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10-55.

Use the sectors in circles

What is the ratio of the arc length to the radius of circle

? Leave your answer in terms of .The arc length is

. What is the ratio of the arc length to the radius of circle

? You can use the same method as in part (a).

As in part (a), the ratio is

. The ratio of the arc length to the radius of a circle is called a radian. Why will all sectors with a central angle of

have the same radian measure? Answers may vary. Example: The circles are similar.