# Two secant segments are drawn to a circle from a point outside the circle. The external segment of the first secant segment is 8 centimeters and its internal segment is 6 centimeters. If the entire length of the second secant

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1. ### math

Two secant segments are drawn to a circle from a point outside the circle. The external segment of the first secant segment is 8 centimeters and its internal segment is 6 centimeters. If the entire length of the second secant segment is 28 scentimeters, what is the length of ...
2. ### geometry

Two secant segments are drawn to a circle from a point outside the circle. The external segment of the first secant segment is 8 centimeters and its internal segment is 6 centimeters. If the entire length of the second secant segment is 28 centimeters, what is the length of ...
3. ### geometry

Two secant segments are drawn to a circle from a point outside the circle. The external segment of the first secant segment is 8 centimeters and its internal segment is 6 centimeters. If the entire length of the second secant segment is 28 centimeters, what is the length of ...
4. ### Geometry

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 ...
5. ### Geometry

If a tangent segment and a secant segment are drawn to a circle from the same point, the external part of the secant segment is longer than the tangent segment. True or False?
6. ### geometry

which of the following is a step in constructing an inscribed square using technology? a)construct segment db, segment, bc, segment ce, segment eg, segment gi, and segment id. b)identify the points of intersection between circle a and circle g. c) draw segments br, rs, and sb...
7. ### Geometry

PLease check my answer. Which of these is a step in constructing an inscribed circle using technology? A. Construct segment DB, segment CE, segment GI, and segment ID. B. Create circle A with point B on the original circle. *** C. Create circle E which passes through points A ...
8. ### Geometry-properties of tangents of a circle

Circle L has segment LJ and segment LK as radii. Those 2 segments are perpendicular. Segment KM and segment JM are tangent to circle L. Is triangle JLM congruent to triangle KLM? Please explain.

Which of these is a step in constructing an inscribed square using technology? Construct segment DB, segment CE, segment EG, segment GI, and segment ID. Draw segments BR, RS, and SB Identify the points of intersection between circle A and circle G Mark the points of ...
10. ### Geometry

Theorem: A line parallel to one side of a triangle divides the other two proportionately. In the figure below, segment DE is parallel to segment BC and segment EF is parallel to AB: The figure shows triangle ABC with segments DE and DF. Point D is on side AB, point E is on ...
11. ### Congruence-creating a triangle

Three segments are given. I need to draw one segment with the same length as any one of the given segments. Then take the measure of another given segment with my compass and draw a cirlce of that radius from the endpoint of my first segment. The question is: 1. What is true ...
12. ### math

A circle is divided into four segments from the center of the circle. One segment is x degree and each of the other three segments increases by 20 degree from the previous segment. What is the value of the largest segment? a. 60 degree b. 80 degree c. 100 degree d. 120 degree ...
13. ### GEOMETRY INSCRIBED ANGLES MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTION

segment BC is tangent to circle A at B and to circle D at C. (Not drawn to scale) AB=10 BC=25 and DC=3. Find AD to the nearest tenth. Hint: Draw an auxiliary line from D to segment BA. {There are two circles, the larger one has point A in the center and a dotted line going up ...
14. ### Geometry

Prove that the tangents to a circle at the endpoints of a diameter are parallel. State what is given, what is to be proved, and your plan of proof. Then write a two-column proof. Hint draw a DIAGRAM with the points labeled. Can some one please check for me Given : ...
15. ### geometry

What is scale factor for the dilation of segment AB into segment CD? Draw the dilation of segment AB with scale factor 2/3 and label it segment EF. The figure is 2 || segments with point A(3, -3) with B(6,3). Other segment is C(4,-4) with D(8,4). Cant seem to get it figured ...
16. ### Geometry

Two secants of a circle meet in a point out side to the circle. One Secant has 4 and x. The other Secant is 5 and 4. What will be x?
17. ### Geometry

Express answer in exact form. Find the area of the larger segment whose chord is 8" long in a circle with an 8" radius. (Hint: A chord divides a circle into two segments. In problem 1, you found the area of the smaller segment.) I've no idea how to do this, please help me out ...
18. ### geometry

The perimeter of parallelogram CDEF is 54 centimeters. Find the length of segment FC if segment DE is 5 centimeters longer than segment EF. (Hint: Sketch and label a diagram first.) a)14 b)44 c)16 d)11
19. ### MATH

1. The circle graph represents a family’s monthly budget. If the total monthly budget is \$5,000, how much does the family spend on items other than food and housing? circle graph (1 point) \$1,000\$1,500\$3,500\$2,500 The following table gives the percentage of sixth grade ...
20. ### mATH

MY ANSWER RECORDED BELOW 1. The circle graph represents a family’s monthly budget. If the total monthly budget is \$5,000, how much does the family spend on items other than food and housing? circle graph (1 point) \$1,000\$1,500\$3,500\$2,500 The following table gives the ...
21. ### geometry

A segment 12" long is divided into two segments having lengths in the ratio of 2:3. Find the length of each segment. (Hint: Let 2x and 3x represent the length of the parts.) x = ? segment 1 = (2x) = ? inches segment 2 = (3x) = ? inches
22. ### geometry

In triangle abc, point B is on segment ab, and point E is on segment bc such that segment de is parallel to segment ac if db=2, da=7, de=3, what is the length of segment ac?
23. ### Geometry

Use the given plan to write a two-column proof of the Symmetric Property of Congruence. Given: segment AB ≅ segment EF Prove: segment EF ≅ segment AB Plan: Use the definition of congruent segments to write segment AB ≅ segment EF as a statement of equality. ...
24. ### math

You want to construct a segment XY-segment congruent to segment AB-segment. Which step is NOT part of the construction? A. construct a ray with endpoint X B. use a ruler to measure the length of AB-segment C. put the point of your compass on point A D. all of these I don't ...
25. ### geometry

Given Circle D, if AC = 16 units, then what is the length of CB? A circle is drawn with center D. Two radii are drawn, AD and DC. Segment AC is drawn with a perpendicular, DB.
26. ### Geometry

In the figure, square WXYZ has a diagonal of 12 units. Point A is a midpoint of segment WX, segment AB is perpendicular to segment AC and AB = AC. What is the length of segment BC?
27. ### Math

1)Let AB be the directed line segment beginning at point A(1 , 1) and ending at point B(-4 , 6). Find the point P on the line segment that partitions the line segment into the segments AP and PB at a ratio of 5:1. A)(-3 1/6,5 1/6) B)(1/6,1 5/6) <---- C)(-3 4/5,31) D)(-2 1/6...
28. ### math

Line segment segment CD has a slope of negative start fraction two over three end fraction and contains point C(−3, −6). What is the y-coordinate of point Q(−1, y) if segment QC is perpendicular to line segment segment CD question mark
29. ### maths -circle

A chord of length 10 cm divides a circle of radius 5root2 cm in two segments. find the area of minor segment.
30. ### maths

ABC is the segment of a circle with center O. This segment is enclosed in a rectangle APQC. Given that AC = 32 cm and AP = 8 cm, calculate; (a) The radius of the circle. (b) The angle AOC in both degrees and radians. (c) The area of the shaded region.
31. ### geometry

a line segment is divided into two segments that are in a ratio 4 to 7. the measure of one segment is 15 inches longer than the measure of the other. Find the measure of each segment.
32. ### geometry

a line segment is divided into two segments that are in a ratio 4 to 7. the measure of one segment is 15 inches longer than the measure of the other. Find the measure of each segment.
33. ### Geometry

a line segment is divided into two segments that are in a ratio 4 to 7. the measure of one segment is 15 inches longer than the measure of the other. Find the measure of each segment.
34. ### Geometry

a line segment is divided into two segments that are in a ratio 4 to 7. the measure of one segment is 15 inches longer than the measure of the other. Find the measure of each segment.
35. ### Math

A 24-cm segment is divided into two segments. One segment is three times as long as the other. Find the lenghts of both segments.
36. ### Maths

ABC is the segment of a circle with center O. This segment is enclosed in a rectangle APQC. Given that AC=32cm and AP = 8 cm, calculate; (a) The radius of the circle. (b) The angle of AOC in both degrees and radians (c) The area of the shaded region.
37. ### accounting

Starbucks-. Locate the company’s annual report as outlined previously. Find the company’s segment information; it should be in the “Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements” or other similarly named section. Look for the word “Segment” in a heading—that is ...
38. ### Maths

AB is a chord with centre O and radius 4 cm. AB is of length 4 cm and divides the circle into two segments. Find d area of minor segment. A chord PQ of length 12cm suntends an angle of 120 degree at the centre of a circle. Find the area of minor segment cut off by the chord PQ
39. ### Algebra

Segment FG begins at point F(-2,4) and ends at point G(-2,-3). The segment is translated by the less than symbol x-3,y+2 greater than symbol and then reflected across the y-axis to form segment F'G'. How many units long is segment F'G'? a. 0 b. 2 c. 3 d. 7
40. ### geometry

IVEN: trapezoid ABCD EF are the midpoints of segment AB and segment CD, PROVE: segment EF is parallel to segment BC is parallel to AD , segment EF= one-half (AD + BC)
41. ### Tcp

Host A and B are communicating over a TCP connection, and Host B has already received from A all bytes up through byte 126. Suppose Host A then sends two segments to Host B back-to-back. The first and second segments contain 70 and 50 bytes of data, respectively. If the first ...

Given Circle D, find the length of segment DB if the measure of segment DE = 25 units and the measure of segment BC = 24 units. Explain your solution.
43. ### Math

Find the length of segment BC if segment BC is parallel to segment DE and segment DC is a medsegment of triangle ABC. A(-3,4) E(4,3) D(1,1) B and C do not have coordinates
44. ### math

I am supposed to find the area of a segment of a circle. The circle is cut with two radi with an angle of 90 degrees. Then where the radi touch the circle another line is drawn to connect them. The triangle and the small section between the triangle and the edge of the circle ...
45. ### math

I am supposed to find the area of a segment of a circle. The circle is cut with two radi with an angle of 90 degrees. Then where the radi touch the circle another line is drawn to connect them. The triangle and the small section between the triangle and the edge of the circle ...
46. ### geometry

Draw and label the following: segment AB intersects segment CD at point M. M is the midpoint of both segments. If AM = x2 + 8x + 17 and MB = 12x + 14, find AB.
47. ### Geometry

A secant and a tangent to a circle intersect in a 42 degree angle. The two arcs of the circle intercepted by the secant and tangent have measures in a 7:3 ratio. Find the measure of the third arc. If someone could help me figure out how to do the equations, then that would be ...
48. ### math

A segment of a circle has a 120 arc and a chord of 8in. Find the area of the segment
49. ### geometry

If segment AB is a diameter, AB =10, and measure angle ABC =45, how far is segment BC from the center of circle O?
50. ### geometry

Which segment is a tangent segment to circle Q? (Points : 1) EP EA AP BP It's from K12 and it's a small quiz (homework)
51. ### math

A segment of a circle has a 120 arc and a chord of 8^3in. Find the area of the segment.
52. ### Geometry

Which of the following describes a median of a triangle? A. a segment drawn from a vertex to the midpoint of the opposite side B. a segment drawn from the vertex perpendicular to the line containing the opposite side C. a segment drawn through the midpoint of a side and at a ...
53. ### Math

Two chords intersect inside a circle. The lengths of the segment of one chord are 4 and 6. The length of the segment of the other chords are 3 and what?
54. ### Geometry

Segment AD is perpendicular to the radius of circle (B) and the radius of circle (c). If radius BA=6in, segment AD=21in and radius CD=16in, find the length of BC to the nearest tenth of an inch.
55. ### Geometry

Yes, I'm this desperate. I just have problems with coming up with the statements for two column proofs. Answers would be appreciated. Given: line segment AX congruent to line segment DX, line segment XB is congruent to XC. Prove: Line segment AC is congruent to line segment BD.
56. ### math

Rectangle WXYZ is drawn on triangle ABC, such that point W lies on segment AB, point X lies on segment AC, and points Y and Z lies on segment BC, as shown. If <BWZ=26 degrees and <CXY=64 degrees, what is<BAC, in degrees?
57. ### Geometry

Please write a paragraph proof for this statement. 30: Point Y is the midpoint of segment XZ. Z is the midpoint of segment YW. PRove that segment or line XY is congruent to segment or line ZW.
58. ### Geometry

Please write a paragraph proof for this statement. Point Y is the midpoint of segment XZ. Z is the midpoint of segment YW. PRove that segment or line XY is congruent to segment or line ZW.
59. ### Calculus

Consider line segments which are tangent to a point on the right half (x>0) of the curve y = x^2+7 and connect the tangent point to the x-axis. If the tangent point is close to the y-axis, the line segment is long. If the tangent point is far from the y-axis, the line ...
60. ### geometry

if a pointis onthe perpendicular bisector of a segment,then it is:A. the midpoint of the segment,B.equidistant from the endpoints of the segment. C. on the segment. D.equidistant from the midpoint and one endpoint of the segment.
61. ### physics

first segment 12km(N60E),second segment 8km(N) and third segment 4km(N75W).Find the resultant displacement.
62. ### Copperbelt international college

A chord PQ of length 5.6cm divides a circle of radius 3.5cm into two segments.calculate the difference in areas between major and minor segment in the circle of chord PQ.
63. ### Math

A circle with a 4-inch radius is centered at A, and a circle with a 9-inch radius is centered at B, where A and B are 13 inches apart. There is a segment that is tangent to the small circle at P and to the large circle at Q. It is a common external tangent of the two circles. ...
64. ### Mathematics

Mathematics: A chord of radius 12cm subtends an angle of 150 degree at the centre of the circle. Calculate. A. Perimeter of the circle (Ps) B. Area of the circle. (Account) C. Length of the circle (Lc) D. Length of the arc (Last) E. Perimeter of sector (Ps) F. Area of sector (...
65. ### geometry

given: segment AB is paralell to segment DC; segment AB is congruent to segment to DC prove: triangle ABC is congruent to triangle CDA statements: 1. segment AB is congruent to segment DC 2.segment AC is congruent to segment AC 3.segment AB is paralell to segment DC 4.angle ...
66. ### Maths

1. In the xy-coordinate plane, point A is the midpoint of the segment with endpoints (2,4) and (-4,-4). What is the distance from point A to the origin? I know how to find the distance between the two points- 10. But I don't know where to go from there. 2. The radius of circle...
67. ### Solid Mensuration

A circle having an area of 452 square inches is cut into two segments by a chord, which is 6 inches from the center of the circle. Find the area of the bigger segment.

Which of the following must be true about a the bisectors of a segment in a plane? A. Every segment has exactly one bisector. B. Every segment has exactly two bisectors.****** C. Every segment has 10 bisectors. D. Every segment has infinitely many bisectors. I think the right ...
69. ### Math

Check my answers please? There are only 10 The figure below shows a triangle with vertices A and B on a circle and vertex C outside it. Side AC is tangent to the circle. Side BC is a secant intersecting the circle at point X: The figure shows a circle with points A and B on it...
70. ### Math

Given: Segment AB is congruent to Segment DE Prove: Segment AD is congruent to BE Note: (for the illustration) C is the midpoint of Segment AE, B is the midpoint of Segment AC and D is the midpoint of Segment CE.

Two circles of different sizes are tangent at T. A is on the smaller circle, whereas B is on the larger one. Also, segment CD is tangent to the smaller circle, and crosses the goes through the larger circle and hits the other side at D. TD is a diameter, and AB || CD. If the ...

Name the smallest angle of triangle ABC, segment AC is 9, segment CB is 10, and segment AB is 8. <C <A Two angles are the same size and smaller than the third <B Thank you :) Your help is appreciated!
73. ### math

A cord AB of length 4cm divides a circle of radius 3.3cm into two segments.find the area of each segment.
74. ### math

A segment with endpoints C(-3, 3)and D(7, 3) is the diameter of a circle. a. What is the center of the circle? b. What is the length of the radius? c. What is the circumference of the circle? d. What is the equation of the circle?
75. ### solid mensuration

a circle having an area of 452 square inches is cut into segments by a chord, which is 6cm from the center of the circle. Find the area of the bigger segment.
76. ### Physics

Two 0.33 kg blocks are attached to a 1.62m long string such that the lengths of the three string segments are equal. The ends of the string are attached to the ceiling at points separated by 1m. Each segment is 0.54m long. (If drawn, it will form a trapezoid.) What is the ...
77. ### Precalculus

A line segment has endpoints A=(1,3) and B=(13,19). a) Find the equation of the circle for which the segment AB is a diameter. Ans: (x - 7)^2 + (y - 11)^2 = 100 b) Accurate to the nearest tenth, the circumference of this circle is _______ ? I was able to find a)the equation ...
78. ### Algebra

1. What is the shape of the bases for the following polyhedron? A. Triangle B. Square C.rectangle D. Circle 2. What is the best name for the given solid figure? A. Rectangular pyramid B.rectangular cone C. Rectangular prism D. Rectangle 3. How many lateral faces are there in ...
79. ### Solid mensuration

The area of a segment of a circle is 330 square meter. If the longest chord of the segment is 57 meter,find its radius.
80. ### geometry

Given: segment DE is perpendicular to segment AB and segment AD is perpindicular to segment BC then Prove that BE times AD equals BD times CE
81. ### Math

1.Which of the following is true about the bisectors of a segment in a plane? A) Every segment has exactly one bisector. B) Every segment has exactly two bisectors. C) Every segment has 10 bisectors. D) Every segment has infinitely many bisectors. Is the answer A?
82. ### math

given O(0,0) and N(12,0) write an equation in terms of x and y for all points P(x,y) such that segment PO is perpendicular to segment PN. simplify this equation and show that P is on a circle.
83. ### conics

given O(0,0) and N(12,0) write an equation in terms of x and y for all points P(x,y) such that segment PO is perpendicular to segment PN. simplify this equation and show that P is on a circle.
84. ### math

Given: segment AC and segment BD bisect each other at E prove: E is the midpoint of segment RS i don't know if you will be able to visualize the picture but just incase someone is i really need help on the proof for this one. Picture: two(supposedly congruent)triangles that ...
85. ### Science: Physics

A circle graph has labeled segments of 5.7%, 21%, 13, and 6%. What % does the unlabeled segment have?
86. ### geometry

The lengths of segments PQ and PR are 8 inches and 5 inches, respectively, and they make a 60-degree angle at P. (a) Find the area of triangle PQR. (b) Find the length of the projection of segment PQ onto segment PR. (c) Find the length of segment QR.
87. ### geometry

The lengths of segments PQ and PR are 8 inches and 5 inches, respectively, and they make a 60-degree angle at P. (a) Find the area of triangle PQR. (b) Find the length of the projection of segment PQ onto segment PR. (c) Find the length of segment QR.
88. ### Maths

AB is a line segment and M is its mid point. Semicircle are drawn with AM,MB and AB as diameters on the same side of line AB. A circle (O, r) is drawn so that it touches all 3 semi circles . prove that r=1/6 AB.
89. ### Geometry

Point A (-2,3) and point B (4,6) are the endpoints of segment AB. What are the coordinates of point C on segment AB that AC is 2/3 the length of segment AB from point A? Please help, thanks.
90. ### Math

Let A, C be the endpoints of the diameter of a circle and B an arbitrary point on the circle. Using the slopes of secant lines show that \ABC is a right angle. You can assume the circle is centered at the origin.
91. ### Geometry

A chord PQ of a circle with radius r subtends an angle B at the center. Show that the area of the minor segment PQ=1/2.r^2.(B-sinB) and write down the area of the major segment PQ interms of r and B.
92. ### Geometry

I have another question that stumped me Line segment AB with length a is divided by points P and Q into three line segments: AP , PQ, and QB , such that AP = 2PQ=2QB. Find: A)the distance between point A and the midpoints of the segments the segment QB B) the distance between ...
93. ### Geometry

Suppose that line t is tangent to circle center O and radius OP at point P and that secant l, which is parallel to t, intersects circle at the two points A and B. Prove chords AB and BP are congruent
94. ### math

a line segment is 1000 millimeters long . what is the length of the segment in centimeters
95. ### Math

1. Which of the following best describes the altitude of a triangle? A) A segment perpendicular to a side of the triangle. B) A segment that passes through the midpoint and is perpendicular to a side of a triangle. C) A segment drawn from the vertex to the midpoint of the ...
96. ### geometry

Segment AB is a midsegment of trapezoid WXYZ, and segment ZY is parallel to segment WX. Determine WX if AB = 10 cm and ZY = 7 cm. Justify your answer.
97. ### Math

segment yw is perpendicular to segment xz. the perimeter of triangle xyz is 71 meters. what is the length of segment wz