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Problem of the week

The tent shown in the figure (view from above) is 2 m high along its center line and its edges touch the ground.


Determine the length $ x$ of a tent pole, the area $ A$ of the tarpaulin including the ground covered, and the volume $ V$ of the tent.

$ x = $ m
$ A = $ m$ ^2$
$ V = $ m$ ^3$

(The results should be correct to three decimal places.)


[solution to the problem of the previous week]