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aroub

  • 3 years ago

State the steps used to construct a segment of length d such that a/b =c/d given three other segments of length a, b and c O.o

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  1. soty2013
    • 3 years ago
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    O.o seems wow

  2. aroub
    • 3 years ago
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    do you know the steps?

  3. aroub
    • 3 years ago
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    I mean, the method and the justification?

  4. dpaInc
    • 3 years ago
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    using only a compass and straight-edge: 1: construct a triangle consisting of sides a and b (given) 2: construct length c along side a. 3: copy (angle A at C, by construction) 4: draw CD.

  5. dpaInc
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1353195070433:dw|

  6. dpaInc
    • 3 years ago
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    of course this works if a>c... you can make adjustments to this construction if a<c....

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