# Tag Archives: radius

## Rolling Wheel

If a wheel completes exactly revolutions while rolling feet, what is the diameter of the wheel? Source: NCTN Mathematics Teacher, September 2006 Solution The above figure shows the ground distance traveled by the rolling wheel of radius feet in revolutions. … Continue reading

## Arc of a Circle

is a diameter of a circle of radius unit. is a chord perpendicular to that cuts at . If the arc is of the circumference of the circle, what is the length of the segment ? Source: NCTM Mathematics Teacher, … Continue reading

## Tangent Circles

Determine the sum of the radii of all circles that pass through the points and [at the same time] and are tangent to the -axis. Source: NCTM Mathematics Teacher, February 2006 SOLUTION Any center of the circles lie on the … Continue reading

## Radius in Circle

In circle , find if and . Source: NCTM Mathematics Teacher SOLUTION Quadrilateral is a rectangle In right triangle Pythagorean theorem Radius because is a radius Answer: