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A point in the figure is selected at random. Find the probability that the point will be in the shaded region.
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https://pwnd9373ndscholarshipccl.gradpoint.com/Resource/630568,72F,0,0,0,0,0/Assets/testitemimages/geometry_b/area/mc1291.jpg A point in the figure is selected at random. Find the probability that the point will be in the shaded region.

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domu
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Assume the square has side lengths = 1 so that the area of the square is 1, then the half circles have diameter = 1 (i.e. radius =1/2). Calculate the area of the circle and divide it by the area of the square.

dayday2013
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but i dont know the area of the square @domu

domu
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That's fine, all we need is the proportion of the circle compared to the square. So it doesn't matter which length you pick for the side of square. I.e. we can just assume the length of each side of the square = 1.

dayday2013
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok this problem is very hard for me

domu
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What's the formula for the area of a circle?

chhanndresh
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Probability will be pi/4
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