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Let ABC be a triangle. Let t, and tg be perpendicular bisectors of BC and AC respectively.
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Using the 5th Postulate of Book 1 of Euclid's Elements, show that t, and t, intersect. Draw a
A
B
picture to help support your proof.
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Let ABC be a triangle. Let t, and tg be perpendicular bisectors of BC and AC respectively. A В Using the 5th Postulate of Book 1 of Euclid's Elements, show that t, and t, intersect. Draw a A B picture to help support your proof.

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Draw a triangle ABC and its two perpendicular bisectors in following,

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F Г в tA А В LL

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5th Postulate of Euclid’s elements is that if a straight falling on two straight lines makes the interior angles on the same side less than two right angles, the two straight lines, if produced indefinitely, meet on that side on which are the angles less than the two right angles.

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According to this Postulate, angle DBA and ang...

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i.e/DBAZEAB 180

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