# CBSE Class 10-Mathematics: Chapter – 12 Areas Related to Circles Part 20 (For CBSE, ICSE, IAS, NET, NRA 2022)

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**Question 14**:

A chord of a circle of radius subtends an angle of at the centre. Find the area of the corresponding minor and major segments of the circle. (use) )

**Answer**:

We know that area of minor segment

Area of minor sector OAB – area of

Again, area of major segment Area of the circle – area of minor segment

**Question 15**:

Find the area of the shaded region of the two concentric circles with center O and radii and respectively and .

**Answer**:

Area of the shaded region

area of sector area of sector OBD

**Question 16**:

From each corner of a square of side , a quadrant of a circle of radius is cut and also a circle of diameter is cut as shown in the figure. Find the area of the remaining portion of the square.

**Answer**:

Area of the shaded region Area of square (area of quadrant of acircle with radius 1)

**Question 17**:

The length of the minute hand of clock is . Find the area swept by the minute hand is minutes.

**Answer**:

Angle covered by minute hand in minutes

Angle covered in 1 minute

Angle covered in 5 minute

We know that area swept by the minute hand during this period

Area of the sector with sector angle