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Publisher: Cengage,

ISBN: 9781337614085

Chapter 7.3, Problem 8E

Textbook Problem

*In Exercises 5 to 8, perform constructions.*

Circumscribe an equilateral triangle about a circle.

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

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