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Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285195698

Chapter 7.1, Problem 7E

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Note: Exercises preceded by an asterisk are of a more challenging nature.

*In Exercises 3 to 8, use the drawing provided.*

*Given:* Obtuse

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