Chris Wrestles With Circles

Topic:
Circle
In the interactive figure below, the polygon has a side length of 1.
  • What does that tell you about the area of the polygon as the number of sides increases?
  • What does that tell you about the area of the circular pieces as the number of sides increases?
In the interactive figure below, the polygon is inscribed in a circle of radius 1.
  • What does that tell you about the area of the polygon as the number of sides increases?
  • What does that tell you about the area of the circular pieces as the number of sides increases?