### All Pre-Algebra Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #265 : Geometry

Becky's house is surrounded by a circular lake that Becky runs around each day. If Becky wants to figure out the distance she runs around the lake, what formula should Becky use?

**Possible Answers:**

None of the other answers

**Correct answer:**

Becky should use the circumfrence formula to find the distance she runs of a lake.

Correct Answer:

### Example Question #266 : Geometry

What is the circumference of a circle with an area equal to ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Using the area, solve for the radius:

Divide by :

Take the square root:

Plug this radius into the formula for the circumference:

### Example Question #1 : How To Find Circumference

What is the circumference of a circle with a radius equal to ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The circumference can be solved using the following equation:

### Example Question #4 : How To Find Circumference

What is the circumference of a circle with a radius of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The circumference can be solved using the following equation:

Where represents the radius. Therefore, when we substitute our radius in we get:

### Example Question #5 : How To Find Circumference

The perimeter of a given rectangle is equal to the circumference of a given circle. The circle has radius inches; the width of the rectangle is inches. What is the length of the rectangle?

**Possible Answers:**

inches

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inches

**Correct answer:**

inches

The circumference of a circle with radius inches is

inches.

The perimeter of the rectangle is therefore inches. To find its length, substitute and into the equation and solve for :

inches

### Example Question #267 : Geometry

Determine the circumference of the circle if the radius is 20.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for circumference.

Substitute the radius and solve.

### Example Question #1 : Circumference Of A Circle

Given the area of the circle is , what is the circumference of the circle?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for the area of a circle.

Substitute the area.

Write the circumference of the circle.

Substitute the radius.

### Example Question #5 : Perimeter

Find the circumference of a circle with an area of .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the area formula in order to find the radius.

Substitute the area.

Write the circumference formula.

Substitute the radius.

### Example Question #2 : Circumference Of A Circle

Determine the circumference of the circle if the radius is .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for the circumference of a circle.

Substitute the radius into the formula.

### Example Question #3 : Circumference Of A Circle

Find the circumference of a circle with a radius of .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula to find the circumference of a circle.

Substitute the radius.

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