Constructions 7

Asked by baidshryans | 1st Dec, 2008, 10:45: PM

Expert Answer:

Steps of construction:

(1) Draw a circle of radius 4.5 cm & with centre C.

(2) Extend the radius such that CQ= 8cm.

(3) Draw two circle each of radius 3cm such that a part of line CQ (i.e IQ) becomes a common chord and both the circle touches the first circle externally.

(4) Measure EH.

It would come out to be 5.5cm (approx)

 

Answered by  | 3rd Feb, 2009, 04:09: PM

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