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crystal1
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Which statement best describes a chord of a circle?
It is a line that touches only one point on the circle.
It is a segment drawn from a point on the circle to the center of the circle.
It is a segment that connects two distinct points on a circle.
It is a line drawn always through the center of the circle.
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crystal1 Group Title
Which statement best describes a chord of a circle? It is a line that touches only one point on the circle. It is a segment drawn from a point on the circle to the center of the circle. It is a segment that connects two distinct points on a circle. It is a line drawn always through the center of the circle.
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lvilceus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
a line drawn to through the center
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lvilceus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
A chord is a lot like a secant, but where the secant is a line stretching to infinity in both directions, a chord is a line segment that only covers the part inside the circle. A chord that passes through the center of the circle is also a diameter of the circle.
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dape Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No, a chord is just any line segment joining two points of a curve, it doesn't have to go through the center. So the 3rd alternative is the right one.
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psi9epsilon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@lvilceus Chord is not necessarily a line or segment through the centre and not necessarily connected with secant dw:1348085728111:dw
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psi9epsilon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
answer to this question is option C or # 3
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crystal1 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thnk you so much guys
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