Is it true to say that area of a segment of a circle is less than the area of its corresponding sector? Why? - Mathematics

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Is it true to say that area of a segment of a circle is less than the area of its corresponding sector? Why?

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It is not true because in case of major segment, area is always greater than the area of its corresponding sector. It is true in the case of minor segment.

Therefore, we can conclude that it is not true to say that area of a segment of a circle is less than the area of its corresponding sector.

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Chapter 11: Area Related To Circles - Exercise 11.2 [Page 123]

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NCERT Exemplar Mathematics Class 10
Chapter 11 Area Related To Circles
Exercise 11.2 | Q 4 | Page 123

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