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Asked by singhshrey918 | 5th Jan, 2021, 06:53: PM

Expert Answer:

Q: Is it possible to divide a line segment in the ratio √5 : 1/√5 by geometrical construction?
Solution:
The ratio is √5 : 1/√5 
= √5/(1/√5)
= 5/1
So, the ratio is 5 : 1.
Hence, it is possible to divide a line segment in the ratio √5 : 1/√5 by geometrical construction.

Answered by Renu Varma | 6th Jan, 2021, 11:32: AM