|Copy a Line
Copy a line segment AB.
|1.- Draw a line segment longer than AB
( see the green line below segment AB )
|2.- On the longer line, label a point
corresponds to point A.
( Point C is the beginning of the
new line. )
a compass, measure the
length of the segment AB.
|4.- Place the tip of the compass at pint
transfer the length of segment AB to
the longer line ( see figure ).
- Label the the last point ( D ).
- Segment AB should be of the same
distance as segment CD.