# figuring out the sum of angles from the addition of geometrical shapes within a circle

if you add a number with another you get the sum of the two.(1+1=2, 2+2=4) right? but if you take a circle and put a horizontal line through it you have 4 angles in it. put another circle with a vertical line through it together with the other you should have a total of 8 angles. you actually have a total of twelve angles within your new circle. and if you do this with a triangle you end up with a total of 42 angles. why is this and is there an equasion to figure it out?

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When I run a line through a circle, I see 8 angles, not 4. – Gerry Myerson Sep 24 '12 at 1:37
contain the line within the circle – Kevin Pack Sep 24 '12 at 2:04
Well, then, if you have two circles, and one line segment contained in each, then you only have 8 angles, not 12. – Gerry Myerson Sep 24 '12 at 4:57
yeah now put them together... if you read the title it clearly states ....WITHIN A CIRCLE – Kevin Pack Sep 25 '12 at 0:32
What do you mean, "put them together"? If I put the new circle inside the old one, the number of angles will depend on where I put it. Does it touch the horizontal line? Does it cross that line? You may find that instead of SHOUTING at the only person to display the least bit of interest in your question you'd be better off giving some thought to its exposition, and to editing it in such a way that someone other than yourself can understand what you are asking. – Gerry Myerson Sep 25 '12 at 1:37