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Two parallel chords in a circle have lengths 18 and 14, and the distance between them is 8. Find the length of the chord parallel to these chords and midway between them. (The diagram is not drawn to scale.)
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 Mar 8, 2020
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Nope, I've tried but nope...

VooFIX  Mar 8, 2020
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The distance between the chords is 8.

 Mar 9, 2020
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Solution as follows:

 

 

Note that O is the centre of the circle.

 Mar 9, 2020
edited by Alan  Mar 9, 2020

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