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A circle touches two adjacent sides of a square and divide each of the other two sides into 2cm and 23cm. Find the radius of the circle.
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A circle touches two adjacent sides of a square and divide each of the other two sides into 2cm and 23cm. Find the radius of the circle.
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I found this question interesting, I wanted to share it.
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I know the answer, i just wanted others to try it
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jimmyrepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i cant think how to do this at the moment!!
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
A clue  Pythagoras theorem
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jimmyrepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hhmmm  no  but is the angle at center of circle from the tangents = 90  if my memory is correct?
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I didn't understand
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jimmyrepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
 not sure i do either  lol  my brains not working too well today
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I solved this question..
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jimmyrepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well done  must be my age!! give me a little longer
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jimmyrepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
its too long to type here but a got an answer after several application of pythagoras i got radius = 18.1 cm
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No, radius is 17cm
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FoolForMathBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
#1 "A circle touches two adjacent sides of a square" Does this imply tangents?
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Diagram of jimmyrep is right
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FoolForMathBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Do you know the right answer?
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FoolForMathBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Tell us how to solve this.
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1330512768123:dw Then Pythagoras theorem
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jimmyrepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol  its so easy that way  i did it in a much more complicated way which i thought would work. maybe i made an error in the calculation. nicely done abdul
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