CBSE Class 8 Answered
Construct a square with each diagonal of length 3.8cm. Write the steps of construction.
Diagonals of a square are perpendicular bisector of each other. Also, they are equal.
Steps of Construction:
a)Draw AC =3.8cm.
b)Draw perpendicular bisector XY of AC meeting AC at O.
c)From O, draw an arc of radius 1.9cm on both side of AC intersecting OX at D and OY at B.
d)Join AD, DC, CB and BA.
ABCD is the required square.