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**{7/3}****Member**- Registered: 2013-02-11
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Given a circle (x-1)^2+(y+1)^2=16 and a point (5,6),what will be the reciprocation line of this point?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Have you tried first finding the inverse of the point with respect to the circle?

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**{7/3}****Member**- Registered: 2013-02-11
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I almost forgot about this problem,i'll try now

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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How far did you make it with the problem?

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Sorry,I won't be able to work on it for the next 9 hours,But i'll let you know what i get.

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Hi,if my calculations are correct then the inversion point is (129/65,47/65)

EDIT:the problem isn't as hard as i thaught,i am getting the line 4x+7y+13=0,is it correct?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Everything is correct except it should be -13 in the line equation. Good job!

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**{7/3}****Member**- Registered: 2013-02-11
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Oh,yeah,thanks.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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You're welcome.

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