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Hayleymeyer
 one year ago
When constructing an inscribed equilateral triangle, how many arcs will be drawn on the circle?
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Hayleymeyer
 one year ago
When constructing an inscribed equilateral triangle, how many arcs will be drawn on the circle? 3 4 5 6

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0inscribed equilateral triangle means a triangle in a circle

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1440531111250:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is 6, because if you draw 6 arcs of the same size, you get a hexagon. connect every other on you get a triangle. the answer is d

Hayleymeyer
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0alrighty, thank you!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1440531275792:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you @moudown828 and @Hayleymeyer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0not the best drawing but itll work

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well don't you draw 2 arcs from each vertex...?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Don't you need just one arc for the last vertex?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Start with the circle with radius r and points A and B. dw:1440531625085:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now still with radius r and center at B, strike two arcs on the circle. dw:1440531777555:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1440531810865:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now open the compass to radius CD and use center C to draw another arc marking point E. dw:1440531855012:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1440531887396:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I drew only 3 arcs on the circle.

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0here is one of my favourite sites that explains it http://www.mathopenref.com/constincircle.html

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it all depends on what you think... 1 continuous arc from each vertex or a arc on each side... lol..
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