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7th Edition

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Publisher: Cengage,

ISBN: 9781337614085

Chapter 7.2, Problem 9E

Textbook Problem

Which lines, line segments, or rays are used to construct:

a) The incircle of a triangle?

b) The circumcircle of a triangle?

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

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