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  • 5 years ago

If a central angle of measure 30° is subtended by a circular arc of length 6 meters, as is illustrated below, how many meters in length is the radius of the circle? How do you do this?

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    the diagram ?

  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    no i got it circumference is calculated using the formula \[( \theta \div 360 ) \times 2 \pi \times radius\]

  3. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    s = (a) r r = s/(a) right?

  4. anonymous
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    1 / 12 of 2 pi * r = 6 1/6 * pi *r = 6 pi * r = 36 r = 36 / pi r = 11.45 ( approx - taking pi as 3.142 )

  5. amistre64
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    6 ----- = 36/pi = .... yeah pi/6

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