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Q14 CIRCLES (1)


(A)

Circumference of a circle ; arc of a circle

The diagram shows a circle with centre O. PT, QU, RV and SW are diameter of the circle.

Which of the following minor arcs is the longest ?


A.

TU

C. WP

B.

UV

D.

RS
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The diagram shows a circle with centre O.

Calculate the length, in cm, of the minor arc PQ.

(Use =

A.

22

C.

88

B.

44

D.

176

22
)
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The diagram shows a circle with centre O.

The radius of the circle is 10

1
cm. Calculate the length, in cm, of the minor arc MN.
2

A.

55
2

C.

1155
8

B.

77
2

D.

1617
8

(Use =

22
)
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In the diagram, PQR is an arc of a circle with centre O and PRO is an equilateral triangle.

A.

42

C.

64

B.

63

D.

85

22
)
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(Use =

Calculate the perimeter, in cm, of the whole diagram.

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In the diagram, PSQ is a semicircle of radius 14 cm and PQRST is a rectangle.

Calculate the perimeter, in cm, of the shaded region.


A.

44

C.

100

B.

72

D.

144

(Use =

22
)
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The diagram shows the surface of a table PQRSTU. PQST is a rectangle. PUT and QRS are semicurcles with
centres X and Y respectively.

It is given that PT = 1.4 m and PQ = 3 m. Calculate the perimeter, in m, of the surface of the table.
(Use =

22
)
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A.

10.4

C.

14.8

B.

13.2

D.

17.6
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The diagram shows a square OPQR and an arc RSP with centre O

Calculate the perimeter, in cm, of the whole diagram.


A.

61

C.

47

B.

58

D.

33

[ use =

22
]
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In the diagram, PQR is an arc of a circle with centre O.

The radius of the circle is 14 cm and PT = 2 TS. Calculate the perimeter, in cm, of the whole diagram.
(Use =

22
)
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A.

66

C.

98

B.

94

D.

126
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The diagram shows a circle with centre O. The length of the minor arc PQ is 3.3 cm.

22
)
7

Calculate the radius, in cm, of the circle.

(Use =

A.

2.42

C.

14.85

B.

4.50

D.

29.70
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Diagram (a) is a circle with centre O and a radius of 14 cm. Diagram (b) is a sector of a circle with centre P
and a radius of 70 cm.

It is given that the circumference of the circle in Diagram (a) is equal to the length of arc QRS in Diagram (b).
Calculate the value of x.

(Use =

22
)
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A.

18

C.

70

B.

36

D.

72

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(B)

Area of a circle ; area of sector of a circle

11

The diagram shows a circle with centre O and radius 6 cm.

Calculate the area, in cm2, of the shaded region.


A.

1.8

C.

10.2

B.

5.4

D.

30.6
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The diagram shows two sectors, QSR and UST, with the common centre S. RSU and QST are the straight
lines.

It is given that ST = 2QS. Calculate the area, in cm2, of the sector UST.
A.

11

C.

38.50

B.

19.25

D.

77

(Use =

22
)
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The diagram below consists of four quadrants and a rectangle PQRS. Two of the quadrants have their centre at
Q and another two at R.

The total area, in cm2, of the whole figure is


A.

24 + 2

C.

32 + 4

B.

24 + 8

D.

32 + 16
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In the diagram, POR is the diameter of circle PQR.

Given that PQ = QR and PR = 14 cm. Calculate the area, in cm2, of the shaded region.
A.

56

C.

105

B.

93

D.

142

(Use =

22
)
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The diagram shows two semicircles of equal size which touch each other. They also touch the sides ot the
rectangle, PQRS.

Calculate the area, in cm2, of the shaded region.

(Use =

A.

168

C.

448

B.

176

D.

896

22
)
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The diagram shows two semicircles with centre O. PVOUT is a straight line and PV = VO = OU = UT =
6 cm. Sector POQ, QOR, ROS and SOT are of equal size.

Calculate the area, in cm2, of the shaded region.


A.

18

C.

45

B.

27

D.

72
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In the diagram, PQR is a straight line and PQS is a quadrant of a circle with centre Q.

The area of triangle QRS is 21 cm2. Calculate the area, in cm2, of quadrant PQS.
A.

11

C.

38.50

B.

19.25

D.

154

(Use =

22
)
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70

The diagram shows a circle with centre O.

It is given that the circle has a circumference of 44 cm. Calculate its area, in cm 2.

19

A.

77

C.

231

B.

154

D.

308

(Use =

22
)
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Diagram (a) is a square of length 11cm. Diagram (b) is a circle which is made from the wire. The wire is
equal to the length of wire in diagram (a).

The area of the circle, in cm2, is


22
( Use =
)
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A.

44

C.

121

B.

95

D.

154
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The diagram shows a circle with centre O.

It is given that the area of the shaded region is 1540 cm2, calculate the value of x.

21

A.

70

C.

252

B.

144

D.

308

(Use =

22
)
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Diagram (a) shows a cone with slant height 25 cm. The cone is divided in two equal parts. One part is as
shown in diagram (b).

The area of the shaded region in diagram (b) is 77 cm2. Calculate the height, in cm, of the cone.
A.

11

C.

18

B.

14

D.

24
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