Explore and apply a formula to find the area of a circle to solve mathematical and real-world problems.
If a 12-inch pizza is cut into 6 equal slices and Mikel ate 2 slices, how many square inches of pizza did he eat?
Instruction focuses on the connection between formulas for the area of a rectangle and the area of a circle.
Clarification 2: Problem types include finding areas of fractional parts of a circle.
Clarification 3: Solutions may be represented in terms of pi (π) or approximately.
Subject Area: Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)
Strand: Geometric Reasoning
Date Adopted or Revised: 08/20
Status: State Board Approved