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    Locus Theorem 1: (point)

    The locus of points at a fixed distance, d, from point P is a circle with the given point P as its center and d as its radius.

    I need the above to be explained. What exactly does that mean?
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    Quote Originally Posted by magentarita View Post
    The locus of points at a fixed distance, d, from point P is a circle with the given point P as its center and d as its radius.

    I need the above to be explained. What exactly does that mean?
    Please see diagram.

    Did you get it now??
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    great work...

    Quote Originally Posted by Shyam View Post
    Please see diagram.

    Did you get it now??
    I certainly get a bit more with the help of your picture.
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