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Fri February 15, 2013 By:

The tangent is drawn from point T on the circle to external point P,line segment is drawn fron point P to B point on a circle passing through point A on a circle.Such that PA=4cm,AB=9cm,then value of PT is.

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Fri February 15, 2013
If PAB is a secant to a circle intersecting it at A and B and PT is a tangent then PA.PB = PT2
 
So, PT2 = PA.PB = 4x(4+9) = 52
since PB=PA+AB
 
so, PT = 
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