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September 30th, 2010, 07:52 PM   #1
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Find the angle in degrees corresponding to a circular arc of length 5/6 on the unit circle. Answer in terms of pi.
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In radians, the arc length is the angle, so converting to degrees

5/6 radians = (5/6 radians)[180/(? radians)] = (150/?)
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