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Tangent from a point to a circle

This is the simplest form of tangent to a circle. To construct this tangent you need a given point where the tangent will start from and a circle where it will touch to. The point can be anywhere around the circles, and we can have more than one point producing a tangent to a circle.

tangent to circle

The worksheets linked below provide two designs that incluide the tangents from a point to a circle construction.

Download the starter sheet in PDF version (A4)