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anonymous
 2 years ago
Circles A and B have radii 5 and 7 respectively, and the distance between their centers A and B is 5. If the two circles intersect at points M and N, MN = a sqrtof 6. What is a+b?
anonymous
 2 years ago
Circles A and B have radii 5 and 7 respectively, and the distance between their centers A and B is 5. If the two circles intersect at points M and N, MN = a sqrtof 6. What is a+b?

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anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I can draw it or visualize, but then i got stucked up in the diagonals thingy, in which I know there is a way in finding it.. i just want an assistance. Please helpppp

shrutipande9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1can i ask u 1 thing...wat is exactly a and b?

Jack1
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@kmeds16 can u upload a pic of the problem?

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shrutipande9 the measure of MN is

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shrutipande9 is a square root of b. and if u add and b, it will result to 10

shrutipande9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1MN is sqr rt of b or 6?

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a sqrt of b = MN a + b = 10 the distance between the centers: 6

shrutipande9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ohhh..now i get it...wait

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shrutipande9 i drew it and will attach the file. from the way i understood it

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shrutipande9 i understood it like this (file). Red line = MN. Green line = 6.

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shrutipande9 so it will result looking like a kite right? in which we have 6 as diagonal1 and the diagonal2 is missing. I am confused on how to find the other diagonal, there is a propery of something for this

shrutipande9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ya u r right wid d diag...i m just tryin 2 remember d formula....:P

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0as what i can remember also, are of the kite = d1d2 divide by 2

shrutipande9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but for this to be a kite the diagonals need 2 be perpendicular bisectors....and we cannot just deduce it from that...

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is perpendicular =))

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is really perpendicular XD from what we can see, because of theintersection of the two circles

shrutipande9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no..we cannot deduce it just by seeing...wait ill get u a better helper...:P @divu.mkr

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shrutipande9 ahhh ye right i get it, so, how can we get the other diagonal?? i have the answer here, it is 10

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well they are perpendicular...you need not to derive it just remember it

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@divu.mkr YEAHHHH =)))

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1390642954599:dw

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@divu.mkr dw:1390642954599:dw?? =))

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its looking perfect in my browser... :D

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lemme get a snap of it

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0huhu it doesnt on mine :*(

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i can only see dw:1390642954599:dw huhuhuhuhu

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@divu.mkr i have a question

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how can you find the other diagonal, given diagonal 1 and all the sides??

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Am I missing something? Is the attached graph accurate?

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ya it is, wait, i will attach something regarding to my question

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I understood inside details (i removed the circle) like this: @eliassaab. i know that it has something to do with kites and diagonals and properties and etc etc but i am rly confused.

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@eliassaab i have to find MN, the red line. The answer is in the form of MN = a sqrtof b and a + b = 10

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@eliassaab heyyy =)))

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What is the relation between your original question and this graph?

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0But the distance between the centers of the two circles is not 5. Your original question is not 100% correct. This one is different.

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@eliassaab oh my god i am so sorry,the original is 6. i am very sorry

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Circles A and B have radii 5 and 7 respectively, and the distance between their centers A and B is 6. If the two circles intersect at points M and N, MN = a sqrtof b. What is a+b? ORIGINAL QUESTION. @eliassaab sorry! hahaha

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@eliassaab heyyy =)))

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I will do it for you after lunch.

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@eliassaab ahm okay =)) I will wait for your reply! :D i will really do :)

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Here is a quick solution

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@eliassaab ahh! Ok i get it! Thank you!! :)
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