Q. 43.9( 245 Votes )

Draw a circle and

Answer :

Steps of Construction:
1) Draw a circle with any radius and center O.
2) Choose any point P on the circumference of circle, and draw a line passing through P, Let's name it CD.
3) Draw a line AB parallel to CD, such that AB intersects the circle at two points P and A.
AB and CD are two parallel lines.
AB intersects the circle at exactly two points, P and Q. Therefore, line AB is the secant of this circle.
CD intersects the circle at exactly one point, R, line CD is the tangent to the circle.

Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses