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Topic: 3 Points On A Circle
Replies: 2   Last Post: Feb 21, 2007 11:56 PM

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 Saul Posts: 2 Registered: 12/23/06
3 Points On A Circle
Posted: Dec 23, 2006 5:58 PM

To start with, this is my first post, I'm new here, and I have no idea if this is in the correct place. I'm 17, and a sophmore in college (community college of denver). Just a simple question that has been racking my brain because I seem to have forgotten how to do this.

You have a circle and 3 points lie on the circumfrence. If you draw a triangle between the 3 points the lengths of the legs are 5.25", 4.625", and 4.3125" respectively. What is the diameter of the circle??

I know that I should know this I just don't remember it. Any help is appreciated. Thank you in advance.

-Saul

Date Subject Author
12/23/06 Saul
12/26/06 Avni Pllana
2/21/07 Alexander Bogomolny