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ISBN: 9781285195698

Chapter 6.3, Problem 23E

Textbook Problem

*In the figure for Exercises 21 to 24,*
*is tangent to the circle at S. See Theorem 6.3.7.*

*Given:*

*Find: RS.*

*(HINT: Use the Quadratic Formula.)*

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