## What is the equation for a semicircle?

Function defined by a relation in the form f(x) = √r2–x2 or f(x) = − √r2–x2 where r is the radius of a circle centered on the origin point.

## What is the function for a semi circle?

A semicircle can be used to construct the arithmetic and geometric means of two lengths using straight-edge and compass. For a semicircle with a diameter of a + b, the length of its radius is the arithmetic mean of a and b (since the radius is half of the diameter).

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## How do you find the slope of a semicircle?

Plug in the x and y value of the point on the circle whose slope you wish to find. For example, if you wanted to find the slope at the point (0,4) you would plug 0 in for x and 4 in for y in the equation dy/dx = -2x / (2(y-1)), resulting in (-2_0) / (2_4) = 0, so the slope at that point is zero.

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## Is a semi circle a parabola?

No. A parabola is defined as the locus of a point which moves so that its distances from a fixed point (the focus) and a fixed straight line (the directrix) ar equal. And a semicircle does not satisfy that definition.

## Does a semi circle have vertices?

For example, circles and ovals are made from a single edge with no corners. Since there are no separate edges intersecting, these shapes have no vertices. A semi-circle also has no vertices, because the intersections on the semi-circle are between a curved line and a straight line, instead of two straight lines.

## What is the meaning of semi circle?

more Half a circle (made by a diameter and the connecting arc) Its area is half of a circle’s area: πr2/2. Its perimeter is half of a circle’s perimeter plus the diameter: πr + 2r.

## Does a semi circle have angles?

The angle at the circumference in a semicircle is 90°. Angles in a triangle add up to 180°.

## Is a semi circle a shape?

A closed shape consisting of half a circle and a diameter of that circle*. A semicircle is a half circle, formed by cutting a whole circle along a diameter line, as shown above. Any diameter of a circle cuts it into two equal semicircles. * An alternative definition is that it is an open arc.

## What is πr2?

The area of a circle is given by the formula A=πr2. Where the area A is given by the blue shaded region, r is the radius of the circle, and π≈3.14. Arectangle= base × height =πr×r Here, the area of rectangle is exactly equal to the area of circle, so: Acircle=πr2.

## Does a semi circle have sides?

It is generally accepted that a circle has one side, and sides of a polygon are conected at a ‘joint’ or ‘node’. The number of joints/nodes equals the number of sides of a polygon. Therefore a half circle, with a node at either end of the arc, must, by definition, have two sides.

## What is slope of curve?

The slope of a curve at a point is equal to the slope of the straight line that is tangent to the curve at that point.

## How do I find the slope of the line?

The slope of a line characterizes the direction of a line. To find the slope, you divide the difference of the y-coordinates of 2 points on a line by the difference of the x-coordinates of those same 2 points .

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