The ** Circle** tool lets you construct a circle in three different ways.

- You can define the center first and then a circumference point
- You can define a circumference point first and then the center
- or you can define the circle with two opposite circumference points.

**. This is controlled by the first option button. These are invisible points evenly spaced along the circle that allow you to snap other paths directly to them. See Snapping for more information. Here’s an example of circle construction:**

*the number of Snapping Points on the circumference of the circle*