# Circle Vocabulary

- Author:
- WheelerELHS, Tim Brzezinski

There are many vocabulary terms we use when talking about a circle.
The following applet was designed to help you clearly see (and interact) with each term.
Mess around with this applet for a few minutes.

**As you do, be sure to change the locations of the BIG POINTS displayed!**A segment that connects a point on the circle to the center of the circle is called a _______________.

A segment that connects two points on the circle is called a _____________.

A chord that goes through the center of a circle is called a ________________.

A line that intersects the circle at one point is called a _________________.

A line that intersects a circle at one point is called a _____________.