# A telescopehas a lens with a diameter of 102 cm what is thec distance around lens???

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by AlyanaMikaella

2015-03-22T10:22:54+08:00

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Take note that the problem has the statement "the distance around the lens" since lens are usually circular, then the question is finding the PERIMETER of the lens.

Given:

- the lens is a circle                       (we will use 3.1416 as the pi)

- the diameter of the lens is 102 cm

Required:

- the distance around the lens or the perimeter of the lens

Operation:

Multiplication

Mathematical Sentence:

Perimeter of circle = dπ = 102 cm (3.1416)

Solution:

102 cm (3.1416)

= 320 . 44 cm (rounded to 2 decimal places

Answer: The distance around the lens is 320.44 cm rounded to 2 decimal places.