# Construction Of A Center And Radius Of A Circle That Will Tangent A Given Circle

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An illustration showing how to construct the center and radius of a circle that will tangent a given circle. “Through the given point C, draw the tangent GF; bisect the angle FGE; then o is the center of the required circle that will tangent AB at C, and the line DE.”

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geometry, circle, circles, tangent, Circumference, geometric construction, construct, center and radius of circle, tangent to line and circle### Galleries

Geometric Constructions### Source

Albert A. Hopkins *Scientific America: Handy Book Of Facts And Formulas* (New York: Munn & Co., Inc., 1918) 35

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