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In geometry, a circular segment (symbol: ⌓) is an area of a circle informally defined as an area which is "cut off" from the rest of the circle by a secant or a chord. The circle segment constitutes the part between the secant and an arc, excluding of the circle's center. Wikipedia

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Segment of Circle:

 

segment
The circular segment is shaded in yellow.
Radius (R): R = h + d
   
Arc Length (L):

\small \bold{\color{blue} L = \frac{\theta}{180^o}\ \pi r}

   
Chord Length (c):

\small \bold{\color{blue} c = 2R \sin \left (\frac {\theta \pi}{360^o} \right)}

   
Height (h):

\small \bold{\color{blue} h = R \left [1 - \cos \left (\frac {\theta \pi}{360^o} \right) \right]}

   
Area (A):

\small \bold{\color{blue} A = \frac {R^2}{2} \left [\frac {\theta \pi}{180^o} - \sin \left (\frac {\theta \pi}{180^o} \right) \right]}

   
Angle (Θ):

\small \bold{\color{blue} \theta = 2 \arccos \left (\frac {d}{R} \right )}

 

\small \theta \ in \ degree.




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