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Exam Questions Circle Theorems Grade B

Geometry

The Winston Churchill School

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1. D ia g ra m N O T a c c u ra te ly d ra w n

P

S

56°

O

Q R P, Q, R and S are points on the circumference of a circle, centre O. PR is a diameter of the circle. Angle PSQ = 56°. (a)

Find the size of angle PQR. Give a reason for your answer.

……………………………° (2)

(b)

Find the size of angle PRQ. Give a reason for your answer.

……………………………° (2)

(c)

Find the size of angle POQ. Give a reason for your answer.

……………………………° (2) (Total 6 marks)


2. S R 123°

D ia g ra m N O T a c c u ra te ly d ra w n O x° Q

P QRS is a straight line. QR and PR are chords of a circle, centre O. Angle PRS = 123°. Angle QOP = x°. Calculate the size of the angle marked x°. Give reasons for your answer.

................................° (Total 3 marks)

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