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  • 3 years ago

Area of minor segment?

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  1. apple_pi
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1344946555381:dw| if the radius = r and height of the minor segment is h What is the area of the minor segment in terms of r and h

  2. myko
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    maybe: \[h/r=area/(1/2 \pi r ^{2}) \rightarrow area =1/2 \pi r h\]

  3. apple_pi
    • 3 years ago
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    oh, so if h = r, it should give us 1/(2pi*r^2) which is half area of circle. Thanks!

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