Find the radius and diameter when given the area

In this lesson, we will learn how to find the radius or diameter of a circle when given the area. This lesson will involve rearranging the formula for the area of a circle.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Find the area of the circle in terms of π.

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Q2.Find the area of the circle to three significant figures.

2/4

Q3.Find the area of the circle to 3 significant figures.

3/4

Q4.Find the area in terms of π.

4/4

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Find the area of the circle in terms of π.

1/4

Q2.Find the area of the circle to three significant figures.

2/4

Q3.Find the area of the circle to 3 significant figures.

3/4

Q4.Find the area in terms of π.

4/4

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Quiz:

Find the Radius and Diameter when given the Area

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is missing from this rearranged formula?

1/4

Q2.What will this formula find?

2/4

Q3.Find the radius of this circle to three significant figures.

3/4

Q4.The area of a circle is 20 cm squared. What is the diameter to 3 significant figures?

4/4

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
Quiz:

Find the Radius and Diameter when given the Area

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is missing from this rearranged formula?

1/4

Q2.What will this formula find?

2/4

Q3.Find the radius of this circle to three significant figures.

3/4

Q4.The area of a circle is 20 cm squared. What is the diameter to 3 significant figures?

4/4

Lesson summary: Find the radius and diameter when given the area

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