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The circumcentre of a triangle 2016-07-28
From Raj:
If the vertices of triangle ABC are A(-4,-1) B(1,2) C(4,-3) then find coordinates of circumcentre of triangle
Answered by Penny Nom.
A cyclic quadrilateral 2014-03-28
From Carly:
Suppose ABCD is a cyclic quadrilateral, i.e A, B, C, and D are the points on a circle, given in order going around the circle. Show that if we join each of A, B, C, and D to the orthocentre of the triangle formed by the other three, then the resulting line segments all intersect in a common midpoint.
Thank you.

Answered by Chris Fisher.
The circumcenter 2012-12-09
From BandNerd:
I need to find the circumcenter of the triangle with the coordinates A(0,0) B(12,6) and C(18,0). I do not understand how to solve it algebraically. Please help!
Answered by Chris Fisher.
Finding the circumcentre 2012-05-24
From Glen:
Hi, I'm having trouble finding the circumcentre of these 3 co-ordinates- A(1,1) B(10.5,1) and C(6,6). I understand what circumcentre is but I cannot work out where it is. Thanks very Much, Glen
Answered by Chris Fisher.
The circumcentre and orthocentre of a triangle 2012-04-25
From Nazrul:
The circumcentre and orthocentre of a triangle is given. A point on a side of the triangle given. A vertex of the triangle on the circumcircle is also given. How can I draw the triangle? Please Help me. Thank you for answering my previous questions.
Answered by Chris Fisher.
The circumcentre, centroid and orthocentre of a triangle 2012-04-24
From Nazrul:
The circumcentre, centroid and orthocentre of a triangle is given. The distance between circumcentre and orthocentre is also given. How can I draw the circle? Please Help me.
Answered by Chris Fisher.
A circular cylinder circumscribed about a right prism 2012-01-25
From Noriz:
A cylinder is circumscribed about a right prism of altitude 12.6cm. Find the volume of the cylinder if the base of the prism is an isosceles triangle of sides 3cm by 3cm by 2cm.
Hope you can help me with this.

Answered by Penny Nom.
The center of an ellipse 2009-04-21
From Nae:
what is the ellipse center of 5x^2+3y^2=15
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
The centroid and circumcircle of a triangle 2008-12-09
From prateet:
in an equilateral triangle prove that the centroid and centre of the circumcircle coincide

here i am not clear about the concept of centroid and circumcircle i cant understand how AGis 2/3 AD. please help in details about the topic mentioned.

Answered by Harley Weston.
The centre and radius of a circle 2008-03-12
From Ryan:
hello and thank you for such a wonderful service. This problem I think needs to be checked could you take a gander at it and tell me if i get it correct thanks find the center and the radius of this circle x^2+y^2=8x-2y+15=0 I cam up with center -2, 1/2 and a radius of 11 3/4
Answered by Harley Weston.
Circumcentre of a triangle 2007-12-18
From Kathryn:
Find the coordinates of the circumcentre of the triangle whose vertices are: (5, -3), (3, -1), (-1, 5)
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
Constructing the centre of a circle 2007-11-06
From Carolyn:
I have a line segment AB. I need to divide a segment into 3 parts that are congruent. Please help how to divide it. The answer that I was given previous was not the way the teacher wanted it.

I also need information on how to find the center of a circle given an arc.

Answered by Penny Nom.
Finding the center of an ellipse 2007-06-20
From Sima:
find the center of the ellipse with the equation 3x^2 +4y^2+18x-32y-5=0
Answered by Penny Nom.
The orthcentre and the circumcentre 2007-04-05
From Ruby:
I have tried to do this question so many times, could you please, please, please show me how to do it. I just can't get the answer: What is the (i)Circumcentre and (ii)Orthocentre of the triangle with vertices a(-2,2) b(2,-6) c(5,3)? It would be so great if you could show me how to do this. Thanks in advance, Ruby.
Answered by Penny Nom.
The centre and radius of a circle 2007-01-27
From A student:
x^2+y^2=121 is the equation of the Circle C

(1) Write down the center and the radius of C.

Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
The centre and radius of a circle 2006-04-02
From Kaye:
I need to calculate Dimension E and F. I am given A, B, C, (or over all A+B+C), D, G. The radius is one continuous unknown radius. Example: A = 23.50
B = 35.50
C = 0.50
D = 11.50
G = 23.50
I have calculated this for angles but my mind is drawing a blank for the radius calculation. I can draw it but I need to put into Excel spreadsheet.

Answered by Harley Weston.
A circle problem 2006-01-23
From Matyan:

Find the standard equation of the circle that passes through the points (0,4) and (3,7) with center on the line
2x-y+4=0.

I've tried substituting the two points to the general equation of a circle, but I can't solve it without a third equation. The problem here is I don't really know how to use the given line of 2x-y+4=0. Please help. Thank you.


Answered by Penny Nom.
The circle through three points 2004-07-06
From Jim:
I am a student trying to solve math problem. I'd like to calculate the radius of the circle that exactly fits any three points. If the points are (X1,Y1), (X2,Y2), and (X3,Y3), what is the radius of the circle that contains those three points?
Answered by Penny Nom.
The orthocentre 2002-10-17
From Elsie:
  1. Find the orthocentre of the triangle with vertices at A(-3,4), B(10, -3) and C(3,-2).

  2. Find the distance of point X(3,8) from the line that passes through Y(-2, -2) and Z (3, -2).

Answered by Chris Fisher.
 
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