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# A chord of a circle is equal to the radius of the circle. Find the angle subtended by the chord at a point on the minor arc and also at a point on the major arc.

**Given:**

A chord of a circle is equal to the radius of the circle.

**To do:**

We have to find the angle subtended by the chord at a point on the minor arc and also at a point on the major arc.

**Solution:**

In the figure, AB is equal to the radius of the circle.

In $\triangle OAB$,

$OA=OB=AB$ (Radii of the circle)

Therefore,

$\triangle OAB$ is an equilateral triangle.

$\angle AOC=60^o$

$\angle ∠ACB= \frac{1}{2}\angle AOB=\frac{1}{2}\times60^o=30^o$

ACBD is a cyclic quadrilateral.

This implies,

$\angle ACB+\angle ADB=180^o$ (Opposite angles of a cyclic quadrilateral are supplementary)

$\angle ADB=180^o−30^o=150^o$.

Therefore, angles subtended by the chord at a point on the minor arc and at a point on the major arc are $150^o$ and $30^o$ respectively.

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