# Perimeter of the rope

The diagram shows three circular garbage cans, each of diameter 2m. The three cans are touching as shown. Find, in meters, the perimeter of the rope encompassing the three cans.

http://solvemaths.in/perimeter-of-the-rope/Geometry11-12th,High School,UndergraduateThe diagram shows three circular garbage cans, each of diameter 2m. The three cans are touching as shown. Find, in meters, the perimeter of the rope encompassing the three cans.

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a) [pmath 06]2 pi + 6[/pmath]

How did you figured out that angle is exactly 120°?

Hope this diagram helps.

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a) 2Pi+6