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  • The tower
    veza_huly The observer sees the base of the tower 96 meters high at a depth of 30 degrees and 10 minutes and the top of the tower at a depth of 20 degrees and 50 minutes. How high is the observer above the horizontal plane on which the tower stands?
  • Concrete hatch
    beton The concrete hatch for a round well has a diameter of 1300 mm and a thickness of 80 mm. Determine its weight in kg if the density of the concrete is 2545 kg/m3
  • Finite arithmetic sequence
    seq_sum_1 How many numbers should be inserted between the numbers 1 and 25 so that all numbers create a finite arithmetic sequence and that the sum of all members of this group is 117?
  • Motorcycle engine
    motor_rpm The motorcycle engine has a constant power of 1.2 kW for 0.5 hours. How much work does the engine do? Express work in kWh and Ws units.
  • Three examples per-mille
    promile A. Calculate 1.5 ‰ from 4.5 liters of blood. Express the result in milliliters. B. Calculate three ‰ from € 50,000. C. The tray they brought breakfast to the landlord's bed is made of an alloy that contains 830 ‰ of silver. How much silver did they use on
  • Inclined plane
    naklonena_rovina 1. How much work W we have to do to pull a body weighing 200 kg along an inclined plane with a length of 4 m to a total height of 1.5 m. 2. Find the force we need to exert to do this if we neglect frictional resistance. 3. Find the force we would need if
  • Prime factors
    prime Factor the number 6600 into the product of prime numbers.
  • Spherical segment
    SphericalSegment_1000 Calculate the volume of a spherical segment 18 cm high. The diameter of the lower base is 80 cm, the upper base 60 cm.
  • Two chords
    ssa From the point on the circle with a diameter of 8 cm, two identical chords are led, which form an angle of 60°. Calculate the length of these chords.
  • Regular hexagonal prism
    hexagon_prism2 Calculate the volume of a regular hexagonal prism whose body diagonals are 24cm and 25cm long.
  • Cuboid edges
    cuboid_3 Calculate the volume and surface of a cuboid whose edge lengths are in the ratio 2: 3: 4 and the longest edge measures 10cm.
  • Ratio
    maliny Alena collected 7.8 kg of blueberries, 2.6 kg of blackberries, and 3.9 kg of cranberries. Express the ratio in the smallest natural numbers in this order.
  • Book reading
    kniha_tridni Suzan reads a book. If she read half an hour a day, she would read it in nine days. How many minutes does he have to read a day if he wants to read it three days earlier?
  • Cuboid to cube
    cube_shield_1 A cuboid with dimensions of 9 cm, 6 cm, and 4 cm has the same volume as a cube. Calculate the surface of this cube.
  • Summands
    numbers_2 We want to split the number 110 into three summands so that the first and the second summand are in the ratio 4: 5, and the third with the first are in ratio 7: 3. Calculate the smallest of the summands.
  • Right angle
    rt_triangle_1 In a right triangle ABC with a right angle at the apex C, we know the side length AB = 24 cm and the angle at the vertex B = 71°. Calculate the length of the legs of the triangle.
  • Triangle in a square
    stvorec In a square ABCD with side a = 6 cm, point E is the center of side AB and point F is the center of side BC. Calculate the size of all angles of the triangle DEF and the lengths of its sides.
  • Bike cost
    bicycle_gears The father gave his son € 100 to buy a bicycle, which was 40% of the total amount of the bicycle. How much did the bike cost?
  • The cable car
    lanovka The cable car is 2610 m long and rises at an angle of 35°. Calculate the height difference between the lower and upper station of the cable car.
  • Sailing
    ship_2 Solve the following problem graphically. The fishing boat left the harbor early in the morning and set out to the north. After 12 km of sailing, she changed course and continued 9 km west. Then When she docked and reached the fishing grounds she launched

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