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Let the line X-2Y=15 and the circle with equation X^2+Y^2=50 intersect at the points A and B.

Algebraically find the coordinates of A and B using the information given.

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    x=2y+15

    (2y+15)^2 + y^2=50

    expand that out, solve for y. You may have to use the quadratic equation to find the two y solutions. Then put each back into either equation, and find the two x solutions.

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