## Question

### Solution

Correct option is

4

Equation of the common chord is (λ – 2) (x + y) + 6 – 5λ = 0, which is a diameter of the 2nd circle if  or λ = 4.

#### SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

The locus of the point of intersection of the tangent to the circle x = r cos θ, y = r sin θ at points whose parametric angles differ by is

Q2

The locus of a point which moves such that the tangents from it to the two circles x+ y2 – 5x – 3 = 0 and 3x2 + 3y2 + 2x + 4y – 6 = 0 are equal is

Q3

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Q4

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Q5

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bx – ay + d = 0 is r2, is a circle of radius.

Q6

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Q7

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Q8

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Q9

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Q10

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