Construct a parallelogram whose diagonals are of length 5.4 cm and 6.2 cm and an angle between them is 70°.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

 

Steps of Construction:

 

(i) Draw AC = 5.4 cm.  (ii) Bisect AC at O.  (iii) Make COX = 70° and produce XO to Y. (iv) Set off OB = (6.2) = 3.1 cm and OD = (6.2) =3.1 cm. (v) Join AB, BC, CD and DA. Then, ABCD is the required parallelogram.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM