Draw a line segment PQ of length 9.5 cm. Draw its perpendicular bisector. Take any point R on it. Measure the length RP and RQ. Are they equal?
Asked by Topperlearning User | 25th Nov, 2013, 05:03: AM
1. Draw a line segment PQ = 9.5 cm.
2. Taking P as a centre and radius more than half of length PQ, draw two arcs in upper and lower portion of PQ.
3. Taking Q as a centre and same radius, draw two arcs which cut the previous arcs at A and B.
4. Join AB.
5. Take any point R on AB and join RP and RQ.
5. Measure the length RP and RQ.
6. We find that they are equal.
Answered by | 25th Nov, 2013, 07:03: AM
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