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Arcs Examples

Example 1

In the figure below, A and B are on ⊙O and m∠AOB = 38°. Is arc AB a major arc, a minor arc, or a semicircle?

Example 2

What is the circumference of a circle with radius 18 cm?

Example 3

What is the length of an arc with measure 78° and radius 5 m?

Example 4

What is the radius of an arc with measure 90° and length 31 cm?

Example 5

In the figure below, points A, B, and C are on ⊙O, m∠AOB = 80°, and m∠BOC = 120°. What's the measure of arc AC?