Tamil Nadu Board of Secondary EducationSSLC (English Medium) (5 to 8) Class 8

A line segment which joins any two points on a circle is a ___________ - Mathematics

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A line segment which joins any two points on a circle is a ___________

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A line segment which joins any two points on a circle is a Chord

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Chapter 2: Measurements - Exercise 2.1 [Page 58]

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Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi Class 8th Mathematics Answers Guide
Chapter 2 Measurements
Exercise 2.1 | Q 1. (ii) | Page 58

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