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chihiroasleaf
 3 years ago
Given a cube ABCD.EFGH with the length of each edge is 4 cm. What is the distance between lines CE and BG? (the lines are skew each other)
chihiroasleaf
 3 years ago
Given a cube ABCD.EFGH with the length of each edge is 4 cm. What is the distance between lines CE and BG? (the lines are skew each other)

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Directrix
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Would you label the vertices of the uploaded diagram of a cube so that the points are consistent with those on the cube in the posted problem? Thanks. @chihiroasleaf

chihiroasleaf
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the sketch of the cube looks like this.. dw:1362389289192:dw

Kaederfds
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0CE = 4√3 cm BG = 4√2 cm

Directrix
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@chihiroasleaf Are you asking for the difference in size between a face diagonal segment BG of the cube and the diagonal of the cube, segment ED? Or, are you asking what is the minimum distance between the skew lines BG and ED?

chihiroasleaf
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm asking the minimum distance between the skew lines BG and ED @Directrix
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