Thursday

January 29, 2015

January 29, 2015

Posted by **Jimuel** on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:38am.

- Geometry equation of circles -
**Steve**, Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 5:52amthe two lines are 5 apart, so the radius is 5/2, with the center at (7/2,k) so

(x - 7/2)^ + (y-k)^2 = (5/2)^2

The point (2,2) is on the line, so

(2 - 7/2)^2 + (2-k)^2 = (5/2)^2

k = 0 or 4

(x - 7/2)^2 + (y-4)^2 = (5/2)^2

(x - 7/2)^2 + y^2 = (5/2)^2

So, the question is misleading. There are two circles that fit the conditions:

http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=plot+%28x+-+7%2F2%29^2+%2B+%28y-4%29^2+%3D+%285%2F2%29^2%2C+%28x+-+7%2F2%29^2+%2B+y^2+%3D+%285%2F2%29^2+and+x%3D1+and+x%3D6

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Geometry - Within an orthonormal system consider points A(1,4) B(5,1) C(4,8) (a)...

math - can u help this the qustion is : A circle passes through the points (1,4...

steev - can u help this the qustion is : A circle passes through the points (1,4...

Math - This question makes reference to an orthonormal basis (i,j), and an ...

maths - 1) Circle centre (7,-2) passes through (-2,10). Calculate radius and ...

mathematics - The circle x2-2x+y2-4y-4=0 lies on the cartesian plane,question 2....

mathematics - The circle x2-2x+y2-4y-4=0 lies on the cartesian plane,question 2....

mathematics - The circle x2-2x+y2-4y-4=0 lies on the cartesian plane,question 2....

geometry - Two circles of equal radius intersect each other such that each ...

Math 101 - Find the equation for each of the following items below: a. A line ...