How to find the bigger line segment in the following figure:

 

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

Expert Answer:

There are two ways to find which line segment is bigger:

 

(i) By tracing  trace   on a tracing paper and compare with by keeping it above .

 

(ii) By using ruler and divider: use divider and ruler to measure and . Then, compare both the line segments.

 

It will be noted that both line segments are of same length.

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