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Homework Help: Geometry

Posted by Carolina on Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 9:01am.

Two secants are drawn to a circle from an external point. The external secant length on the first secant is 12 and the internal segment length is 3x +1. The external secant length on the second secant is 15 and the two internal segment length is 3x-1. Solve for (x) to determine the lengths of the two internal segments of the secants.

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