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Publisher: Cengage,

ISBN: 9781337614085

Chapter 7.1, Problem 11E

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Note: Exercises preceded by an asterisk are of a more challenging nature.

*In Exercises 11 to 22, sketch and describe each locus in the plane.*

Find the locus of points that are at a given distance from a fixed line.

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

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