Construct a triangle ABC such that AB = 5 cm, BC = 6 cm and AC = 7 cm.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 24th Nov, 2013, 07:47: AM

Expert Answer:

Steps of construction:

1. Draw a line segment BC = 6 cm.

2. Taking B as centre and radius 5 cm draw an arc.

3. Taking C as centre and radius 7 cm, draw an arc which cut the previous arc at A.

4. Join AB and AC.

5. Thus, ABC is the required triangle.

Answered by  | 24th Nov, 2013, 09:47: AM