THE DIAGNOLS OF A CYCLIC QUADRILATERAL ARE AT RIGHT ANGLES.PROVE THAT THE PERPENDICULAR FROM THE POINT OF INTERSECTION ON ANY SIDE WHEN PRODUCED BACKWARDS,BISECTS THE OPPOSITE SIDE.

Asked by vrishti TOKAS | 12th Jan, 2016, 12:49: PM

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Answered by Rashmi Khot | 13th Jan, 2016, 11:51: AM

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