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September 16, 2014

Posted by **Rachel** on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 3:37pm.

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**Reiny**, Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 4:30pmlet the outer segment of the 2nd secant be x

then the inner segment is 28-x

8/6 = x/(28-x)

6x = 224 - 8x

14x = 224

x = 16

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