SAT - Math p0108.n14.

geometry

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SYLVAN SAT MATH (circa 2006) GEOMETRY, p108, #14
Edward Bujak
14. In the circle below with center O, the area of the shaded region is

3 of the area of the entire circle. 20 Chord AC passes through O. What is the measure of arc ADB in degrees?

SAT - Math p0108.n14.geometry

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The angle, arc length, and area of a circle all have the same ratio to the total degree measure, part circumference, and area of the circle, respectively. Think of . whole

mAOB length of arc ADB area of sector AOB = = 360° circumference of circle area of circle
Set up a proportion: length of arc ADB area of sector AOB = circumference of circle area of circle x 7  360 20 20 x  2520 x  126 OR mBOC area of sector BOC = 360° area of circle x 3  360 20 20 x  1080 x  54 180  54  126

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