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    Major Axis (a) :

    Minor Axis (b) :

    Area :

    Circumference :

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    Ellipse Area & Circumference Calculator's ellipse calculator is an online basic geometry tool to calculate the area & circumference of an ellipse shape, in both US customary & metric (SI) units.

    Steps to Find Area & Circumference of a Ellipse

    The step by step workout for how to find what is the area and circumference of a ellipse. Students may use this ellipse calculator to generate work with steps for any other similar input values.Workout :
    step1 Address the formula, input parameters and values
    Majaor Axis a = 5 in
    Minor Axis b = 10 in
    Area of Ellipse A = πab
    Circumference P = 2πa² + b²/2

    step 2 Apply the values in area formula
    Area = π x 5 x 10 in²
    = 3.14159265 x 5 x 10 in²
    Area = 157.0796 in²

    step 3 Apply a and b values in cicumference formula
    Circumference P = 2π(5² + 10²) in²/2

    = 2π (25 + 100) in²/2

    = 2π (125) in²/2

    = 2 x π x √(62.5) in²

    = 2 x 3.14159265 x 7.9057 in
    Cicumference = 49.6729 in

    Ellipse & Formulas

    Ellipse is a two dimensional plane or geometric shape represents a regular oval shape. A surface of unparalleled axis (not vertical) cross section of cylinder is also an ellipse shape. K-12 students may refer the below formulas to know what are all the input parameters are being used to find the area & perimeter of an ellipse.

    ellipse formulas to calculate area & circumference
    Ellipse formulas to calculate area & circumference

    Problems on Finding Area & Perimeter of Ellipse

    Below are the practice problems for grade school students, on finding what is the area and circumference of ellipse. By click on the corresponding problem shows the step-by-step calculation or work with steps for how to find the such values of an ellipse mathematically. For any other similar values, use this ellipse calculator to verify the results. Calculators