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The figure below shows a partially completed construction of an obtuse isosceles triangle. Points P and L represent two vertices of the triangle. Where should the point for the third vertex lie? between O and L and on the arc between O and L and beyond the arc between O and M and beyond the arc between O and M and on the arc

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    I forgot the steps to do this :/

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    whats obtuse whats isosceles ?

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    one is angle classification, and the other is side classification, right

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    Isoscolese triangle has 2 congruent sides. Obtuse angle is < 90 degrees

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    Obtuse angle is greater than 90 degrees

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    thats right !

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    lets see hw to construct it

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    look at the pix, already they plotted two vertices of trianlge, P and L

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    question is asking to find where the 3rd vertex of triangle goes

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    |dw:1348081096179:dw|

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    |dw:1348081153595:dw|

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    For it to be obtuse the point would have to be in between O and M right?

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    you're correct ! between O and M and on arc

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    yep

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    Oh! Okay, the drawing helps a lot(: Thanks!

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    and for it to be isosceles, it has to be on arc

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    |dw:1348081265981:dw|

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    cuz, those two ticked sides form radius of semicircle... which are always equal

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    Well that explains the arc(: Thank you

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    np :D

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