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STEPS: 1. Place your compass point on P and swing an arc of any size below the line that crosses the line twice. You will be drawing at least a semicircle.


Sal constructs a line perpendicular to a given line using compass and straightedge. ... To construct a parallel line through a point, you'll want to... 1. Connect the ...


This page shows how to construct a perpendicular to a line through an external point, using only a compass and straightedge or ruler. It works by creating a line ...

Apr 24, 2013 ... Did you know that we can draw perpendicular lines using just a straightedge and a compass (without a set square)? In that case, we say that ...


Begin with point line k and point R, not on the line. 2. Place the compass on point R. Using an arbitrary radius, draw arcs intersecting line k at two points.

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Jan 15, 2009 ... Perpendicular through a Point NOT on a Line. rlewand. Loading. .... You should teach the right way to do it, with classical construction.


Use a compass and straightedge to construct parallel and perpendicular lines. Construct points of concurrency of triangles. Construct parallelograms, trapezoids  ...


Construction #4. To drop a perpendicular from a point to a line. Given a line and a point A not on the line. open the compass a distance larger than the ...