   Chapter 4.4, Problem 17E Elementary Geometry For College St...

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Alexander + 2 others
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Section Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085
Textbook Problem

Given: ABCD is an isosceles trapezoid.Prove: Δ A B E is isosceles. Exercises 17, 18

To determine

To Prove:

The triangle is isosceles.

Explanation

Consider the following diagram.

Given: ABCD is an isosceles trapezoid.

To Prove: ΔABE is isosceles.

Plan: Draw auxiliary altitudes DF and CG, in such a way that DFAB and CGAB.

We know that two parallel line are everywhere equidistant

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