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# Area of a leaf inside a square

• Last Updated : 06 Jun, 2021

Given an integer a as the side of the square ABCD. The task is to find the area of the leaf AECFA inside the square as shown below:

Examples:

Input: a = 7
Output: 28

Input: a = 21
Output: 252

Approach: To calculate the area of the leaf, first find the area of the half leaf AECA, which can be given as:

Area of half leaf = Area of quadrant AECDA – Area of right triangle ACD
Thus, Area of half leaf = ( PI * a * a / 4 ) – a * a / 2 where PI = 22 / 7 and a is the side of the square.
Hence, the area of full leaf will be ( PI * a * a / 2 ) – a * a
On taking a * a common we get, Area of leaf = a * a ( PI / 2 – 1 )

Below is the implementation of the above approach:

## C

 // C program to find the area of// leaf inside a square#include #define PI 3.14159265 // Function to find area of// leaffloat area_leaf(float a){    return (a * a * (PI / 2 - 1));} // Driver codeint main(){    float a = 7;    printf("%f",           area_leaf(a));    return 0;}

## Java

 // Java code to find the area of// leaf inside a squareimport java.lang.*; class GFG {     static double PI = 3.14159265;     // Function to find the area of    // leaf    public static double area_leaf(double a)    {        return (a * a * (PI / 2 - 1));    }     // Driver code    public static void main(String[] args)    {        double a = 7;        System.out.println(area_leaf(a));    }}

## Python3

 # Python3 code to find the area of leaf# inside a squarePI = 3.14159265     # Function to find the area of# leafdef area_leaf( a ):    return ( a * a * ( PI / 2 - 1 ) )     # Driver codea = 7print(area_leaf( a ))

## C#

 // C# code to find the area of// leaf// inside squareusing System; class GFG {    static double PI = 3.14159265;     // Function to find the area of    // leaf    public static double area_leaf(double a)    {        return (a * a * (PI / 2 - 1));    }     // Driver code    public static void Main()    {        double a = 7;        Console.Write(area_leaf(a));    }}



## Javascript


Output:
28

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