Category:Definitions/Chords

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Chord of a Circle

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A chord of a circle is a straight line segment whose endpoints are on the circumference of the circle.

In the diagram above, the lines $CD$ and $EF$ are both chords.


Chord of an Ellipse

A chord of an ellipse is a straight line segment whose endpoints are on the perimeter of the ellipse.

In the diagram above, the line $AB$ is a chord.


Chord of a Polygon

A chord of a polygon $P$ is a straight line connecting two non-adjacent vertices of $P$:

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In the above diagram, $DF$ is a chord of polygon $ABCDEFG$.


Chord of a Parabola

A chord of a parabola is a straight line segment whose endpoints are on the parabola.

In the diagram above, the lines $AB$ and $C$ are chords.


Chord of a general Curve

Definition:Chord of Curve

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Pages in category "Definitions/Chords"

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