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Measuring circles

Students explore the radius, diameter and area of circles and learn how to apply this knowledge to solve problems. (Note: some of the units used are imperial, not metric.)

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Year level(s) Year 7, Year 8
Audience Teacher
Purpose Assessment task
Format Web page
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Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Measurement
Topics Angles and geometric reasoning
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions

Describe the relationship between π and the features of circles including the circumference, radius and diameter


Recognise irrational numbers in applied contexts, including square roots and Π

Numeracy progression Understanding units of measurement (P9)

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