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Using the properties of a circle to solve problems
This resource describes how to use the formulas for the circumference and area of a circle to find the circumference, diameter or area. (Note: all measurement are in imperial units and would have to be changed to metric when presenting to students.)
|Year level(s)||Year 7|
|Purpose||Content knowledge, Teaching resource|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Explicit teaching|
|Keywords||Circle, Circumference, Pi, Area, Diameter, Radius|
|Curriculum connections||Critical and creative thinking, Numeracy|
|Strand and focus||Space|
|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
Understanding units of measurement (P9)
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