Answer

Step by step solution by experts to help you in doubt clearance & scoring excellent marks in exams.

Updated On: 24-5-2020

Apne doubts clear karein ab Whatsapp par bhi. Try it now.

CLICK HERE

Loading DoubtNut Solution for you

Watch 1000+ concepts & tricky questions explained!

60.8 K+

3.0 K+

**Definition of circle**

**Theorem: A tangent to a circle is perpendicular to the radius through the point of contact.**

**Theorem:A line drawn through the end point of a radius and perpendicular to it is a tangent to the circle.**

**Position of point and Find the no of tangents**

**Theorem: The length of two tangents drawn from an external point to a circle are equal.**

**Theorem:If two tangents are drawn to a circle from an external point ; then (i) they subtend equal angles at the centre. (ii) they are equally inclined to the line segments ; joining the centre to that point.**

**Type I: A point P is 13cm from the center of the circle. The length of the tangent drawn from P to the circle is 12 cm . Find the radius of the circle ?**

**A circle is touching the side BC of `DeltaABC` at P and touching AB and AC produced at Q and R respectively Prove that `AQ=1/2`(Perimeter of `DeltaABC`)**

**Type III: Two concentric circles of radii 5cm and 3cm . Find the length of the chord of the larger circle which touches the smaller circle.**

**Type IV: A circle touches the sides of the quadrilateral ABCD at P, Q, R, and S respectively. Show that the angles subtended at the center by a pair of opposite sides are supplementary.**