# Geometry Definitions

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1. Circle;
Set of points in space that are equidistant from a given point called the center.
2. Chord;
A segment who's endpoints are on the circle.
3. Secant;
A line that intersects the circle in exactly two points.
4. Tangent;
Line that intersects the circle in exactly one point.
5. Point Of Tangentcy;
The point where the tangent line intersects the circle.
6. Congruent Circles;
Circles that have the same radius.
7. Concentric Circle;
Circles that have the same center.
8. Tangent Circles;
Two coplanar circles that intersect at exactly one point.
9. Common Tangent;
A line that is tangent to two circles.
10. Diameter;
Chord containing the center.
11. Central Angle;
Angles who's vertex is the center of the circle.
12. Minor Arc;
Arc that is itersepted by a central angle, less then 180.
13. Major Arc;
Arc in the exterior of a central angle, more the 180.
14. Semi-Circle;
Half a circle.
15. Inscibed Angle;
Angle whose vertex is on a circle and whose sides contain chords of the circle.

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 Author: SpringBaby07 ID: 149405 Filename: Geometry Definitions Updated: 2012-04-22 23:40:14 Tags: Geometry Folders: Description: Geometry Show Answers:

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