a circle of radius 25 units has a chord going through a point that is located 10 units from the

Asked by ayushikas | 28th Jan, 2010, 07:49: PM

Expert Answer:

 length of the chord will be minimum if perpendicular distance of the  chord from the centre is 10 units.

Radius =25 cm is the hypotenuse

perpendicular = 10 cm

Perpendicular from the centre bisects the chord

so length of chord =2  625-100 =2 525

Answered by  | 29th Jan, 2010, 02:25: PM

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