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# intersection of circle with square

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Updated on: 17 Apr 2010, 13:12
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two circles and a square are drawn in a plane. find maximum number of intersection of the circles with square.
A 8
B 12
C 16
D 20
E none
Spoiler: :: OA
C, is there other way instead drawing and counting number of intersections

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Originally posted by einstein10 on 17 Apr 2010, 08:56.
Last edited by einstein10 on 17 Apr 2010, 13:12, edited 1 time in total.
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17 Apr 2010, 12:53
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it should be A -8???? whats the source
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17 Apr 2010, 13:11
gurpreetsingh wrote:
it should be A -8???? whats the source

source is 12th standard book. try to draw two concentric circles center inside square so that both circles crosses each arm of square 2times. you will get number of intersections as mentioned in OA. I can upload picture but i have to draw it... please let me know if it is required.
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17 Apr 2010, 13:35
its fine...actually i took 1 circle and a square...i should sleep
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17 Apr 2010, 13:53
is it possible for you to upload the diagram?
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17 Apr 2010, 18:14
msand wrote:
is it possible for you to upload the diagram?

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27 Mar 2017, 10:36
Here's how I imagined it. Concentric circles obviously work too!

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