A 12×12 rectangle sits inside a circle with a radius of 8.

What is the area of the shaded region? 
Round your final answer to the nearest hundredth.

Guest Apr 27, 2017

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We have a problem, here.......the diagonal of the  rectangle (actually, a square)  is 16√2  units which is greater than the diameter of the circle = 16 units


So.....the "rectangle" cannot sit inside the circle


Here's a pic :



Which "shaded" area are you referring to ????



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CPhill  Apr 27, 2017

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