Point and circle

SharkD shared this question 3 years ago
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There is probably a really simple answer, but how do I draw the line(s) that goes through Point C and is tangent to Circle c in the attached drawing? Thanks!!

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Tangent(C, c)

or using the tool tangent; fourth icon fifth line

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Tangent(C, c)

or using the tool tangent; fourth icon fifth line

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Even better! Thanks!

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I mean geometrically. I think I can work out how to do it using equations now, but that takes more work.

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Here's a compass and ruler method I found that is pretty simple:

https://mathbitsnotebook.co...

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