Area covered by two intersecting circles

Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC (2018) Area covered by two intersecting circles. At Right Angles, 7 (3). pp. 59-62. ISSN 2582-1873

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Websites and focus interest groups are a good source for interesting problems.But it’s rarely that one gets down to solving these; more often they go into a to-do list. We hope that the solution presented here will encourage you to try more of these. Look at the steps of the process: visualisation, definition of the problem, connection to known formulas and then good old mathematical processing. Problem solved! Here is a challenging problem in mensuration. It was posed in the LinkedIn group “Math, Math Education, Math Culture” by one of the members, Robert Lewis.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Intersect, Line, Triangle
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
Full Text Status: Public
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