Parts of Circles
This applet shows the names, meanings and relationships of different parts of a circle
Author and programmer: Ron Barrow
UK Years 5-8, KS2, KS3, Shape and SpaceTweet
How to Use this Applet
This applet is designed to inform you of the words used to describe the different parts of a circle. Checking the boxes on the right will display the circle parts. On the circle you can move the three points around by clicking them and dragging them with your mouse. Investigate by playing around, and learn the meanings of these important words.