How to draw and fill the shaded region of the disk in Inkscape as shown in the image below? enter image description here

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  1. Draw an ellipse, and duplicate it using Ctrl+D

  2. Move it above the lower one (you can nudge it with the up arrow key on your keyboard)

  3. With snapping enabled, draw a rectangle to intersect with the two ellipses (see example below)

  4. With the select tool S hold down Shift and also select the bottom ellipse

  5. Do Path > Union or use the shortcut Ctrl++, and set the fill to grey

  6. Select the top ellipse and set the fill to white

Example showing steps 3 to 6

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