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 one year ago
my geometry book says: Construct a square with sides of length MN. How do I do it? Do I use my compass?
 one year ago
my geometry book says: Construct a square with sides of length MN. How do I do it? Do I use my compass?

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lilyrose33
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my geometry book says: Construct a square with sides of length MN. How do I do it? Do I use my compass?

OpenSessame
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1377663865625:dw

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1377663929553:dw start with the solid line, draw the circle and the dashed line then you have a straight line with length 2MN. Find the perpendicular bisector.

OpenSessame
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay NM that guy knows what hes doing!

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1377664027917:dw continue the perpendicular bisector out to the edge of the first circle you drew so it has a length of MN

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you see what to do next?

lilyrose33
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think so...actually i am not sure. could you please help me with the next step?

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1tell me what you would do next, then I'll tell you if you're right

lilyrose33
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you have to construct another circle to make an intersection to make a point? I felt like that made no sense...^_^

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1in the first drawing I did or the second drawing I did?

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1to find the perpendicular bisector you will have to construct two more arcs, but the circle you continue the line to is already there.

lilyrose33
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats what i was thinking. could you show me how to do that?

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1how to construct a perpendicular bisector?

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1http://www.mathopenref.com/constperplinepoint.html constructing a perpendicular bisector of a line through a point on the line

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you understand that?

lilyrose33
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes i did it thank you for all your help

khurramshahzad
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0mad u cam make a square sing compass but u will hv to be effiecient to making angles of 90 digree

Peter14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I'm sorry @khurramshahzad, I don't understand what you just said

khurramshahzad
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh man i just said in short words what ever u explained above....... taking a just said to make 90 digree angle with efficiancy .. nothing more .... he said compass

khurramshahzad
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0compass can help him showing east west north south on 90 digree angle :P
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