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Your town is building a circular ice rink with a diameter of 100 feet. Around the ice rink will be a walkway that is 10 feet wide. What is the approximate area of the walkway?

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  • Math -

    Just subtract the inner circle (the ice) from the whole area (including the walk)

    pi(55^2 - 50^2)

  • Math -

    Your town is building a circular ice rink with a diameter of 100 feet. Around the ice rink will be a walkway that is 10 feet wide. What is the approximate area of the walkway?

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    3,500

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    Three of these methods give the correct area of the figure. Which method does NOT?

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    I verify emma's answer. It is 3,500.

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