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jazy
 3 years ago
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
jazy
 3 years ago
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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jazy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I forgot the steps to do this :/

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1whats obtuse whats isosceles ?

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1one is angle classification, and the other is side classification, right

jazy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Isoscolese triangle has 2 congruent sides. Obtuse angle is < 90 degrees

jazy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Obtuse angle is greater than 90 degrees

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lets see hw to construct it

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1look at the pix, already they plotted two vertices of trianlge, P and L

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1question is asking to find where the 3rd vertex of triangle goes

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1348081096179:dw

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1348081153595:dw

jazy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1For it to be obtuse the point would have to be in between O and M right?

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you're correct ! between O and M and on arc

jazy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh! Okay, the drawing helps a lot(: Thanks!

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and for it to be isosceles, it has to be on arc

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1348081265981:dw

ganeshie8
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1cuz, those two ticked sides form radius of semicircle... which are always equal

jazy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well that explains the arc(: Thank you
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