Intercepted Arc

Pronunciation: /ˈɪn tərˌsɛpt id ɑrk/ Explain

An intercepted arc is a portion of a circle between to sides of an angle whose vertex is on the boundary or in the interior of the circle.

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Under what condition is the length of the intercepted arc zero?
Manipulative 1 - Intercepted Arc Created with GeoGebra.

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  • McAdams, David E.. Arc. allmathwords.org. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. 7/30/2018. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/a/arc.html.

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McAdams, David E. Intercepted Arc. 8/7/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/i/interceptedarc.html.

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8/6/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)
7/18/2018: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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