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Posted by **tim** on Monday, February 20, 2012 at 5:52pm.

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**Reiny**, Monday, February 20, 2012 at 7:49pmthe radian angle for 16 minutes

= (16/60)(2π) = 8π/15 radians

arclength = rŲ

= 6(8π/15) = 16π/5 inches or 10.053 inches

or

one circumference = 2π(6) = 12π

so the fraction of rotation = 16/60

distance covered = (16/60)(12π = 16π/5

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