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The floor of the shower recess has to be tiled. It is 1m by 1.2 m long. The tiles to be used are 5cm wide and 10 cm long. Each tile costs 95 cents. What will be the total cost of the tiles?
plane figure word problems examples

What is the perimeter of a trapezoid if the base is 10 and height is 15?
plane figures word problems

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 2 centimeters more than the longer side of the triangle. The shorter side of the triangle is 7 centimeters less that the longer side. Find the length of the hypotenuse.
word problems involving plane figures

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is twice as long as one of the legs and 10 inches longer than the other. What are the lengths of the sides of the triangle?
problems on plane figures

Sarah had an idea, what would happen if you put a golf ball inside a basketball? How much room would there be inside the basketball afterwards. Her golf ball has a radius of 1.68 inches while her basketball has a diameter of 9.4 inches. How much space will be left over after the golf ball is placed inside the basketball?
plane geometry word problems

Two satellites are orbiting earth. The path of one has the equation x2 +y2 = 2250000. The orbit of the other is 200 km farther fro the centre of earth. In one orbit, how much farther does the second satellite travel than the first one?
plane shapes word problems

A circle with radius 5 has its center at (4,1). the line x2y+4=0 intersects the circle. find the intersections
plane figures problems

The mast of a sail boat is 18 feet high and the boom is 15 feet long. The gooseneck can rotate 360 degrees. How much cloth will be required to make the sail of the boat?
word problems for plane figures

What is an isosceles triangle that also anÂ obtuse triangle?
word problems in plane figures

If you rolled up an 8 1/2 by 11 in sheet of paper into the largest possible cylinder 8 1/2 in high, what would be the diameter of the cylinder?
word problems with solutions in plane figures

ABCD is a quadrilateral. The angle bisectors of A & B intersect at P. Show that sum of the angles of C & D is equal to twice the angle APB.
word problem with circumference and tablecloth

The base of an 8foot ladder is placed 2 feet away from a wall. How high up the wall will the ladder reach?
example word problem of plane figures

In parallelogram ABCD, AB=2x+7 BC=4x5 and CD = 3x8. Find the perimeter of the parallelogram.
sample problems on area of plane figures

A 10 meter ladder is leaning aganist a building. The bottom of the ladder is 5 meters from the building. How many meters high is the top of the ladder? Round to the nearest tenth.
(8 class) area of plane figures problem(find the area enclosed by each of the following figures)

What is the area of a trapezoid if the base is 10 and the height is 6
a ladder is leaning against a house

When you buy a TV, the size refers to the diagonal. You have a cabinet that is 40 inches by 50 inches. You want to buy a 72 inch Plasma High Definition TV to watch the Super Bowl. Will it fit in your cabinet?
it is 12 feet off the ground and it is forming a 51 degreeangle

A sailboat has a triangular sail with an area of 64 square feet and a height of 16 feet. What is the base of the sail?
how far is the lader from the house how would u solve this problem

One angle of a triangle has a measure that is 10 more than twice that of the ssecond angle. The third angle has a measure 10 less than the first. Find the measure of each angle of the triangle.
ladder problem: a ladder is to reach over a fence 8 ft high to a wall that is 1ft behind the fence. what is the lenght of the shoetest ladder that you can use

I have two pairs of parallel sides, and all of my sides are equal, but I have no right angles. What quadrilateral am I?
word problems on areas of plane figures

Triangle EFG is similar to triangle XYZ. Which proportion can you use to find the value of X?
area problems of plane figure

Every time the pedals go through a 360 degree rotation on a bicycle, the tires rotate 3 times. If the tires are 24 inches in diameter, what are the minimum number of complete rotations of the pedals needed for the bicycle to travel at least 1 mile.
word problems about planes using assumptions

Wilbur Wrong is flying his remotecontrol plane in a circle with a radius of 28 meters. His brother, Orville Wrong, clocks the plane at 16 seconds per revolution. What is the speed of the plane?
word problems on areas and perimeter of the plane figures

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is twice as long as one of the legs and 8 inches longer than the other. What are the lengths of the sides of the triangle?
word problem of plane figures

The measure of the largest angle of a triangle is 12 degress less than the measures of the other two. The smallest angle measures 58 degress less than the largest angle. Find the measure of each angle of the triangle?
word problem of plane figure with solution

Two ships leave port at same time. Ship x is heading due north and ship y is heading due east. Twelve hours later they are 600 miles apart. If the ship x had traveled 480 miles from the port, how many miles had ship y traveled?
word problems solving plane figures with answers

How far up a wall will an 11m ladder reach, if the foot of the ladder must be 4m from the base of the wall?
problems in plane figures with solution

AB is one of the direct common tangent of two circles with radius 12 cm and 4 cm respectively touching each other. Find the area of the region enclosed by the circles and tangent.
10 word problems about plane figures

Two triangles are similar. One triangle is 4,2,3 the second one is 12,9,6. Which fraction represents the ratio of the lengths of the sides of the small triangle to the lengths of the large triangle? Is it 1/3 , 4/9, 1/2, 2/3.
math problem: a circle with circumfrence of 50.24 can fit into what area of rectangle

At noon, ship A is 150 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 35 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 25 km/h, How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 P.M.?
plane figures word problem

A 7m ladder against the wall of a building and its foot is 2m from the base of the building. How far up the wall is the top of the ladder?
plane figures word problems example

What type of quadrilateral has one pair of parallel sides with all different anges and none of the sides congruent?
how to work the 422 foot tower .a guy is attached 6 foot from the top and make angle 21 degree with the ground.how long should the wire be? how do i set up problem

A ladder 39 feet long leans against a building and reaches the ledge of a window. If the foot of the ladder is 15 feet from the foot of the building, how high is the window ledge about the ground?
story about problem faced you in plane

A sailboat has a triangular sail with an area of 30 square feet. the height of the sail is 7 feet more than the length of the base of the sail. Find the height of the sail.
garden plot word problems

The radius of a bike wheel is 17 inches. What is the circumference of the wheel?
word problem A piece of land borders a river Angle 58 degrees

The length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is three times the length of one of the legs. The length of the other leg is the square root of 72. What is the length of the hypotenuse?
word problem: if the length and width of a rectangular garden plot were increased by 20 percent

How many sides do all quadrilateral have!
what would be the percent increase in the area of the plot?

The area of a circle is 28 square meters. What is its circumference?
problems about plane figures

A revolving sprinkler sprays a lawn for a distance of 7m. How many square meters does the sprinkler water in one revolution?
how to solve word problem involving area of a pool

John leaves school to go home. He walks 100 blocks North and then 820 blocks west. How far is John from the school?
problems solving area of plane figures

The circumference of a bicycle is 50.24 inches. What is the diameter?
math problem: a house costs 4 times more than the lot it stands on

A birthday present is packaged in a tube that has a length of 10 inches and a diameter of 4 inches. How much paper is needed to wrap the present?
The lot cost m dollars the house and the lot cost

Solving word problems involving area of plane figures following the steps in problem solving for grade V

The volume of the soda can is fixed at 400 cubic centimeters. Use the volume with each radius to find the possible heights of different sized soda cans. Once the height column is completed calculate the surface areas. The results for radius are already given. Round the height to the nearest tenth and the surface area to the nearest whole number. The given radius are: 1 cm, 2 cm, 3 cm, 4 cm, 5 cm, 6 cm, 7 cm, 8cm.
problems on plane figures with solution

A trapezoid has a slant height of six meters. The trapezoid has an interior height of 9 meters. on one base it measures 5 meters and on the last one measures 77 meters. What is the area of the trapeziod?
word problem

What is the circumference and area if the radius of a circle is 23cm?
a plot of land 20m by 25 m is to be bordered by a uniform walkway


The legs of a right triangle are 12 inches and 8 inches. Find the length of the hypotenuse to the nearest whole number.
word problems in perimeter of plane figures

ΔWXY is isosceles. WY is 10 centimeters long. Find the length of XZ.
word problems in arear and perimeter of plane figures

A guy wire reaches from the top of a 39.32 ft pole to a point on the ground 15` from the pole. Find the length of the wire.
areas of plane figures word problems

Need lots of shapes with an area of 64 square meters.
plane figures with their sample problems

There are two similar triangles. Dimensions of one are 12,16, 20, and the other`s are 12,9,x. Find x.
problems in plane figures

The area of a trapezoid is 150 meters. The height is 10 meters, and one base is two meters longer than the other base. Find the length of both bases.
word problem example of plane square figure

Find the perimeter of an equilateral triangle whose height is 18.
sample problems on plane figures

The area of the room is 6 square yards. The perimeter is 10 yards. The room is longer than wide. How wide and how long?
plane figures word problems examples

The legs of a right triangle are 12 and 16 inches long, respectively. What is the area of the triangle?
Plane Figure word problems

In a certain triangle, the second side is onethird of the first side in length. The third side ia 2 meters less than the first side. The perimeter of the triangle is 26 meters. Form an algebraic equation to express the problem, and identify the variables,coefficients, and constants of the algebraic expression.
example of plane figure word problems

An ellipse has semimajor axis of length a, and semiminor axis of length b. There is a rectangle of maximum area that can be inscribed in the ellipse. Find the ratio of that rectangle`s area to the area of the ellipse.

The trapezoid has a slant length of 6 inches. The interior length is 10 inches. The bases are 5 inches. What is the perimeter?

What is the surface area of a cylinder that is 4 foot radius and 35 feet long?

The length of a rectangle is 4 less than 3 times its width. Represent the area for this rectangle

The area of a circle is 28 sqaure meters. what is its circumference?

If a ladder is leaning against a building, and the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building is 8 ft. less than the length of the ladder, how high up the side of the building is the top of the ladder if the distance is 1 ft. less than the length of the ladder?

The mainsail of a lightning sailboat is a right triangle in which the hypotenuse is called the leech. If a 24 ft tall mainsail has a leech length of 26ft and if Dacron sailcloth casts $10 per square foot, find the cost of a new mainsail.

One side of a rectanglular stage is 2 meters longer than the other. If the diagnonal is 10 meters, then what are the lengths of the sides?

If one leg of a right triangle is 8 inches long, and the other leg is 12 inches long, how many inches long is the triangle`s hypotenuse?

A semicircular window of radius 12 inches is to be laminated with a sunblock coating that costs $0.75 per square inch to apply. What is the total cost of coating the window, to the nearest cent?

A ski resort is installing tows on its new ski runs. One hill has a vertical height of 500m and is inclined at 42 degrees. Determine the approximate length of the TBar cable if it goes to the top of the hill and returns?

The lenghts of the bases of an isosceles trapezoid are shown below. if the perimeter of the trapezoid is 52 inches, what is the area?

A sail is in the form of a right triangle that is two times as high as it is wide. The sail is made from 4 square meters of material. What is the height?

The length of a rectangle is 5 cm less than twice the width. If the area of the rectangle is 88 cm squared, fine the dimensions of the rectangle.

To place a 13foot ramp against the side of a house so the ramp rest on a ledge that is 5 feet above the ground. How far will the base of the ramp be from the house?

A large pizza has a diameter 35cm. Two large pizzas cost $19.99. A medium pizza has a diameter 30 cm. Three medium pizzas cost $24.99. Which is the better deal: 2 large pizzas or 3 medium pizzas?

A 20ft ladder is leaning against a wall. If the ladder is 12 ft from the base of the wall, how high above the ground does the ladder touch the wall?

The right angle of the triangle is 1808 feet the slope is 25,2 degrees, how long is the slope?

A swimming pool is 10 feet across. What is the circumference?

From a space probe orbiting Jupiterâ€™s moon Io from an altitude of 552 km, it was observed that the angle of depression from the probe to the surface of this moon was 39.7 degrees. What is the radius of the moon, Io?

A 32 foot ramp connects a platform with a sidewalk that is at ground level. if the platforn is 6 feet above ground level, what is the distance from the base of the platform to the sidewalk?

There is a total of 1800 sq ft office space. The amount of space allocated per person is increased by 25 ft when 6 people are removed. How many people share this renovated space after the move? How much space does each person have?

Larry bought a trampoline measuring 10 feet by 12 feet. What is the length of the diagonal of the trampoline?

The height of a triangular sail is 4 feet more than the length of the base. If the saile has an area of 30 sq. feet, find the length of its base and the height.

A wall in 7 in. in length and 6 in. in width. What is the total area?

how do i make four quadrilaterals out of one quadrilateral?

Jill drew a picture made up of 7 plane figures. There are 4 equal sides in each figure. What shapes are the figure?

A small city park consists of a rectangular lawn surrounded on all sides by a 330 sq. m border of flowers 2.5 m wide. Find the areas of the lawn if the entire park is 5 m longer than it is wide.

Tom and Carol are playing a shadow game. Tom is 6 feet tall and carol is 5 feet tall. If Carol stands at the shadow top of Tom`s head, there is two combined shadows total 15 feet. how long is each shadow?

A boat has a right triangular sail with two sides that are 18 feet and 15 feet. How long must the third side of the sail be?

A rectangular swimming pool measures 25ft by 50ft and has a 6 foot wide sidewalk around it. How much fencing is needed to enclose the sidewalk and what is the area of the sidewalk?

Mia wants to build a fence around her circle shaped yard. The yard has a radius of 8 feet, what is the circumfrence?

ABCD is a rectangle AC = 4X +6 BD = 5X2 Find the length of each diagonal.

The legs of a right triangle are 5 and 7 centimeters long, respectively. What is the length of the hypotenuse? If necessary, round your answer to two decimal places.

A dog pen is in the shape of a right triangle. The longer leg measures 15 feet. The hypotenuse is 7 feet shorter than three times the length of the shorter leg. How long is the shorter leg?

From a point 12 m from the base of a flagpole the angle of elevation to the top of the pole is 42 degrees. how tall is the flagpole?

The sum of the sides of a right triangle is 49cm and the hypotenuse is 41cm. Find the length of each side.

Ii rhombus ABCD, AB=2X+3 AND BC=5X, find x.

The sum of the measures of 3 angles of a quadrilateral is 270. Is 80 the correct measure for the fourth angle? Explain.

Marissa has 3 ft by 7ft of paper for a poster to make a science project. We have until Monday to finish the project so what is the perimeter and the area of the paper I will need?

Why is it called similar triangle?

The answer for the second angle in a triangle is three times as large as the frist. the third angle is one third as large as the second angle. Find the angle measures. Draw a possible picture of the triangle?

The legs of a right triangle measure 8 centimeters and 6 centimeters. The third side measures 10 centimeters. What is the area of the triangle?

What is the area and perimeter of a fence that is 5 yards long and 3 yards wide?

The minute hand on a clock is 15cm long. What area does the minute hand cover in 20 minutes?

The 2 parallel sides of a trapezoid measures 15 meters and 2 meters. If the height of the trapezoid is 5 meters, what is the area of the trapezoid?

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 16 in. longer than the shortest side and 2 in. longer than the remaining side. Find the dimensions of this triangle.

Rashid can paint 2 square feet of fence in 10 minutes. How long will it take him to paint a fence that is 6 feet high by 25 feet long?

A rectangle is 5 times as long as it is wide. The area of the rectangle is 100ft squared. How wide is the rectangle.?

A park is twice as long as it is wide. It`s length is 30m. Find the Area of the park.

The diameter of the circle is 16ft. What is the area?

The area of a circle is 30 square feet. The diameter of a second circle is 2 feet shorter than that of the first circle. What is the area of the second circle?

A ladder 39 feet long leans against a building and reaches the ledge of a window. If the foot of the ladder is 15 from the foot of the building, how high is the window legde above the ground ?

A man on a 135ft vertical cliff looks down at an angle of 16 degrees and sees his friend. How far away is the man from his friend? How far is the friend from the base of the cliff?

A ladder reaches a height of 64 feet on a wall. if the bottom of the ladder is placed 4 feet away from the wall, what is the slope of the ladder as a positive number?

A wood deck that is 10 feet wide surrounds an elliptically shaped pool. The pool is 52 feet long and 20 feet wide. Find two equations describing the pool and the deck.


The face of the triangular concrete panel has an area of 45 meters, and its base is 3 meters longer than twice its height. Find the length of its base.

How do u fine the area of a trapezoid?

The minute hand of a clock is 6 inches long. How far does the tip of the minute hand move in 15 minutes?

Area = 28 in. sq. Diamiter = ?

Jerry has a window in his room. His window is a triangle. If angle one measures 63 degrees, and angle two measures 77 degrees, what is the measure of angle 3?

Jimâ€™s nephew owns a triangular plot of land. The perimeter fence that surrounds the land measures 121 feet. The shortest side is 15 feet longer than onehalf of the longest side. The second longest side is 4 feet shorter than the longest side. What is the length of each side?

The area of a rectangle is 54cm^{2}. The length is 3 cm less than twice the width. Find the length and width.

Find the area of a right triangle with legs of length a = 5 √3 , and b = 2 √3 + 3 √2

A therapy pool in the central high scool traning room is in the shape of a 9 meter circle. How much material would it take to cover it?

The perimeter of a rectangle is 80 feet. If its length is 20 feet 6 inches, What is the width of the rectangle?

A 12ft. ladder is leaning against a building. The bottom of the ladder is 7 ft. from the building. How high is the top of the ladder?

A clubhouse has a roof whose slant height is 13 m and base is 24m. Two extra supports 2m and 3 m from the peak and perpendicular to the base of the peak need to be constructed. Find the length of each support.

The first Ferris wheel was built in 1893 in Chicago. Its diameter was 250 feet. What was the actual circumference of the Ferris wheel? Use 3.14 for pi.

How far up a wall will a 10meter ladder reach, if the foot of the ladder is 5 meters away from the base of the wall?

Is it possible to make a square garden with 50 feet of fencing? Explain.

xyz is congruent to pqr. If y=30 and z=100, what is p?

A street that is long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. A tire on the snowplow has to turn times in traveling the length of the street. What is the diameter of the tire? Use π = 3.14. Round your answer to the nearest tenth. Do not round any intermediate steps.

A rectangle garden has dimensions 8 yards by 14 yards. Inside this rectangle a path (border) of uniform width is going to be constructed, leaving 55 square yards for grass and flowers. How wide should the path be?

Given a trapezoid where the small base is 6 greater than the height and the larger base is 4 greater then three times the height, find all three dimensions (small base, large base, and height) if the area of the trapezoid is 133 square feet.

A road up a hill makes an angle of 5.1 with the horizontal. If the road from the bottom of the hill to the top of the hill is 2.5 miles long, how high is the hill?

The area of a triangle is 30in^{2}. The base of the triangle measures 2 in. more than twice the height of the triangle. Find the measures of the base and the height.

Find the perimeter of a rectangle for which l=8.4 and w=6.8

What is the circumference of a circle with a diameter of 18cm?

The legs of a right triangle are 3 and 8 centimeters long, respectively. What is the length of the hypotenuse?

A man wants to put up a border around his tomato plants. His plants are in a rectangular garden where the length is twice as long as the width. Find the dimensions of the garden if the perimeter is 50 feet.

The length, L, of a certain rectangle is four feet more than three times its width, W. The perimeter of the rectangle is 88 inches. Find the length.

A running track has straight sides and a semicircular ends. If the length of the track is 440 yd and the two straight parts are each 110 yd long, what is the radius of the semicircular parts?


If a parallelogram has an area of 115 square units anda base length of 12, what is the height of the parallelogram, to the nearest hundredth?

A smaller circle rolls along the inside curve of a larger circle. The diameter of the larger circle is three times that of the smaller circle. How many revolutions does the small circle have to make to complete the inside curve of the larger circle?

A ladder leans against the side of a building. The base of the ladder is 5 metres from the building, and the top is 12 metres above the ground. What is the length of the ladder?

Area of a rectangle is 832 inches and length is 64 inches. What is the width?

PQRS is a parallelogram.The adjacent angles are in the ratio 2:1.state all the angles

A ladder is resting against a wall. The top of the ladder touches the wall at a height of 9 ft. Find the lenght of the ladder if the length is 3 ft more than its distance from the wall.

equation for right triangle for dog fence 6^2 + 8^2 + 10^2

The hypotenuse of a right triangle has a length of 13 cm. The sum of the lengths of the other two sides is 17 cm. Find the unknown side lengths.

The longer leg of right triangle measures two feet more than twic the length of the shorter leg. The hypotenuse measures 3 feet more than twice the shorter leg. Find the length of all three sides.

a swimming pool is 8 feet wide and 18 feet long, if its surrounded by square tiles, each of which are 2 by 2, how many tiles are surrounding the pool?

Find the equation of the ellipse with minor axis 3 and vertices at (+8,0)

The base of a triangle is 4cm greater than the height. The area is 30cm^2. Find the height and the length of the base.

the longest side of a right triangle is 7ft, and one of the shorter sides is 3 ft. find the other side (nearest hundreth)

A street that is 250m long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. The snowplow has tires that are 2.1m in diameter. How many times does a tire on the snowplow have to turn in traveling the length of the street? Use the value3.14 for pi and do not round intermediate steps. Round your final answer to one decimal place.

According to Kep;er`s third law of planetary motion, the radyo T^2/R^3 has the same value for every planet in our solar system. R is the average radius of the orbit of the planet measured in astronomical units(AU), and T is the number of years it takes for one complete orbit of the sun. Jupiter orbits the sun in 11.86 years with an average radius of 5.2 AU, whereas Saturn orbits the sun in 29.46 years. Find the average radius of the orbit of Saturn.(One AU is the distance from the earth to the sun.)

a 24 foot ladder, leaning against a house, reaches the bottom of a window that is 20 feet above the ground. To the nearest degree, find the angle the ladder makes with the house.

The legs of a right triangle are 32 and 17 inches long, respectively. What is the area of the triangle?

one side of a rectngular stage is 2 meters longer than the other. if the diagonal is 10 meters, what are the lengths of the sides?

The longer leg of right triangle measures two feet more than twice the length of the shorter leg. The hypotenuse measures 3 feet more than twice the shorter leg. Find the length of all three sides.

If a right triangle with the sides of 12 feet and 5 feet. What is the length of the hypotenuse? (longest side)

the perimeter of a rectangle is 46 inches and area is 102 square inches, find its length and width

a baseball diamond is a square, 90 feet on each side. How far is it from 1st base to 3rd base?

a square frame has a perimeter of 360.what is the area answer=360 divided by the formula of perimeter of square 360 divided by 4 = 90 then area of a square side* side . then 90*90=8100

150 meter was used to edge a pillow.if the width of the pillow is 25m what is the length?

The area of a rectangle is 84 cm squared and its base is 12 cm,find its height?

You are hiking along the California coast and wonder about the height of a particular Giant Redwood tree. You are 5 feet and nine inches tall and your shadow is 11 feet long. The shadow of the tree is 330 feet long. How tall is the tree

the length of the rectangle is fixed at 26 cm. What widths will make the perimeter greater than 72 cm

a 13foot ladder is leaning against a building, with the base of the ladder 4 feet from the building. how high up on the building will the top of the ladder reach?

how many squre inches of glass are require to cover a phtograph that is 8inch wide and 10inches long

Arectangular table is four times as long as it is wide. If the area is 100ft^2, find the length and the width of the table.

a sail is in the fourm of a right triangle that is four times as high as it is wide. the sail is made from 8 square meters of materal

Find all points (x,y) with x=y that are 3 units away from point (2,7)

base of right angle is 20` Height is 10` what is hypotenuse?

The perimeter of a rectangular lawn is 32 yd. If the length is 3 times the width, what are the length and width of the lawn?

I crochet four circles 12 inches in diameter and want to join them with a squared piece that fits between and joins all four together what will the measurement be

a square pillow case 300cm on each side is to be bordered by a decorative trimming.how long is the trimming required?

In a trapezoid, the smaller base is 3 more than the height, the larger base is 5 less than 3 times the height, and the area of the trapezoid is 45 sq.cm?

If one side of a rectangular garden plot is three feet more than than three times the other side, and the diagonal is one foot more that the longest side, what is the measure of the shortest side?

The perimeter of a triangle is 60 cm. The longest side is 2 cm less than twice the shortest side and 11 cm greater than the other side. Find the length of each side.

A lookout tower casts a shadow 150 feet long at the same time that the shadow of a 9 foot truck is 18 feet long. Find the height of the tower.

A rectangle is three times as long as it is wide. If its length and width are both decreased by 2 cm, its area is decreased by 36 cm^2. Find its original dimensions.

A ladder is leaning against a building. The distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building is 8 ft less than the length of the ladder. How high up the side of the building is the top of the ladder if that distance is 4 ft less than the length of the ladder?

a ladder leads against a building forming an angle of 58 degrees with the groumd. the base of the ladder is 6 feet from the building. use the cosine to determine the length of the ladder

The length of a table is 4 cm more than its width.Its area is 117 cm2.Find its dimensions.

what is the area of a triangle with a base of 3 meters and a height of 5 meters

find the perimeter of the square the sum of whose diagonals are 144cm

what is the area of 1 and 1 and 4/5

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 50 meters long. The length of one side is 10 meters longer than the other. find the length of the two legs.

a circular table cloth has a diameter of 1.4 meter.how long is the hem of the cloth

A building 51 feet tall casts a shadow 48 feet long. Simultaneously, a nearby statue casts a shadow of 16 feet. How tall is the statue? A. 17 ft B. 19 ft C. 23 ft D. 153 ft

the measure of the shorter parallel side of b is 6 inches and that of the longer side is 8 inches. the height of that figure is 10 inches.what is the area

If a triangle has an area of 16 inches and a base of 8 inches, how long is its height?

a field has the shape of a right triangle. one leg is 10 meters longer than twice the length of the other leg. the hypotneuse is 4 meters longer than three times the length of the shorter leg. find the dimensions

Carlos is laminating a kitchen counter that has dimensions of 12 ft by 3 ft. The counter has a hole with dimensions of 3 ft by 2 ft cut in it for a sink. What is the area of the kitchen counter that Carlos will laminate?

You have 200 yards of fence. You plan to go to Alaska and stake a claim to some land so that when they start drilling for oil there, you can sell your land and retire. How could you fence off the largest area of land using the fence you have? You can make the area any shape you want (circle, rectangle, triangle, etc.).

If a triangle has an area if 16 inches and a base of 8 inches, how long is its height?

in an isosceles triangle, the base is 8 inches long and the legs are 10 inches long, find the measure of a base angle

Two angles are complementary. The sum of the measure of the first angle and half the secondangle is 88 degree. Find the measures of the angles.

Two angles are complementary. The sum of the measure of the first angle and half the second angle is 88 degree. Find the measures of the angles.


how many square feet are in a triangle 30 feet high with a 100 foot base

Which has more a circle 4 inch in diameter or rectangle 4 inch long and 3 inch wide?

Question #35 Assessment Progress At the park there is a pool shaped like a circle with radius 11 yd. A ringshaped path goes around the pool. Its width is 5 yd . We are going to give a new layer of coating to the path. If one gallon of coating can cover 8 yd , how many gallons of coating do we need? Note that coating comes only by the gallon, so the number of gallons must be a whole number.

The distance from Philadelphia to Sea Isle City is 100 mi. A car was driven this distance using tires with a radius of 14 in. How many revolutions of each tire occurred on the trip?

a rectangular swimming pool is three time as long as it is wide and is surrounded by a deck 2.5 m wide. find the dimensions of the pool if the area of the deck is 265 m

One side of a triangle is 1 inch longer than the shortest side and is 1 inch shorter than the longest side. The perimeter is 17. What are the dimensions of the triangle?

a soccer ball has a 4.36 inch radius; what is its circumference?

One side of a rectangular stage is 2 meters longer than the other. If the diagonal is 10 meters, then what are the lengths of the sides?

Find the area and the circumference of a circle with radius

Find the area and the circumference of a circle with radius of 6

The area of a circle 28 square meters. What is its circumferrence?

the area of a circle 28 square meters. what is its circumference?

the area of a triangle sheet of paper is 28 square inches one side of the triangle is 2 inches more than 3 times the length of the altitude to that side find the length of that side and the altitude to the side

if the radius of a bicycle tire is 10 inches, what is the tire`s circumference

A street that is long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. The snowplow has tires that are in diameter. How many times does a tire on the snowplow have to turn in traveling the length of the street?

The perimeter of a right triangle is 42 inches. If the lengths of the sides of the triangle are in the ratio 3 to 4 to 5, what are their lengths in inches?

One angle of a triangle is three times as large as another. The measure of the third angle is 40 degrees more than the smallest angle. Find the measure of each angle.

The perimeter of a rectangular building is 234 feet. The width is 25 feet shorter than the length. What are the dimensions?


The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 40 ft long. One leg is 8 ft shorter than the other. Find the length of the legs

Find the area of the rectangle if the radius of each circle is three (drawing: rectangle containing 8 circles of equal size  4 on top row & 4 on bottom row)

The area of a circular plate is 50.24 sq in what is the circumfrence

The length of one leg of a right triangle is 12 meters. The length of the hypotenuse is 8 meters longer than the other leg. Find the lengths of the hypotenuse and the other leg of the triangle.

What is the area of a rectangle that is two feet six inches by four feet nine inches in square feet to the nearest whole number?

The length of a rectangle is 3ft. longer than its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 26ft. , find its area.

What is the area in feet of circular tablecloth that has a diameter of 42 inches?

The base of an isosceles triangle is 3 less than twice a leg. The perimeter is 117 in. Find the dimensions of the triangle.

A ladder that is 13 feet long leans against a building. The bottom of the ladder is 5 feet away from the base of te building. How far up the side of the building does the ladder reach?

A radio transmission tower is 200ft high. How long should a guy wire be if it is to be attached to the tower 10 feet from the top and is to make an angle of 45 degree with the ground

Two parallel shelves, each exactly 138 cm long, have exactly 32 cm of space between them. A circular hoop is placed between the shelves. The hoop`s crosssection is a 2.5 cm square. The hoop barely touches the top shelf, and rests on the corners of the bottom shelf, as shown.If the hoop`s density is 7.85 grams per cubic centimetre, what is the hoop`s total mass?

Two parallel shelves, each exactly 138 cm long, have exactly 32 cm of space between them. A circular hoop is placed between the shelves. The hoop\`s crosssection is a 2.5 cm square. The hoop barely touches the top shelf, and rests on the corners of the bottom shelf, as shown.If the hoop`s density is 7.85 grams per cubic centimetre, what is the hoop\`s total mass?

find the area of a right triangle with legs that have measures of 10 and 15

A right triangle has (nonhypotenuse) sides of length 3 meters and 5 meters. What is the hypotenuse of the triangle and what is the angle in degrees between the 3 meter side and the hypotenuse?

a rectangular adult pool at the recreation center is half as wide as it is long. it is 24 feet wide. what is its perimeter?

the perimeter of the poster shown below is 72 inches what is the area of poster

construct a right triangle whose one leg is twice as long than the other

Express the area of the plane figure shown below as a polynomial

Find the width of a uniform concrete path placed around a 30 m by 40 m rectangular lawn given that the concrete has area one quarter of the lawn

circumference of the planet is 30,000 miles. Find its diameter to the nearest mile

If a 12foot ladder reaches a point on the wall that is 10 feet above the ground, how far is the base of the ladder from the wall?

a circle has a circumferene of 200cm.calculate its radius to the nearest cm.

A satellite is circling 112 miles above the earth. When the satellite is directly above point B (point at Earth crust), angle A (angle of depression to horizon, which is a tangent line) is found to be 76.6 degrees. Use this information to find the radius of the earth.

A man has 3 spheres solid and small. The radius are 2 mm, 3mm and 4 mm. He melted all the spheres and make one sphere. What is the radius of the new sphere?

a board game is shaped like a square array and is made up of 36 squares. How many rows and how many columns are in the array?

A sailboat has a triangular sail with an area of 35 square feet. The height of the sail is 3 feet more than the length of the base of the sail. Find the height of the sail.

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is twice as long as one of the legs and 3 inches longer than the other. What are the lengths of the sides of the triangle?

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is twice as long as one of the legs and 6 inches longer than the other. What are the lengths of the sides of the triangle?

Can you write what you know about ellipses? For example, what does it mean when you see this: 1,2,3 My child was not in class for this lesson and does not know what to right..

the perimeter of a rectangle is 136 feet. the length is seven feet less than four times the width. find the length and width

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is twice as long as one of the legs and 7 inches longer than the other. What are the lengths of the sides of the triangle?

Two planes leave simultaneously from the same iarport, one flying due norht and the other due east. The northbound plane is flying 50 miles per hour faster than the eastbound plane. After three hours the planes are 2440 miles apart. Find the speed of each plane.

what is the surface area of something three metres in diameter

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is twice as long as the height. Determine the height as a function of the base b.

a gardener is reseeding a city park that has the shape of a right triangle with a base of 150 feet and the hight of 200 feet. the third side of the park is 250 feet long.

the width of a rectangle is 3 meters more than one fourth its length. the perimeter is 26 meters. find the length and width.

Wayne needs to lay a concrete foundation for the space this is 13 feet long, 9 feet wide, and 6 inches in depth. If one bag of cement makes 2.5 cubic feet of concrete, how many bags will Wayne need to purchase to complete the job? You cannot purchase part of the bag. Explain you work and reasoning.

the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building is 8ft less than the lenght of the ladder. how high up the side of the building is the top is that distance is 4 ft less than the lenght of the ladder?

a model aeroplane is made to a scale of 1/20 of the size of the real plane. the area of the wings of the real plane are 40mÂ˛. Fine the area of the wings of the model in cmÂ˛

A rectangle`s length is 4 more than 4 times the width. The perimeter is 88 feet. What is the length and width of the rectangle?

one leg of a right triangle is twice as long as the other. write the length of the hypotenuse as a function of the length of the shorter leg.

The length of a rectangle is 8 less thab the width. Find the dimensions of the rectangle if the perimeter is 88 inches.

There are 3 fields, one of them was 1 kilometer longer than the side of the smallest field and the side of the largest field was 3 kilometers longer than the side of the smallest field. If the total area of all 3 fields is 38 square kilometers, then what is the area of each field?

the width of a rectangle is one third of its length and its area is 768 square meters.find its dimensions.(draw the rectangle).

the width of a rectangle is one third of its length and its area is 768 square meters.finds its dimensions.(draw the rectangle)

The bottom of a ladder is placed 4 feet away from a house and it reaches a height of 16 feet on the side of the house. What is the slope of the ladder?

A flower bed is the shape of a triangle with one side twice the length of the shortest side, and the third side is 24 feet more than the length of the shortest side. Find the dimensions if the perimeter is 168 feet.

In the figure below, both circles have the same center, and the radius of the larger circle is R. If the radius of the smaller circle is 3 units less than R, which of the following represents the area of the shaded region?


A trapezoid has a slant height of six meters. The trapezoid has an interior height of 9 meters. on one base it measures 5 meters and on the last one measures 77 meters. What is the area of the trapezoid?

A stainedglass window is being designed in the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. The width of the window is to be 4 feet, but the height (h) is yet to be determined. If 26 ft ^2 of glass is to be used, find the height (h).


problem about area,surface area,and volume about circle

problem about area,surface area,and volume about rectangle

problem about surface area,area,volume of a square

problem about surface area,area,volume of a triangle

in the given rectangle figure, identify right angles, parallel lines, and line segments.

A survey team is trying to estimate the height of a mountain above a level plain. From one point on the plain, they observe that the angle of elevation to the top of the mountain is 31 . From a point 1500 feet closer to the mountain along the plain, they find that the angle of elevation is 33 . How high (in feet) is the mountain?

a large office building is 200 m long, 58 m wide and 586 m high. what is its volume?

Derek had a rectangular garden that mea sured 20 yards by 30 yards. He separated it into 4 sections, as shown in the diagram. He planted corn in the largest section.How many square yards are in the area in which he planted corn?

The Great Cookie Company sells a 12inch cookie for $12 and a 16inch cookie for $24. Using area, determine which cookie has a lower unit price per square inch. Clearly show your work and explain you answer.

what is the hypotenuse of a right triangle with the sides 12 and 16?

There are two right triangles: Triangle 1 and Triangle 2. The longer leg of Triangle 1 is one foot longer than its shorter leg. The longer leg of Triangle 2 has length three times that of the shorter leg of Triangle 1. The shorter leg of Triangle 2 has length 1.5 feet more than one and a half times the length of the shorter leg of Triangle 1. The sum of the areas of Triangle 1 and Triangle 2 are 33 square feet. What are the lengths of the longer legs of Triangle 1 and Triangle 2? Be sure to set up an equation and solve it.

A sailboat sail in the shape of an isosceles triangle has a base that is 8 feet longer than either of the equal sides. If the perimeter of the sail is 26 feet, what is the length of the base of the sail?

A square sheet of material is to be used to construct a box with no top by cutting a square from each corner. If the material is 16 inches on a side, and a 3 inch square is cut from each corner, what is the volume of the box?

the length of a rectangle is twice its width. When the width is doubled and the length is decreased by 4ft, the perimeter is 128 sq. ft. Find the dimension of the rectangle.

The angle of elevation for a point 64 meters from the base of a building to the top is 35 degrees. Find the height of the building.

can you give the answer of this problem the area of a circle is 30square feet. The diameter 0f asecond circle is 2 feet shorter than that of the first?

can you give a problem of a circle that has area?

Find the height of the triangle if the base is 20 ft and the area is 300ft2

a latter is laying against a house at a 60 degree angle. The ladder is 18 feet from the ground. How far is the bottom of the ladder from the house?

In a triangle, the smallest angle is 20 degrees less than the largest angle. The third angle is 10 degrees more than the smallest angle. What is the measure of each angle?

In a right triangle, the length of the hypotenuse is 20 inches and the length of one leg is 15

Hypotynuse is 12 and base is 3 what is the other side

The area of a rectangle is 143 square feet. The length is 2cm longer than the width. What are the dimensions?

one side of a triangle is 3 inches shorter than twice the lenghtof the shortest side. the third side is 5 inches longer than the shortest side. if the perimeter is 110 inches, find the lenghts of all three sides.

Height of a hill A road up a hill make an angle of 5.1degrees with the horizontal. If the road from the bottom of the hill to the top of the hill is 2.5, how long is the hill?

a metal washer 1 in. in diameter is pierced by a 1 in. hole. what is the area of one face of the washer?

circumference of 18 feet and 4 feet

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 9 meters less than the longest side. The perimeter is 41 meters. Find all three sides

The width of a rectangle is 7 less than twice its length. If the area of the rectangle is 169 cm, what is the length of the diagonal?

The width of a rectangle is fixed at 26cm. What lengths will make the perimeter greater then 70cm?

A right triangle has a height that is 3 times longer than its base. If the area of the triangle is 150, what is the height?

Express the area of the plane figure shown as a polynomial in standard form.

Express the area of the plane figure shown as a polynomial in standard form. (x*x)(x1)(x1)

The second angle of a triangular field is three times as large as the first triangle. The third angle is 40 degrees greater than the first angle. How large are the angles?

the width of a rectangle is 6 inches less than its length, and the area is 40 square inches. what are the length and width of the rectangle

a ladder 15 feet long rests against the side of a building, with the foot of the ladder 4 feet from the base of the building. Find the measure of the angle hat the ladder makes with the horizontal ground

Using the values A = 26Â°, B = 33Â°, h = 14, and L = 110, find the total length of the slide to the nearest foot.

find the value of n in each diagram. give your answer as a square root.

A carnival ride has 8 cars attached to a center spoke of a wheel and each arm of the wheel is 8 ft long. If the wheel turns 10 times how far has each car traveled?

two sides of a triangle have the same length. the third side measures 4 m less than twice that length. The perimeter of the triangle is 24 m. Find the lengths of the three sides

A ladder is leaning against a building so that the distance from the ground to the top of the ladder is one foot less than the length of the ladder. Find the length of the ladder if the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building is 5 feet.

The length of a rectangle is 3 ft more than twice its width, and the area of the rectangle is 54 ft squared. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?

You and your friend part at an intersection. You drive off north at a constant speed, and your friend drives east at a speed that is 10 mph higher. After 2 hours the distance between you and your friend is 175.93 miles. You have been driving at BLANK mph

the new playground at middledale school will be enclosed by a fence. the playground will be a square and will have an area of 225 sq. yd. the number of yards on each side will be a whole number. what is the least amount of fencing that could be required to enclose the playground?

measurement of plane shapes in perimeter

The greatest common factor of two numbers (#3975) The greatest common factor of two numbers is 30. Their least common multiple is 420. One of the numbers is 210...

A deck 2 m wide surrounds a rectangular pool. The pool itself is one and a half times as long as it is wide. The area of the deck is 112 square meters. What are the dimensions of the pool

If the parallelogram below has an area of 330 square units, what is the length of the altitude?

prove: (cosecA  SinA)(secA  CosA) = 1/(cotA + TanA)


The radius of a circle is 18 inches. find the perimeter of an inscribed regular pentagon.

A 3ft.wide sidewalk surrounds a rectangular plot that measures 20 ft. by 30 ft. Find the area of the sidewalk

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 2 centimeters more than the longer side of the triangle. The shorter side of the triangle is 7 centimeters less than the longer side. What is the length of the hypotenuse?

A group of 4 cows are grazing a piece of grassland that is 12m across. The land measures 16m and 18m on opposite sides. It takes an hour for each cow to eat grass in an area of 51 sq m. How long will it take the cows to graze the entire piece of grassland?

The second angle of an architecture`s triangle is three times as large as the first. The third angle is 30 degrees more than the first. Find the measure or each triangle.

in order to be safe a 6m ladder should be 2.5m away from the wall. how far should the wall be withan 8 foot ladder

a rectangular swimming pool is three times as long as it is wide and is surrounded by a deck 2.5 m wide.find the dimensions of the pool if the area of the deck is 265 m2.

the length of a rectangle is 50 miles less than twice the width. the perimeter is 284 miles.find the length & width.

what is the base of a right triangle if the hypotenuse is 1000 and the height is 600

as the hands of aclock move from 6 am to 6 pm how many times do the hands form a triangle

as the hands of a clock move from 6 am to 6 pm how many times do the hands form a triangle

ABC triangle has 3sides like AB=(3x18) ,BC=(12x2) and AC=35. Can we find out x without using Trigonometry ?

If one leg of a right triangle is 8 inches long, and the other leg is 12 inches long, how many inches is the triangle`s hypotenuse?

If one leg of a right triangle is 8 inches long, and the other leg is 12 inches long, how many inches is the triangle\`s hypotenuse?

What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of 20 and width of 28?

The sum of the angles in a triangle is 180 degrees. Ina particula triangle th efirst angle is 18 degress less thtn the secong angle, and the third angle is 70 degress. Write and solve an wquation to find the measures of te first two angles

A sail is in the form of a right triangle that is four times as high as it is wide. the sail is made from 18 square meters of material. What is its height?

indicate the radius of a circle

a person i riding in a hot air balloon. for the first hour and a haf the wind current is a constant 22 mph in the direction n 37.5 E. Then the wind current changes to 18.5 mph and heads the baloon in the direction s52.5 E. If this continues for another two hours, how far is the baloon from its starting position? what is the bearing of the baloon from its starting position?

how do you get the circumference of a circle if the measure of the diameter is a mixed fraction?

how do you find the area of a circle if the diameter is 4 1/2?

The legs of a right triangle are 7 and 11 inches long, respectively. What is the length of the hypotenuse?

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 25 m long. The length of one leg is 10 m less than twice the other. Find the length of each leg.

a triangle has a perimeter of 42cm. the longest side is twice as long as the shortest side. the thrid side is 6cm. longer than the shortest side. what are the lengths of the 3 sides?

A street that is long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. A tire on the snowplow has to turn times in traveling the length of the street. What is the diameter of the tire?

the area of a squared lawn is 196 yard? what is the perimeter of the lawn?

a farmer has 80 metres of fencing which he will use to enclose a rectangular piece of land that borders on a river. he doesnt need any fencing along the river. if he uses x metres of fencing on a width of the piece of land, what are the dimensions of the other two sides? write an expression for the area of the piece of land.

In sailing, it is not possible to head straight into the wind. In order to get upwind, a sailboat simply sails at an angle to the wind and then turns to sail back toward where it wants to go. Assume that a boat needs to get directly upwind 6000 m. If it sails off at a 45Âş angle to the wind and then turns back 90Âş towards the original goal, how far would it have to sail to get directly upwind 6000 meters? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.

In a right triangle, the first angle is 9 degrees smaller than twice the measure of the second angle. What is the measure of the second angle?

a rock dropped into a pond sends out a circular ripple whos radius increases steadily at 6 cm a second. a boat is floating on the pond 2 meters east and 1 meter north of the spot where the rock is dropped how long does it take for the ripple to reach the boat?

The top of a 15foot ladder is 3ft farther up a wall than the foot of the ladder is from the bottom of the wall. How far is the foot of the ladder from the bottom of the wall?

The shorter leg of a right triangle is 15 yards. If the hypotenuse is 39 yards, how long is the other leg?

At 3:00:05 pm what are the approximate angles made between the second hand and the minute and hour hand?

if the height of a right triangle is 2 ft & the base is 3ft what is the length?

One side of a triangle is 3 inches shorter then the second side. The longest side is 13 and the perimeter of the triangle is 26 Find the lenght of the shortest side

from a window 35 meters high,the angle of depression to the top of a nearby streetlight is 55 degrees. The angle of depression to the base of the streetlight is 57.8 degrees. How tall is the streetlight

A ladder leans against a vertical wall. the legnth of the ladder is 6m. the bpttom of the ladder is 2m from the base of the wall. how high is the top of the ladderabove the ground correct to one decimal place?

the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 10 inches longer than the shortest side and 5 inches longer than the remaining side. find the dimensions of the triangle.

An irriagation canal is to be constructed as shown below. If the maximum depth of water in the ditch is to be 7 feet, what is the smallest angle theta that can be used?

from a ship two lighthouses bear N. 40 degree E. After the ship has sailed 15 mi on a course of 135 degree, they bear 10 degree and 345 degree, respectively. Find the distance between them and the distance from the ship in the latter position to the more distant lighthouse.

A ski slope at a mountain has an angle of elevation of 25.2 degrees. The vertical height of the slope is 1808 feet. How long is the ski slope?

two right triangles are similar. The smaller triangle has legs with length 9 and 12 feet, and a hypotenuse 15 feet long. If the larger triangle has a hypotenuse 95 feet long, find the lengths of both legs of the larger triangle.

The length of the hypothenuse of the right triangle is 37 cm and its area is 210 cm^2. Find the lengths of the legs of the triangle.

the sum of the angles of a triamgle is 180 if one angle of a triangle is ten degrees larger than the smallest angle and the third angle is 10 degrees less than theree times the smallest angle find the measures of the three angles

A kite is flown with 240 yards of string. The angle of elevation of the string is 55. how high above the ground is the kite.

The distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building is 18 feet less than the length of the ladder. How high up the side of the building is the top of the ladder if that distance is 1 ft less than the length of the ladder?

Janae`s backyard is in the shape of a parallelogram. The area of Janae`s backyard is 175.2 ft2. She goes to the store to buy grass seed and discovers that each bag of seed costs $32.89 and covers 15ft2. How many bags of seed will Janae need in order to cover her backyard in grass seed?

The height of a triangle is 3 more than the base. The area is 14cm2. Find the base?

Janae`s backyard is in the shape of a parallelogram. The area of Janae\`s backyard is 175.2 ft2. She goes to the store to buy grass seed and discovers that each bag of seed costs $32.89 and covers 15ft2. How many bags of seed will Janae need in order to cover her backyard in grass seed?

The diameter of a small pizza is 16 centimeters. This is 2 centimeters more that two fifths of the diameter of a large pizza. Find the diameter of the large pizza.

A 22 foot ladder leans against a house. The top of the ladder is 12 feet above the ground. Find the angle the ladder makes with the ground.

A street that is long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. A tire on the snowplow has to turn times in traveling the length of the street. What is the diameter of the tire

Jon is using polystrips to make a triangle. He has strips with lengths of 18, 7 and ?. What is the largest whole number measure that his third strip can have?

10 meter ladder is leaning aganist a building. The bottom of the ladder is 5 meters from the building. How many meters high is the top of the ladder? Round to the nearest tenth.

the length of a rectangle is 3centimeter more than twice the width. find the area when its perimeter is 30 centimeter?

what is the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle that has a base of 20 and a height of 15 feet

the sail on a sail boat is in the shape of a triangle. if the height of the sail is 5 times the length of the base and the area is 160 square feet, find the dimensions of the sail


If the perimeter of a right triangle is 1400 and the hypotenuse is 600, what are the lengths of the legs?

910 feet parimeter, lenght is 12 time longer then width

910 feet parimeter, lenght is 12 time longer then width . How wide is it

a large pizza has a diameter of 12 inches. a medium pizza has a diameter of 10 inches. the large pizza sells for 11.50. the medium sells for 9.50. which is a better deal

A rectangle is Twice as long as it is wide. If both dimensions are increased by 4, its area is increased by 88. Find the dimensions of the original rectangle.

The second angle of a triangle is 3 times as large as the first. The third angle is 55Â° more than the first. Find the measure of the smallest angle

word problem involving right triangles


The centre of the smallest circle passing through origin lies on the line XY+1=0 then find the coordinates of its centre.

If the area of a righttriangularly shaped sail is 20 square feet and its base is 5 feet, find the height of the sail.

The legs of a right triangle are 5 and 7 centimeters long, respectively. What is the length of the hypotenuse?

Jacob runs down the street to Fred`s house which is 20 meters away. They both then run up the street to the movies to watch Saw 6. The movie frightens them so much that they run back to Jacob`s house, making a diagonal through their block about 47 meters long. What is the distance between Fred`s house and the movies?

Jacob runs down the street to Fred\`s house which is 20 meters away. They both then run up the street to the movies to watch Saw 6. The movie frightens them so much that they run back to Jacob\`s house, making a diagonal through their block about 47 meters long. What is the distance between Fred\`s house and the movies?

a ladder is leaning against a building. The distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building is 18 ft less than the length of the ladder. How high up the side of the building is the top og th ladder if that distance is 1ft less than the length of the ladder?

Rectangular drawing with clouds and sky. Area is 10, proportion of length to width is 5:2. What is the ratio of clouds to sky in the picture.

A poster is 25 cm taller than it is wide. It is mounted on a piece of cardboard so that there is a 5 cm border on all sides. If the area of the border alone is 1350 cm squared, what are the dimensions of the poster?

Jim Nasium, the physical education teacher was working with a group of ten children when the principla. Miss B Good walked up behind the group. She asked the children to turn around and challenged them to see if the children could figure out which three children would move and where so that they would be in the same arrangement that they were in when facing Mr. Nasium.

Gloria is planning to ride her bicycle near the transmitter of a radio station. She will be riding from a point 10 miles due east of the transmitter, and will ride to a point 35 miles west and 7 miles north of the transmitter. She has a radio on her bicycle which can pick up the station as long as she is within 10 miles of it. If she rides at a constant speed of 16 miles per hour, for what length of time during her ride will she be able to listen to the radio station?

A triangle has sides in a ratio of 4:3:5. Find the length of the sides if the perimeter is 240 meters.

a rectangular floor is 18 feet by 10 feet is to be completely covered with carpeting that costs x dollars per square yard. in terms of x, how many dollars will carpeting cost?

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 13 cm. One of the legs is 7 cm longer than the other leg. Find the area of the triangle.

michelle wants to find the height of the tallest building in her city.She stands 224 feet away from the building. there is a tree 33 feet in front of her,which she knows is 16 feet tall. how tall is the building to the nearest foot.

the top of a 16 foot ladder is placed against a tall building at a point 15 feet from he ground.how far is the base of the ladder from the building

The base of a triangle is 5 inches less than the height. The area of the triangle is 18in^2. Find the lengths of the base and the height.

A 10 meter ladder is leaning aganist a building. The bottom of the ladder is 5 meters from the building. How many meters high is the top of the ...

Rectangle ABCD is split into four smaller rectangles. Each side of each rectangle is a whole number of centimeters. The areas of 3 of the small rectangles are shown and they are A)21, D)35, and B)48. What is the area of rectangle ABCD in sq. cm?

The length of a rectangular floor is 6 meters less than twice the width. If a diagonal of the rectangle is 15 meters, find the length and width of the floor

a square room has an area of 169 square feet. What is the perimeter of the room?

Area of right triangle w/legs 15 and 8

TRIANGLE WITH POINTS J K L WITH AN ANGLE OF 80 DEGREES WHAT IS THE MESURE OF K?

TRIANGLE WITH POINTS J K L WITH AN ANGLE OF 80 DEGREES WHAT IS THE MEASURE OF K?

The legs of a right triangle are 6 and 10 centimeters long, respectively. What is the length of the hypotenuse?

Two ships leave port at the same time. Ship X is heading due north and Ship Y is heading due east. Twelve hours later they are 600 miles apart. If the Ship X had traveled 480 miles from the port, how many miles had Ship Y traveled?

E is a symmetry to A with respect to midpoint I


a print is 10 cm longer than it is wide. it is mounted in a frame 1.5 cm wide. the area of the frame is 300. find the dimensions of the print.

A street that is 330 ft long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. A tire on the snowplow has to turn 33 times in traveling the length of the street. What is the diameter of the tire?

A street that is long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. A tire on the snowplow has to turn times in traveling the length of the street. What is the diameter of the tire? Use π = 3.14. Round your answer to the nearest ...

The area of a rectangle is 63cm2. It`s width is 7cm. What is tit`s length? If the area is increased to 72cm2, but it`s length reamins the same. What is it`s new width?


hyp[otenuse of 72 inch right triangle

if a ladder that is 10ft long is 6ft from the base of a wall. How far up the wall does the ladder reach.

Given points a(3,1) b(7,4) and D(8,1) on a coordinate plane, find point C such that a parallelogram is formed

tickets for an adult and three children to attend a soccer game costs $20. An adult`s ticket cost $2 more than a child`s ticket. find the cost of each ticket

a rectangular deck has a perimeter of 42 feet. The length is 3 feet longer than the width. What is the length and width of the deck?

the windows of a house are to be built so that the eaves completely shade them from the sun in the summer and so that the sun completely fills them in the winter. the eaves have an overhang of 3 ft. A) how far below the eaves should the top of the window be in order for the window to receive full sin in midwinter when its angle of elevation is 25 degrees?

lot is shape of right triangle. The hypotenuse is 3m longer than the longer leg. The longer leg is 6m longer than twice the length of the shorter leg. What is perimeter?

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 39 centimeters long. If one leg is 15 centimeters, what is the length of the other leg?

How long must a ladder be to reach the top of a 20` wall if the ladder and the wall form a 32 degree angle (at the top)

How long must a ladder be to reach the top of a 20` wall if the ladder and the wall form a 32 degree angle (at the top)

10 yrds up in a tree stand and the deer is at 30 yrds how far is it from the tree stand to the deer

A street that is 187m long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. The snowplow has tires that are 13 in diameter. How many times does a tire on the snowplow have to turn in traveling the length of the street? Use the value 3.14 for . Round your answer to the nearest tenth. Do not round any intermediate steps.

find the values of x and y that ensure each quadrilateral is a paealleogram.

Area of a sail. The area in square meters for a triangular sail is given by A(x) x2 5x 6. a) Find A(5). b) If the height of the sail is x 3 meters, then what is the length of the base of the sail?

The top of a 15foot ladder is 3 ft farther up a wall than the foot of the ladder is from the bottom of t he wall.. How far is the foot of the ladder from the bottom of the wall?

Anne wants to tie a support line from the top of a 50 foot radio tower to an anchor spot 30 feet from the towerâ€™s base. Approximately how long will the line need to be?

in a trapezium ABCD , AD  BC and M and N are midpoints of AB and CD ,AE is perpendicular to BC s.t BEC. If BC = 10 cm, MN = 8 cm, AE = 5 cm , find area of ABCD.

A 16 foot ladder is leaning against a wall. If the top slips down the wall at a rate of 4 ft/s, how fast will the foot be moving away from the wall when the top is 13 feet above the ground?

if the circumference of a wheel is 5. How far does it travel in 4 revolutions

How many 4ft by 8ft sheet fo plywood must be ordered for 4 walls of building 20 ft long 32 ft wide and 12ft high assume that there are 120 sq ft for window doors

each of the two larger angeles of a parallelogram measures 5 degrees more then six times the measure of each of the two smaller angeles. find the measures of the four angles

A company sells peanut butter in cylindrical jars. Marketing research suggests a wider jar will increase sales. If the diameter or the jars is increased by 25% without altering the volume, by what percent must the height be decreased?


jan has a 7ft ladder leaning against her house. If the bottom of the ladder is 8ft from the base of the house, how high idoes the ladder reach?

The length of the base of an isosceles triangle is one third the length of one of its legs. if the perimeter of the triangle is 58 inches, what is the length of the base?

it the sum ot the lengths of 3 of the 4 sides of a rectangle is 2009 and the sum of the length of the fourth side and the length of a diagnol is 2009, what is the ratio of the length of the longet side to the length of the shorter sides

continue the sequence ..202 122 232 425 262 728? what are the next 3 terms

the combined area of two circles is 80pie centimeters. the length of the radius of one circles is twice the length of the radius of the other circle. find the length of the radius of each circle.

the combined area of two circles is 80 pie centimeters. the length of the radius of one circle is twice the length of the radius of the other circle. find the legth of the radius of each circle.

A lot is twice as long as it is wide. By increasing its length 20 yards, and its width 30 yards, the area will be increased 2200 suare yards. What are its dimensions?


rectangle is 9 feet longer than it is wide, and its area is 52 square feet

The triangle an area of 115 units squared. Find the length of the base (2x+3) and the length (x) of the height.

A 26 ft long ladder rests against a wall. The distance from the base of the wall to the bottom of the ladder is x. The height at which the ladder rests against the wall is x + 14. Find the distance, x, from the base of the wall to the bottom of the ladder.

From a point on the ground the angle of elevation to a ledge on a building is 27o, and the distance to the base of the building is 45 meters. How many meters high is the ledge?

Destiny and Spencer have decided to build Mrs. Schreibman a new lookout from which to watch band practice. If the base of the lookout is to be a 8` by 8` square, how long will the diagonal brace of the square need to be?

A room is 12 feet by 14 feet. jorge will buy carpet and underpad for the room from a discount supplier. He will contract a local intaller to lay the carpet and underpad. Underpad is $7.95 per square yard and carpet is $49.85 per square yard. the instalation cost 40.95 per square foot Detemine the total cost for the material and installation.


built a sidewalk from one side of her circular garden to the other straight across the center if the radious of her garden?

if the road is 50 feet wide what is the area if the figure is retangle


if the road is 50 feet wide what is the area if the figure is rectangle

a ladder is leaning against a building. the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building is 8 ft less then the length of the ladder. how high up the side of the building is the top of the ladder if that distance is 1 ft less then the length of the ladder

1. find the hypotenuse of a right triangle with sides 5 inches and 10 inches

satellites that relay telvision signals to earth cruise at a distance or about 22,200 miles above earths surface. the radius of earth is about 4,000 miles. find the distance a from the satellite to point T .round to de nearest hundred miles?

The area of a rectangle is 66. The length is 4 more than 6 times the width, find the length and width

A 73 foot rope from the top of a circus tent pole is anchored to the flat ground 43 feet from the bottom of the pole. Find the angle, to the nearest tenth of a degree, that the rope makes with the pole.

frin a point 4.5 n from the base of a wind turbine , the angles of elevaton to the top of the turbine is 87 degree. Find the height of the wind turbine to te nearest tenth of metre.

from a point 4.5 n from the base of a wind turbine , the angles of elevaton to the top of the turbine is 87 degree. Find the height of the wind turbine to te nearest tenth of metre.

A manufacturere wants to produce a can that is closed at both ends, has a rectangular base twice as long as it is wide, and has a volume of 125 inches cubed. Descibe a function for the surface area of the can in terms of the width of its base.

WHAT IS . 56. WHAT IS A RECTANGIED CALLED FOR THERE VERTICES

WHAT ARE 4 VERTICES CAII . 56. WHAT IS A RECTANGIED CALLED FOR THERE VERTICES

because equilateral triangles are one of the few regular polygons that tessellate, you want to cut out differentcolored equilateral triangles from construction paper to create a tessellation for the bulletin board. because you do not want to rely on measuring sixtydegree angles, you decide to create a "T" in which the of the "T" is the altitude and the top of the "T" is the side of the triangle. you will then connect the endpoints, as shown below. if you draw a side of the length 12 centimeters, how long should the altitude be to the nearest tenth?

a woman is 5ft tall and is standing near a street lamp that is 12ft tall. Find a function that models the Length (L) of her shadow in terms of her distance from the base of the lamp.

calculate the area of a square 28cm

a figure that has an area of 15 meters and an area of 16 meters

an 8 foot ladder is leaned up against a high wall from four feet away. how high up the walls does the ladder reach?

ABCD is a quadrilateral. The bisectors of angle A and angle B intersect at P. Show that angle C + angle D = 2*angle APB

a rectangular swimming pool is 4 feet longer than it is wide. it is surrounded on all sides by a deck that is 3 feet wide. what is the length of the pool if the area of the deck is 264 square feet.

At the park there is a pool shaped like a circle with diameter 22yd. A ring shaped path goes around the pool. Its width is 6yd. We are going to give a new layer of coating to the path. If one gallon of coating can cover 8yd, how many gallons of coating do we need?

nilas sister has a dog run for her dog in her backyard. If her backyard is 100 square feet, will an 8 feet by 12 feet dog run fit?

A flagpole is stabilized by two guy wires attached to the top of the pole. On one side, a 25mlong wire makes an angle of 60 degrees with the ground.The sine of the angle formed by the second guy wire and the ground equal the cosine of the angle of the first guy wire.. Determine the length , to the nearest tenth of a metre, of the second guy wire without calculating any angles.

If a small pizza sells for $10.99 and has a diameter of 10 inches, what is the price per square inch?

tow office towers are 50 m apart. from the 14th floor of the shorter tower, is 33 . the angle of depression to base of the taller tower is 39 decrees . determine the hight of the taller tower

P is any point inside the parallelogram ABCD. show that triangleAPB + triangle CPD = triangle APD + triangle BPC

P , Q, R, S ARE THE MIDPOINTS OF AB, BC,CD,DA OF THE RHOMBUS ABCD. PROVE THAT PQRS IS A RECTANGLE.

the legs of a right triangle are 8 and 28 inches long, respectively. what is the area of the triangle?


Ms.speedi is going to have jewels,which cost$100 a piece, set along the outer border of the face of her watch.the jeweler explained that she could place two jewels per cm.,but to estimate the price of the jewels,she would need to know the circumfrence of the watch.the radius of the face of the watch is 2 cm.help Ms. Speedi by finding the approximate cost of the jewels(incuding 8% tax).show all your subproblems.

One side of a rectangular stage is 2 meters longer than the other. If the digonal is 10 meters then what are the lengths of the sides

A street that is 516 ft long is covered in snow. City workers are using a snowplow to clear the street. The snowplow has tires that are 3.5 ft in diameter. How many times does a tire on the snowplow have to turn in traveling the length of the street?


a painting is being done of Joe M and a beautiful border of uniorm width will surround it. The sides of the entire painting are 50 feet by 30 feet, and the artist wnats to devot 25% of the edge of the painting to the border. What should the width of the border be

height 12" length 25" what is the area


ABC IS A TRIANGLE WITH BASE BC . DE PARALLEL TO BC INSIDE THE CIRCLE .IS DBCE CONCYCLIC?WHY?

A sail boat has a triangular sail with an area of 56 square feet and a base that measures 8 feet. Find the height of the sail.


A real estate developer owns a piece of land enclosed on three sides by stressts, giving it the shape of a right triangle. The hypotenuse is 8 meters longer than the longer leg, and the shorter leg is 9 meters shorter than the hypotenuse. Find the lengths of the three sides of the property

the area in square meters for a triangular sail by A(x)=x^2+5x+6 a) find A(5), b.) if the height of the sail is x +3 meters, then what is the length of the base of the sail?

1800 sqaure ft. what is the width if the length is twice as long

the base of a right triangle is twice the height. Express the perimeteter P of the triangle as a function of it`s height, H.

a rectangular wooden deck is 25 feet long and 10 feet wide. The owner wants to increase the area of the deck to be 2000

if the length of the rectangle is 10 feet and the width of the rectangle is 4 feet what is the area?

A ladder leans against a building. If the base of the ladder is feet from the wall and the top of the ladder is 15 feet above the ground, how long is the ladder?

A swimming pool is 16m wide and 25m long. what distance would you be swimming if you went diagonally corner to corner?

a 20 ft ladder is leaning against a house. It is 4 feet plus from the top of the ladder to the ground hat is the distance of the ladder from the house to the ground?

one leg of a right triangle is 9 feet less than the hypotenuse, while the other is 2 feet less than the hypotenuse. Find the length of the hypotenuse?

A 9 foot ladder leans against a building 7 feet above the ground. At what height would a 15 foot ladder touch the building if both ladders form the same angle with the ground?

a small circle of diameter 15 cm and a big circle of diameter 30 cm. is the small circle twice as large as the big circle? use calculation to support your answer.

A 20ft ladder is leaning against a building. If the bottom of the ladder is 12 ft from the base of the building, how high does the ladder reach?

find the area of a parallelogram with b=22m and h=20m

Area of a sail. The area in square meters for a triangular sail is given by A(x) x2 5x 6.


Ms.McCormick is standing on her counter watering her plant when she notices one of her students sleeping with their head on the desk. this makes her angry, so she decides to throw the empty water bottle at the students head to wake them up. the student`s head is level with the counter she is standing on and Ms.McCormick is 5.25 feet tall. she throws the bottle at a 32 degree angle of depression, what distance does the bottle have to travel to hit the student in the head?

A 6foot person walked form the base of a broadcasting tower directly toward the top of the shadow cast by the tower. When the person was 132 feet from the tower and 3 feet from the top of the tower`s shadow, the person`s shadow started appear beyond the tower`s shadow.

A 6foot person walked form the base of a broadcasting tower directly toward the top of the shadow cast by the tower. When the person was 132 feet from the tower and 3 feet from the top of the tower\`s shadow, the person\`s shadow started appear beyond the tower\`s shadow. Draw a right triangle to represent the problem and show the quantities and use a variable to indicate the unknown height of the tower. Then, write an equation for the unknown quantity and find the height of the tower.

A 15` pole is leaning against the side of a house. If the top of the pole is 12` from the ground, how far away from the house is the base of the pole.

identify the circumference of the largest cirlce that can be placed inside a rectangle which measures 8feet by 10 feet.

A school BAseball Diamond is a square with sides that measure 40 feet. About how far is it from third base to first base?

A school BAseball Diamond is a square with sides that measure 40 feet. About how far is it from third base to first base? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.

A 25 ft ramp has a horizontal distance of 24 ft. What is the height of the ramp?

A garden has a shape of a right triangle with one leg 9 meters longer than the other the hypotenuse is 9 meters less than twice the length of the shorter leg , how many meters is the shorter leg

The smallest angle in a triangle is one seventh as large as the largest angle. The third angle is twice the smallest angle. What are the three angles.

the perimeter of a rectangle is 234 meters. the rectangle is as twice as long as it is wide. what are its lengths and widths

A circle has a radius of 17 cm. What is the circle`s diamiter?

the area of a rectangle is 216 square meters. the length is 6 meters less than two tiems the width. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.

the length of the garden is 3 feet more than three times its width. The diagonal is 4feet more than times the width. Find the length and width.

the lenghth of the top of a table is 7m greater than tghe width. the area is 78m squared. find the dimensions

A right triangle has its hypotenuse one cm more than twice the length of the shortest side. The other side is 7cm longer than the shortest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle.

the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 24 ft. long. the length of one leg is 20ft more than the other. FInd the lengths of the legs.

the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 24 ft. long. the length of one leg is 20ft more than the other. FInd the lengths of the legs. Round to the nearest hundredth

the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 24 ft. long. the length of one leg is 20ft more than the other. FInd the lengths of the legs

What is the area of the largest circle that fits inside a square with 4 in sides

A tree on a hillside casts a shadow x ft down the hill, where x=185. If the angle of inclination of the hillside is y (where y= 26 degrees ) to the horizontal and the angle of elevation of the sun is z (where z is 53 degrees), find the height of the tree.

A 30ft ladder is leaning against a buildiing so that its angle of elevation is 50 degrees. At what height above the ground does the ladder touch the building?

A 13foot pole is leaning against a wall. How far away is the top of the pole from the floor?


Find the point o the curve y=square root of x that is nearest to the point (3,0)

Find the perimeter and area of a right triangle if one leg measures 10 yd. and the other leg measures 23 yds.

each side of a rhombus is 10cm long and one of the diagonals measures 16cm . find the length of other diagonal and hence the area of the rhombus

10 feet long and 9 feet wide, how long is it and what is the area

wgat is the area of a right triangle if the legs are 6 inches and 8 inches long?

what ia a parellogram word problem

A rectangle is 3 times as long as it is wide. If the length is increased by 6 and the width by 8, the area is increased by 108. Find the original dimensions.

a sail is triangular in shape with a base of 2x1 meters and a height of 4x4 meters. find a polynomial A(x) that represents the areaof the sail

a ship is sailing due east when a light is observe bearing N 26 degree 10 minute E. after teh ship has travelled 2259 ft, the light bears N 48 degree 25 minute E. if the course s continued, how close will the ship approach the light?

a cylinder soup can has a height of 10 inches and a diameter of 6 inches. how many cubic inches of soup will it hold?

a 300 square foot rectangular garden is to surrounded on three sides by shrubbery costing $10 per foot and on the remaining side by a fence costing $5 per foot. Find the dimesions (and length of fence) of the least costly solution.

Sketch graph and put in standard form. 2x^2+4y^24x14=0

tina and marcus want to put a border around a flower garden. the garden is in the shape of a rectangle with sides of 7 feet and 15 feet. the border cost $0.75 a foot. find the total cost of the border.

A lot is in the shape of a right triangle. The shorter leg measures 150 meters. The hypotenuse is 50 meters longer than the length of the longer leg. How long is the longer leg?

You have a triangle with a hypotenuse of 50 in. One of the legs is 40 in. What is the length of the other leg of the triangle?

12. A rancher wishes to use 132 ft of fencing to enclose a rectangular training pen and subdivide the region into two smaller pens. If the total enclosed area is 720 ft2, find the dimensions of the enclosed region.

Find the length of the ladder that stands 12ft away from a wall and touches the wall 16ft high?

A rectangle is twice as long as it is wide. If its lenths and widths are both decreased by 4 cm, its areais decreased by 164cm. Find its original dimesions

the angle of elevation from the base to the top of a watersilde is about 15 degrees. The slide extends horizonatally about 52. 6 meters. Estimate the height of the slide.

in a right triangle, if the two legs are 12 and 15 feet, what is the length of the hypotenuseright angle triangle hypotenuse isosceles right triangle hypotenuse right

The perimeter of a triangle is 46 cm. The triangle is isosceles now, but if its base were lengthened by 4 cm and each leg were shortened by 7 cm, it would be equilateral. Find the length of the original triangle.

one leg of a triangle is 5cm shorter than the other leg. the leght of the hypotenuse is 25 cm find the length of the shorter leg

A 20ft ladder is leaning against a building. If the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the base of the building is 4 ft less than the height of the ladder, how high does the ladder reach?

the top of a 20 foot ladder is 4 feet farther up a wall than its foot is from the bottom of the wall. How far is the foot from the bottom of the wall?

the length of a rectangle is 6 inches greater than its width. its area is 135 sq. in. Find its demensions.

the hypotenuse of a right triangle measure 19 meters. One leg measures 15 meters. To the nearest tenth of the other leg

a ladder 36ft. long rests against a wall, its foot being at a horzontal distance of 25ft. from the base of the wall. what angle does the ladder make with the ground?

A 20 ft ladder is leaned against the side of a building so that the base of the ladder is 7 ft from the building. How high up the wall does the ladder reach?

A 25 ft rope is stretched from the top of a ship`s mast to a cleat on the deck. If the cleat is 16 ft from the base of the mast, how tall is the mast?

38 sq. ft. total feet of fence,81 sq. ft area,what are the dementions

a ladder 15 m long leans against a wall which is 10 m high. what is the angle of elevation of the ladder?

A rectangle board is 2 by 18 units. The foci of an ellipse are located to produce the largest area. A string is connected to the foci and pulled taut by a pencil in order to draw the ellipse. Find the length of the string.

The length of a rectangle is 6 meters more than its width. If the area is 135 square meters, what is its width?

A rectangle piece of plywood is trimmed to make a square by cutting a 4cm strip off the top and a 2cm strip off one side. If the area of the original peice is 74 cm2 greater than the area of the square, find the dimentions of the rectangle

A train travels 5000 meters along a track whose angle of elevation has a measurement of 3 degrees. How much did it rise during this distance

draw a rhombus pqrs, draw the diagonal pr if angle s=70, what is the size of angle p

A tree casts a shadow that is 4 meters long when a meterstick casts a shadow 1.8 meters long. What is the height of the tree?

The Comet Encke has an elliptical orbit with the sun at one focus, Ebcke ranges from 0.34 to 4.08 astronomical units from the sun. Find an equation of the orbit. Place the center of the orbit at the origin and place the major axis on the xaxis

Travis drew an irregular polygon. Which figure did he draw?

The longer leg of a right triangle is ten less than three times the shorter leg. The hypotenuse is 4 more than the shorter leg. Find the length of the shorter leg.

what is the area of a circle when the radius is 26ft

The legs of a right triangle are 8 and 28 inches long, respectively. What is the area of the triangle?

A chord of a circle 20 inches long is 24 inches from center find length of circle

A triangleflower bed has one side twice the length of the shortest side.The third side is 30 feet longer then the shortest side. If the perimeter of the triangle flower bed is 102 feet,find thelength of all three sides.

a running track of 400m of six lane .give geometrical ideas on circum ference and radius

a running track of 400m of six lane .give geometrical ideas on circumference and radius

what is the area of the circle having a diameter of 15cm?

wsat id the area of the rhombus having the diagonals 12 ans15?

find tha area of the square having side 8?

I do not know how to solve this problem. Could you help me? I need to know the equation, foci, and the vertices. Also, I have to graph it.

cat is 9m above the ground. a person trying to rescue the cat places an 8m ladder 3.5 m from the base of the tree. to the nearest tenth of a meter, how far is the cat from the top of the ladder.

the hypotenuse if a right triangle is 15cm. The other two sides have a total length of 21cm. Find the lengths of the two unknown sidea.

The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 54 cm. Find the length of each side of triangle.

What is the area of a sector of a circle that has a diameter of 10 in. if the length of the arc is 10 in.?

A rectangular pool has a width of 10 feet and a length of 20 feetThe deck that surrounds the pool is 2 feet wide What is the area of the deck that surronds the pool?

To build a swiming pool that has a perimeter of 72 yards what dimensions would give me the greatest length and width?

Find the height of an isoceles trapezoidwhose bases are 8 inches and 24 inches and the legs are 17 inches

Two ships leave port at the same time, Ship X is heading due north and Ship Y is heading due east. Twelve hours later they are 600 miles apart. If the Ship X had traveled 480 miles from the port, how many miles had Ship Y traveled?


in the accompanying diagram of isosceles trapezoid DEFG, DE is parallel to GF, DE= 4x2, EF= 3x+2, FG= 5x3, and GF= 2x+5.find the value of x.

ABCD is a quadrilateral in which angle A=40 degrees and angle B=150 degrees. Could ABCD be a parallelogram?

Different Trinagle Plane Figures

A 15foot ladder is leaning against a 30foot wall. The bottom end of the ladder is 9 feet from the wall. How many feet above the ground does the ladder touch the wall?

a rectangle is twice as long as it is wide. the area of the rectangle is 5 ft2 . what is the length of the rectangle?

how many tiles make up a square using a tile that measures 10" x12"

how many tiles make up a square using a tile that measures 10\" x12\"

alek`s pizza has delivered a beautiful 16 inch diameter pie to Lee`s dorm room.. The pie is sliced into 8 equal sized pieces, but Lee is such a nonconformist he cuts off the edge as pictured. John then takes one of the remaining triangular slices. Who has more pizza and by how much?

find the measures of the missing angles and sides

if one leg of a right triangle is 8 inches long, and the other leg is 12 inches long, how many inches long is the triangle`s hypotennuse?

one side of a rectangle is 2 meters longer than the other. If the diagonal is 10 meters, then what are the length of the sides?

what is the area for a trapezoid??

if a 24 ft. ladder leans 10 ft high on a wall, what is the angle

find the area of pentagon which is placed inside a circle of radius of 9cm

al`s pizzeria sells cheese pizza by the slice according to the figure at right. which slice gives the best deal (the most pizza per dollar.) 2.25 cents equals a quarter of the circle. 1.60 cents equals a sixth of the circle. 1.20 cents equals an eighth of the circle.

i have two perpendicular lines,with three angles what shape am i

I am a quadrilateral with opposite sides congruent and two pairs of right angles. What am I?

A 10 foot ladder is leaned against a wall. If the base of the ladder is 6 feet froom the wall, how high up the wall will the ladder reach

The width of a photograph is 4 cm more than three tenths of the length. If the width is 13 cm, find the length.

How many different ways can 6 trapezoids tables be arranged

A box is 3 inches by 4 inches by 1 foot. Find the sine of theangle that a diagonal of the box makes with its longest edge.

A 13ft ladder leans against a building. The bottom of the ladder is 6 feet away from the base of the building. How far up the side of the building does the ladder reach?

Three circles of radius 1 are externally tangent to each other and internally tangent to a larger circle. What is the radius of the larger circle?

One pizza has a diameter of 12" and costs $10.00. The other pizza has a diamter of 14" and costs $13.00. Which pizza is a better deal?

a ladder is leaning against a wall so that the foot of the ladder is 10 feet from the base of the wall. The ladder is 2 feet longer then the height it reaches up the wall. how far up the wall does it reach?

classify each quadrilateral in as many ways as possible

In an isosceles triangle, the measure of one angle is three times the measure of one of the congruent angles. Find the measure of each angle.


what is the area of a circle that has a circumference of 35cm

i am a quadrilateral with four congruent sides and no right angles. what am i?

wilbur wrong is flying his remote control plane in a circle with a radius of 28 meters. his brother, orville wrong, clocks the plane at 16 seconds per revolution. what is the speed of the plane?

A farmer`s feild has the shape of parallelogram. one pair of parallel side is 220 meter long, and the distance between them is 296 meters. What is the area of the field in square meters?

From a point on the ground the angle of elevation to a ledge on a building is 27 degrees, and the distance to the base of the building is 45 meters. How many meters high is the ledge?

Laura races her bicycle for 108 miles, and a wheel of her bicycle turns 36 times over this distance. What is the diameter of the wheel? Use the value 3.14 and do not round intermediate steps. Round your final answer to one decimal place.

find the cost of carpeting a room 12m long and 8m broad with a carpet 75cm broad at the rate of Rs.6.50/m.

A guardrail is to be constructed around the top of a circular observation tower. The diameter of the observation area is 12.3 m. If the railing is constructed with 30 equal straight sections, what should be the length of each section?

The area of a rectangular window is the be 306 square centimeters. If the length exceeds the width by 1 centimeter, what are the dimensions?

A 10 meter ladder is leaning aganist a building. The bottom of the ladder is 5 meters from the building. How many meters high is the top of the ... geometric proofs, pythagorean theorem, triangles, right triangles, polygons, shapes, plane figures, curves

one side of a parallelogram is 10 meters and its diagonal are 16 meters and 24 meters respectively, what is its area?