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marco26
 one year ago
6. The tangent and a secant to a circle are from the same external point. If the tangent is 6 inches and the external segment of the secant is 3 inches, compute the length of the secant.
marco26
 one year ago
6. The tangent and a secant to a circle are from the same external point. If the tangent is 6 inches and the external segment of the secant is 3 inches, compute the length of the secant.

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zpupster
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If a secant segment and tangent segment are drawn to a circle from the same external point, the product of the length of the secant segment and its external part equals the square of the length of the tangent segment.dw:1443605150886:dw b*c=a^2 plugging in 3*c=6^2
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