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Degree (angle)

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A degree usually denoted by ° (the degree symbol), is a measurement of plane angle, ... The division of the circle into 360 parts also occurred in ancient India, as ... For many practical purpo...

How Many Degrees Are in a Circle? | Wonderopolis

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Jan 8, 2013 ... One other interesting aspect of circles is that every circle can be divided into 360 units called degrees. So, if you turn around in a full circle, you ...

Degrees (Angles) - Math is Fun

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There are 360 degrees in one Full Rotation (one complete circle around). ... ( Note: "Degrees" can also mean Temperature, but here we are talking about Angles) ...

How many degrees are in a circle? | Yahoo Answers

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Feb 22, 2007 ... There are 180 degrees in a circle because the sum of it s interior angles add up to 179.9... (180) degrees. Although a semi circle has 180 ...

How many degrees are in a circle? - Ask.com

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There are exactly 360 degrees in any circle. A circle is a two dimensional shape that consists of a consistently curved line that continues until it meets...

The Math Dude : Why Does a Circle Have 360 Degrees? :: Quick ...

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Jun 19, 2015 ... Where do the 360 degrees of a circle come from? When did this way .... Polygon Puzzle: How Many Degrees Are in a Polygon? The Math Dude.

soft question - Why is a full circle 360° degrees? - Mathematics ...

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Mar 25, 2013 ... What's the reason we agreed to setting the number of degrees of a full circle to 360? Does that make any more sense than 100, 1000 or any ...

Circle graphs (Pre-Algebra, Introducing geometry) – Mathplanet

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The arcs of a circle graph are proportional to how many percent of ... To find out the number of degrees for each arc or section in the graph we multiply the ...

Why does the circle have 360 degrees? Does it have anything to do ...

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Historically, who decided that circle should have 360 degrees and why? UpdateCancel ... How many ways/viewpoints are there to look at somethin... Is there ...

The wedges in a circle graph - Math Central

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The circle graph below gives the results of the survey for the students who responded. What is the measure, in degrees, of the central angle for each choice ?

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Degree/Radian Circle

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We learn early in childhood that there are 360 degrees in a circle, that there are ... The reason for this is that so many formulas become much easier to write and ...

Hamilton - Math To Build On: Degrees: Circles, Squares...

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You already know that a circle has 360° . Circles can be divided into different sectors: a half circle or semi-circle has 180° , a quarter circle has 90° , and an ...

Degrees in a Circle - Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math

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Why does a circle measure 360 degrees - is there a special reason ... They then asked how many little 1 cm pieces of string fit around the circle, ...