A circle with four chords. What is the length of line segment x in terms of lengths a and b?

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## Solution

The length x=(a^{2}-b^{2})/b.

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- Post author By Rik D. Tangerman
- Post date January 19, 2022
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A circle with four chords. What is the length of line segment x in terms of lengths a and b?

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The length x=(a^{2}-b^{2})/b.