Elementary Geometry for College Students (6th Edition)

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 9781285195698
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-569-8

Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Informal Geometry and Measurement - Exercises - Page 18: 24


The largest possible chord of a circle is its diameter.

Work Step by Step

The largest possible chord of a circle is a line passing through its center (as that is the widest part of a circle) and since the line passes through the center, the chord is also the diameter.
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