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Help Me please

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Construct a perpendicular line to CD from P

Jan 21, 2019

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draw  a line that goes through p and intjersects CD at a right angle.

this is what perpendicular means.

HOPE THIS HELPED!

Jan 21, 2019
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Thank You..is there any way to show me what you mean?

Jan 21, 2019
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intersects is basically where you have two linse that cross.

for example, two lines that do not cross do not intersect, but two that do cross intersect.

in this case, you would need to linse that intersect at a right angle.

basically you could just draw two lines on top of each other and then turn one a quarter of a circle, because a full circle is 360 degrees and 90 degrees (or a right angle) is 1/4 of that.

Jan 21, 2019
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it would look like this:

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Jan 22, 2019
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I assume you are looking for a compass and straight edge construction.  If so then see below:

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Jan 22, 2019