Q: What is it which a circle divides into 3 parts?

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Only the diameter can divide the circle in to two equal parts.

A line segment that divides a circle in two is a chord.If the two parts of the circle are equal, the line segment is a diameter.See 'The Parts of the Circle' in Sources and related links, below.

hemisphere

It's a chord, unless the 2 parts are equal, when it becomes a diameter.

The three parts are:the interior of the circle, the points on the circle (points on its circumference) the outside of the circle.

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A circle divides a plane into three parts.

A chord is a straight line within a circle that divides the circle into two parts - these parts are called arcs.The diameter is a chord that runs through the centre of the circle and divides the circle into two equal parts.

A circle divides a plane into three parts.

Only the diameter can divide the circle in to two equal parts.

A line segment that divides a circle in two is a chord.If the two parts of the circle are equal, the line segment is a diameter.See 'The Parts of the Circle' in Sources and related links, below.

diameter

Hemisphere is the right answer

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hemisphere

The diameter of a circle divides it into two halves

It's a chord, unless the 2 parts are equal, when it becomes a diameter.

The three parts are:the interior of the circle, the points on the circle (points on its circumference) the outside of the circle.