# CBSE Class 10-Mathematics: Chapter –12 Areas Related to Circles Part 5

Get unlimited access to the best preparation resource for CBSE : fully solved questions with step-by-step explanation- practice your way to success.

**Question 5:**

Find the area of a sector of a circle with radius , if angle of the sector is .

**Answer:**

Here, and

Area of sector

**Question 6:**

Find the area of a quadrant of a circle whose circumference is .

**Answer:**

Given,

We know that for quadrant of circle,

Area of quadrant

**Question 7:**

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

**Answer:**

Here, and

Area swept

**Question 8:**

A chord of a circle of radius 10 cm subtends a right angle at the center. Find the area of the corresponding: (i) minor segment, (ii) major segment. (Use )

**Answer:**

(i) Here,

Area of minor sector

Area of

Area of minor segment = Area of minor sector Area of

(ii) For major sector, radius and

Area of major sector

**Question 9:**

A horse is tied to a peg at one corner of a square shaped grass field of side by means of a long rope (see figure). Find:

(i) The area of that part of the field in which the horse can graze.

(ii) The increase in the grazing area if the rope were long instead of .

**Answer:**

(i) Area of quadrant with rope

(ii) Area of quadrant with rope

The increase in grazing area