 7/9 of the area of a trapezoidal garden. What is
  • Fire tank
    watertank 1428 hl of water is filled in a block-shaped fire tank with the edges of the base 12 m and 7 m. Calculate the content of water-wetted areas.
  • Cardboard box
    karton_krabica Peter had square cardboard. The length of the pages was an integer in decimetres. He cut four squares with a side of 3 dm from the corners and made a box out of it, which fit exactly 108 cubes with an edge 1 dm long. Julia cut four squares with a side of
  • Squares ratio
    squares2 The first square has a side length of a = 6 cm. The second square has a circumference of 6 dm. Calculate the proportions of the perimeters and the proportions of the contents of these squares? (Write the ratio in the basic form). (Perimeter = 4 * a, conte
  • Paper cut
    squares2 How many 9 cm2 figures can we cut from 36 dm2 paper?
  • Circular railway
    described_circle2 The railway is to interconnect in a circular arc the points A, B, and C, whose distances are | AB | = 30 km, AC = 95 km, BC | = 70 km. How long will the track from A to C?
  • Flower bed
    ruze The park has a rectangular flower bed with dimensions of 3.2m and 1.5m. How many rose bushes will we plant in the flower bed if 20 dm2 are needed for one bush?
  • Aquarium
    akvarko The box-shaped aquarium is 40 cm high; the bottom has dimensions of 70 cm and 50 cm. Simon wanted to create an exciting environment for the fish, so he fixed three pillars to the bottom. They all have the shape of a cuboid with a square base. The base edg
  • Triangular prism
    prism_rt Calculate a triangular prism if it has a rectangular triangle base with a = 4cm and hypotenuse c = 50mm and height of the prism is 0.12 dm.
  • Decorative fence
    zahrada_9 The rectangular garden is 57 m long and 42 m wide. Calculate how much m² it will reduce if it encloses with a 60 cm wide decorative fence.
  • Foot area
    elephant_2 Which animal will leave deeper footstep: an elephant weighing 5 tons with a total foot area of 0.5 square meters, or a gazelle weighing 10 kg and a foot area of 50 cm square?
  • Isosceles trapezoid
    lich_2 The old father decided to change the top plate of an isosceles-like trapezoid with the basic dimensions of 120 cm and 60 cm, and the shoulder is 50 centimeters long. How much does it pay for a new plate and a square meter worth 17 euros?

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