# Angles in circles word problems

CCSS Math: 4.MD.C.5b
Practice word problems that involve thinking about angles as part of a circle.

## Problem 1: Caterpillar

A caterpillar stands on her head.
How many degrees does the caterpillar need to turn to be upright?
$^\circ$

## Problem 2: Oven

If Arianna turns the stove dial $135^\circ$ to the right, what setting will the dial be on?

## Problem 3: Directions

Melissa walks $3$ blocks south. Then she turns $45^\circ$ right (clockwise) and walks $1$ block.
What direction does Melissa end up facing?
A pizza is cut into $6$ equal slices.
How many $1^\circ$ turns does it take to make $1$ slice of pizza?
How many degrees does the hour hand on a clock turn between $7{:}00$ AM to $10{:}00$ AM?
$^\circ$