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Find the area covered by the chemical retardant.

1) In mountain communities, helicopters drop chemical retardants over areas which approximate the shape of an isosceles triangle having a vertex angle of 38 degrees. The angle is included by two sides, each measuring 20 ft. Find the area covered by the chemical retardant. 2) The chemical retardants are freight shipped from

Surface Area Word Problem

A water tank has the shape of a cone. The tank is 10m high and has a radius of 3m at the top. If the water is 5m deep (in the middle) what is the surface area of the top of the water?

Triangle Inequality Theorem

Write a compound inequality to describe tha range of possible measures for side c in terms of a and b. Assume that a > b > c.

Construction and Geometry Proofs

1. I need to see a construction and proof. Given a quadrilateral EFGH so that all four sides are congruent to a circle. Prove that EF+GH=EH+FG 2. Prove that a perpendicular bisector of a chord in a circle is a diameter.

What is the length of the hypotenuse...

What is the length of the hypotenuse of the right triangle ABC in examination figure,if AC=6 and AD=5 note : draw a triangle A B C and the height from point C to D,the point D is in between A and B,the distance between A and D is 5 and the distance between A and C is 6

Solving Radical Equations and Finding Side of a Cube Given Volume

1) Solve the following equations. a) sqrt(x) - 1 = 4 b) sqrt(x^3) = 8 c) third root of x^2 = 4 2) Is sqrt(x^2) an identity (true for all values of x)? Answer: Explain your answer in this space. 3) For the equation x - sqrt(x) = 0, perform the following: a) Solve for all values of x that satisfies the equatio

Slant height of sides of isosceles triangle

Question re slant height of ski lodge roof - isosceles triangle, base is 14 m. Vertical angle is 36 degrees. What would slant height of sides of roof (triangle) be, i.e., side AC or side BC?

Finding the slant height of isosceles triangle

A ski chalet roof is isosceles triangle and has a vertical angle of 36 degrees. Width of base is 14 m. What is the slant height of roof? keywords: hypotenuse, pythagorean, pythagorus, theorem

Conditional inequality in a triangle.

In a triangle ABC, Angles are given in a particular order. Each angle is an acute angle. A number M is defined as Cos(A-B)/2SinA/2SinB/2. Find the minimum value of M.

Geometry Proofs : Triangles, Bisectors and Midpoints

1- Given triangle as shown (infigure 241W) with AF = 1/4 AB, AE = 1/3 and BE Intersect CF = O (BE has ray bar on top and CF has distance bar on top) prove that AO hits BC At its midpoint. 2- Use Ceva's theorem to prove that the internal bisectors of the angles of a triangle are concurrent (cevas theorem: given triangle AB

Internal bisectors and incenter of a triangle

1- Given triangle ABC, prove that an internal bisectors of an angle of a triangle divides the opposite sides (internally) into two segments proportional to the adjacent sides of the triangle. That is prove that DB/DC = AB/AC. (D is the point where e internal bisector of <A meets with BC) 2- Given triangle ABC with in-center

Triangle Word Problems : Finding Perimeter and Area

Caitlyn is a landscaper who is creating a triangular planting garden. The homeowner, Lisa, wants the garden to have two equal sides and contain an angle of 120°. Also, Lisa wants the longest side of the garden to be exactly 6 m. a)How long is the plastic edging that Caitlyn will need to surround the garden? b) What will

Pascal's Triangle

(See attached file for full problem description) --- The question is =========== Let S_(n,0), S_(n,1), and S_(n,2) represent the sums of every third element in the nth row of Pascal's Triangle beginning on the left. For example: Row 5: 1 5 10 10 5 1 So, S_(5,0) = 1 + 10 = 11 S_(5,1) = 5 + 5 = 10 S_(5,2) =

Shortest Path Problem

1 a. Three cities are at the vertices of and equilateral triangle of unit length. Flying Executive Airlines needs to supply connecting services between these three cities. What is the minimum length of the two routes needed to supply the connecting service? 1 b. Now suppose Flying Executive Airlines adds a hub at the "cen

Geometry Application Word Problems

Geometry has many practical applications in everyday life. Estimating heights of objects, finding distances, and calculating areas and volumes are commonplace. One of the most fundamental theorems in geometry, the Pythagorean Theorem, allows us to make many of these calculations. The Pythagorean Theorem states that the square of

Equation of a line Given Two Points and Area of a Triangle

A. Find an equation of a stright line passing through the points with coordinates (-1, 5) and (4, -2), giving your answer in the form ax + by + c = 0 , where a, b and c are integers. b. The line crosses the x-axis at the point A and the y-axis at the point B, and the O is the origin. Find the area of the triangle OAB.


A person who is 6 foot tall walks away from a 40 foot tree towards the tip of the tree's shadow. At a distance of 10 feet from the tree the persons shadow begins to emerge beyond the tree's shadow. How much further must the person walk to completely be out of the tree's shadow?

Volume of a Tetrahedron

Find the volume of a tetrahedron with height h and base area B. Hint: B=(ab/2)sin(theta) Also, please see the attached document for the provided diagram of the tetrahedron.