Use perpendicular bisectors to chords.

timer Asked: Apr 19th, 2017

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the endpoints of the chord are the points where the line x=1 intersects the circle


What is the length of the chord?


A coordinate system has a horizontal x-axis labeled from negative 4 to 4 in increments of 1 and a vertical y-axis labeled from negative 4 to 4 in increments of 1. A circle is drawn with a center at the origin and radius 3. A vertical line passes through the point (1,0) and is labeled "x equals 1."

The length of the chord is approximately

(Round to the nearest tenth as needed.)

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