# MATHS

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two circles c1 and c2 meet at the points A and B. CD is a common tangent to these circles where C and D lie on the circumference of C1 and C2 respectively. CA is the tangent to c2 at A. When produced DB meets the circumference of C1 at p. Prove that PC is parallel to AD

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