# Why is a Davis Cup match called a 'rubber'?

According to Bill Kellogg - a committee member on the USA DAVIS CUP- the International Tennis Federation came up with another term to distinguish between a "match between …nations" and the "individual match between the players". The term is a tie. For example USA vs France is a tie. The term "rubber" is taken from other sports like cricket. Also used in Bridge to stand for 2 out of 3 games. Rubber in tennis is the match between players. The dictionary definition says something like this: "a rubber is a deciding contest of 2 opponents who have previously won their same number of contests from each other."

# How big is the circle around the pitching rubber?

The actual pitching rubber is 24 inches by 6 inches. The surrounding mound circle has an 8 foot radius with the center being 18 inches in front of the rubber.

# The distance around a circle is called?

circumference

# What is the distance around a circle called?

The length of the line forming a circle is the circumference. This length is pi times the diameter C = (pi)*D or pi times twice the radius C = 2(pi)r

# The distance around a circle is called the?

circumference

# Distance around a circle is called?

The circumference

# Why are there buttons on the top of cup lids?

I'm pretty sure that it's to mark what type of drink you are drinking. It could be to take the guessing out of what drink is in what cup.

# The length around a circle is called?

The circumference.

# What is a distance around the circle called?

it is circumference

# What is the star with the circle around it called?

It is called the "Pentacle". This symbol is heavenly. It is a star with the star pointed up, inside a circle. On the other hand there is the "Pentagram". This Symbol is Demo…nic. It is a star that has it's point facing down and is inside a circle.

# What is a circle around a planet called?

They are named rings which the most famous ones are located on the planet Saturn.

# Why there are buttons on the top of McDonalds cup lids?

because mdonalds think its neat to put buttns on it

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# What is that circle on the top of the pantheon called?

The Romans. The Pantheon is an example of this.

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# What is the rubber around a wheel called?

... The tire?

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# What is distance around a circle called?

circumference

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# What do you call a distance around a circle?

I believe that the distance around a circle is called the circumference.

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# What is the length around a circle called?

circumrence