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rajfk35
 2 years ago
Which of these is a correct step in constructing congruent line segments?
use a straightedge to draw two equal arcs from the end points
use a compass to join the end points of the line segment
use a straightedge to measure the length of the line segment
use a compass to create the distance between the end points
rajfk35
 2 years ago
Which of these is a correct step in constructing congruent line segments? use a straightedge to draw two equal arcs from the end points use a compass to join the end points of the line segment use a straightedge to measure the length of the line segment use a compass to create the distance between the end points

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hoblos
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yeah it's c ... you measure the length of the segment and draw the other with the same length

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Straightedges do NOT have markings on them like rulers do. So how can you measure anything with a straightedge?

hoblos
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ah really! i though they mean a ruler by 'Straightedges' !! sorry my english is not that good ! :$

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3you would actually use a compass to measure any and all distances

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1even if it has markings, you are "not supposed to directly measure" in euclid's constructions

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can strike off all options that have measure in them

hoblos
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no it's not.. sorry! as @jim_thompson5910 said.. it's d
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