   Chapter 2.1, Problem 33E ### Elementary Geometry for College St...

6th Edition
Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other
ISBN: 9781285195698

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Section ### Elementary Geometry for College St...

6th Edition
Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other
ISBN: 9781285195698
Textbook Problem
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# Given: Triangle A B C with three acute angles. Construct: B D ¯ ⊥ A C ¯ , with D on A C ¯ . To determine

To construct:

The perpendicular line on the given line.

Explanation

Given:

The given triangle ABC has three acute angles.

The give line is AC¯.

The given figure is,

Approach:

The given figure is,

Figure (1)

Use compass to make an arc from B that intersect AC at point N and M as shown in figure (2).

Figure (2)

With N and M as center mark two arcs equal radii NB to intersect at point Q as shown in figure (3)

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