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jazy
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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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 2 years ago
jazy Group Title
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
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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I forgot the steps to do this :/
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
whats obtuse whats isosceles ?
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
one is angle classification, and the other is side classification, right
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jazy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Isoscolese triangle has 2 congruent sides. Obtuse angle is < 90 degrees
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jazy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Obtuse angle is greater than 90 degrees
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
thats right !
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
lets see hw to construct it
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
look at the pix, already they plotted two vertices of trianlge, P and L
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
question is asking to find where the 3rd vertex of triangle goes
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dw:1348081096179:dw
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1348081153595:dw
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jazy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
For it to be obtuse the point would have to be in between O and M right?
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you're correct ! between O and M and on arc
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jazy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Oh! Okay, the drawing helps a lot(: Thanks!
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and for it to be isosceles, it has to be on arc
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dw:1348081265981:dw
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
cuz, those two ticked sides form radius of semicircle... which are always equal
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jazy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well that explains the arc(: Thank you
 2 years ago
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