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Inscribed and Central Angles in a Circle

Published on 09/07/2009

Activity Overview

This activity explores the relationship between inscribed angles subtended by the same minor arc. The second problem explores the relationship between inscribed angles and central angles subtended by the same minor arc.

Before the Activity

Download the file Inscribed and Central Angles.tns to student Nspire handhelds.

During the Activity

The teacher may lead the activity or the students may work in pairs.

After the Activity

Review the circle theorems and reteach as necessary.