Given a square ABCD of sides 10 cm, and using the corners as
centres, construct four quadrants with radius 10 cm each inside the
square. The four arcs intersect at P, Q, R and S. Find the area
enclosed by PQRS.
Diagonals for Area
Stage: 4 Challenge Level:
This only uses the result that the area of a triangle is half
the base times the height but you need to consider different cases
according to whether the quadrilateral is convex or concave.
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