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4 items are filed under this topic.    Page1/1            Diameter of an octagon 2007-08-07 From Bree:I am trying to find the diameter of a octagon with 20' sides . What formula do I use?Answered by Stephen La Rocque.     Using the Pythagorean Theorem 2007-06-18 From cynthia:Hi, If I have a question with a right triangle and it asks.... If ABC is say 400 miles. How much shorter will the miles be if I travel from BC? I don't exactly remember the question but, I would I solve a problem similiar to this one?Answered by Stephen La Rocque.     Angles of depression 2007-06-13 From Phonda:The pilot of a small private plane can look forward and see the control tower for a small airstrip. Beyond that is a large factory that is 3 milies from the airstrip. The angles of depression are 12.5 degrees and 4.8 degrees respectively. Find the airplane's altitude, to the nearest ten feet.Answered by Stephen La Rocque.     The area of a pyramid 2007-04-28 From Alexander:Total area of the plate required to fabricate a vessel(pyramid) the base is 0.6mx0.6m and height of 1.0m.Answered by Stephen La Rocque.      Page1/1    Math Central is supported by the University of Regina and The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.    about math central :: site map :: links :: notre site français