   Chapter 7.1, Problem 40E ### Elementary Geometry for College St...

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Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other
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Section ### Elementary Geometry for College St...

6th Edition
Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other
ISBN: 9781285195698
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# In Exercises 39 and 42, refer to the line segments shown.Construct an equilateral triangle in which the altitude to any side has length A B .

To determine

To construct:

The equilateral triangle in which the altitude to any side has length AB.

Explanation

The length of all the altitudes is equal to the length of AB. That is,

32x=AB.

1. Construct a line segment AB.

2. Take A as center and the length of x as radius draw an arc above the line AB.

3. Take B as center and the length of x as radius draw an arc above the line AB

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