# Construction Of A Circle That Tangents 2 Given Lines

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An illustration showing how to construct a circle that tangents two given lines inclined to one another with the one tangenting point being given. “Draw the center line GF. From E, draw EF at right angles to AB; then F is the center of the circle required.

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geometry, circle, circles, tangent, Circumference, geometric construction, construct, center and radius of circle, circle tangent to two lines### 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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