Construct a parallelogram ABCD in which AB = 6 cm, BC = 4.5 cm and diagonal AC = 6.8 cm.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 5th Dec, 2013, 03:04: AM

Expert Answer:

Steps of Construction:

(i) Draw AB = 6 cm.  

 (ii) With A as centre and radius 6.8 cm, draw an arc.  

 (iii) With B as centre and radius 4.5 cm draw another arc, cutting the previous arc at C.

(iv) Join BC and AC.

(v) With A as centre and radius 4.5 cm, draw an arc.

(vi) With C as centre and radius 6 cm draw another arc, cutting the previously drawn arc at D.

(vii) Join DA and DC.

 

ABCD is the required parallelogram.

Answered by  | 5th Dec, 2013, 05:04: AM