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6 items are filed under this topic.    Page1/1            A circle and a chord 2015-02-07 From Dakota:If the diameter of a circle is 48 cm, find the shortest distance from a chord of length 34 cm to the center of the circleAnswered by Penny Nom.     A shortest distance problem 2013-03-28 From LYNDELL:I have a right triangle and know the length of all sides. How do I calculate the shortest distance from the vertex of the 90 degree angle to the hypotenuse?Answered by Penny Nom.     The shortest distance from a point to a line 2008-04-03 From Katherine:How do I find the shortest distance from the point (3,5) to the line x = -2Answered by Stephen La Rocque.     What point on the graph y = e^x is closest to the origin? 2008-03-03 From elvina:What point on the graph y = e^x is closest to the origin? Justify your answer.Answered by Stephen La Rocque.     The shortest distance from a point to a line 2005-03-30 From carly:Find the shortest distance from the point (-15, 2.5) to the line 5x+6y=30.Answered by Penny Nom.     The shortest distance from a point to a line 2001-06-05 From Kat:Find the shortest distance from the given line. Round to the nearest tenth. (-2,-1) and x+5y+20=0Answered by Penny Nom.      Page1/1    Math Central is supported by the University of Regina and The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.    about math central :: site map :: links :: notre site français