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# Circle

## 1. Draw a circle and inscribe an obtuse

triangle in the circle.

any circle?

## 4. Describe the three possible arcs that

could be found on a circle.

## 6. How many chords on a circle can be a

diameter of the circle?

7. What is a semicircle?

"round".

## 10. If an arc makes a central angle of 109,

is it a major or minor arc? Explain
how you know.

## 12. An isosceles right triangle inscribed in

a circle. If the length of the two equal
and
to form an
sides is 22 cm, find the radius of the
angle of 60 degrees. What is the length
circle.
of
?

## 13. Circles that have same radius are

called ______.
semicircles
conjoint circles
concentric circles
congruent circles

## 14. A ______ is a line that intersects a

given circle in two points.
tangent
chord
secant
diameter

15. What is wrong with the statement: "All 16. Jennifer is working on a sewing
project. She has a circular piece of
fabric, and needs to find the center.
How can she do that?

## 17. How can you illustrate the definition

of a circle?

18.
Can any chord of a circle ever equal

1. In the figure, the radius for P is r and 2. Given circle O with segment AB
tangent to the circle at A. If OA = AB,
the radius for Q is R. Which of the
what kind of triangle is OAB?
following statement is true?

## Circles P and Q have two

common tangents.
PQ = R - r
PQ = R + r
Circles P and Q have four
common tangents.

a scalene triangle
an isosceles right triangle
an equilateral triangle
an equilateral acute triangle
an isosceles obtuse triangle

## 3. The radius of the inscribed circle is 3. If 4.

and
are tangents to circle O. If
the length of the hypotenuse of the right
OA = 30 cm, OP = 15 cm, and m PAQ
triangle ABC is 20, what is the
= 60 , find the area of quadrilateral
perimeter of the triangle?
OPAQ.

5.

,
, and
are tangents to circle 6. If OM = 5 and AB = 20, what is the
O. If PA = 23, find the perimeter of
triangle PRS.

## 1. Regular octagon ABCDEFGH is

inscribed in circle O. Diameter

is

## extended as shown. Find (a) m

m ABF (c) m HJG (d) m K.

(b)

3. Tangent

intercepts circle O at B.

Chord
is drawn. If m
find m CBD.

## 2. A, B, C, D, E, and F are points on a

circle. If m AEC = 73 and m ECD =
40 , what is the value of y - x?

4. In circle O, diameter

= 58 ,

and chord
are all drawn. If m
AOC = 50 , find m OCB.

## 5. Congruent inscribed angles always

intercept congruent arcs.

6.

In circle O, chords
at E. m

False
True

7. Tangents

and

intersect

= 63 and m CEB = 83 .

and

and

are drawn to

242 , find m C.

## 8. How is it possible for a huge circle and

a tiny circle to each have the same
is
number of degrees?

## 9. What is the relationship between a

central angle and an angle inscribed in
the same arc?

10.

In circle O, secant

and chord

intersect. If m
= 186 and m
47 , find m CBD.

11. There is no rule for an angle formed by 12. The measure of a minor arc is defined
a secant and a chord. How do you find

its measure?

## to be the measure of its ______.

2.

Given:

Given: Diameter

, B is the midpoint of

Prove:

3.

Prove:

Given:

ACB

AOD

4.
Given:
Prove:

DBC

Prove:

## circle in two points.

______.

chord
tangent
diameter
secant
3. How many common tangents can be
drawn to the two circles?

an equilateral triangle
an acute triangle
a right triangle
an obtuse triangle
4.

## P and Q have radii 9 and 11. Given

the distance between the center of the
circles P and Q is 10, find the length of
the common chord

0
3
4
1
2
5. Amber is working on a sewing project. 6.
In circle O, chords
and
intersect
She has a circular piece of fabric, and
at E. If m
= (7x - 117) , m
=
needs to find the center. How can she do
(4x - 92) , and m CEB = 114 , find
that?
the value of x

7. How can you illustrate the definition of 8. Can any chord of a circle ever equal the
a circle?

9.

P and Q are congruent circles that 10. Explain the difference between a line
segment containing the center of a
intersect at C and D. What kind of
circle with endpoints on the circle and