Hey everyody im having a hard time with this question can anyone help me out?

1) Prove Analytically that a radius drawn perpendicular to a chord of a circe bisects that chord....thanks in advance

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- Nov 20th 2007, 03:35 AMthe_rookie07Prove radius is perpendicualr bisector of a chord
Hey everyody im having a hard time with this question can anyone help me out?

1) Prove Analytically that a radius drawn perpendicular to a chord of a circe bisects that chord....thanks in advance - Nov 20th 2007, 03:57 AMPlato
Draw the two line segments from the center to the ends of the chord.

You should now see two congruent right triangles.

From there see that the chord is bisected.