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GeometryElementary Geometry For College Students, 7eA distributing company plans an Illinois location that would be the same distance from each of its principal delivery sites at Chicago, ST. Louis, and Indianapolis. Use a construction method to locate the approximate position of the distributing company. (Note: Trace the outline of the two states on your own paper.)BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 7.2, Problem 41E

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A distributing company plans an Illinois location that would be the same distance from each of its principal delivery sites at Chicago, ST. Louis, and Indianapolis. Use a construction method to locate the approximate position of the distributing company.

(Note: Trace the outline of the two states on your own paper.)

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

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