## Consider two circular swimming pools. Pool A has a radius of 16 feet, and Pool B has a diameter of 9.94 meters. Complete the description for

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Consider two circular swimming pools. Pool A has a radius of 16 feet, and Pool B has a diameter of 9.94 meters. Complete the description for which pool has a greater circumference. Round to the nearest hundredth for each circumference. 1 foot ≈ 0.305 meters

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Answer:Pool B has the greater circumference.

Step-by-step explanation:Pool A has a radius of 16 feet, and Pool B has a diameter of 9.94 meters.

We want to see which pool has a greater circumference.

The circumference of a circle is

the distance around a circle or the total length of a circle,and it is given as:where r = radius of the circle

So that our comparison can be accurate,

let us put the dimensions of both pools in a single unit, metre.The radius of pool A is 16 feet.

1 foot = 0.305 metres

16 feet = 4.88 metres

The radius of pool A in metres is 4.88 metres

CIRCUMFERENCE OF POOL ACIRCUMFERENCE OF POOL BAs we can see,

pool B has the greater circumference.