Geometric constructions involve drawing geometric shapes that satisfy certain requirements using a straight-edge and a pair of compasses.
Related Topics: More Geometry Lessons
The tools to use are a ruler (or straight-edge) and a pair of compasses.
A few points to remember when doing the types of geometric constructions covered in these lessons:
|Construct and Copy Lines||Construct a Perpendicular Bisector|
|Construct a Perpendicular Line through a Point||Construct Parallel Lines|
|Construct a 60° Angle by Constructing An Equilateral Triangle||Construct An Angle Bisector|
|Construct A 30-Degree Angle||Construct A 45-Degree Angle|
|Construct A Triangle Given The Length Of Its Three Sides (SSS)||Construct A Triangle Given One Side And Two Angles|
|Construct A Triangle Given Two Sides And An Angle||Construct a Parallelogram and a Square|
|Contruct Various Angles & Shapes : 30°, 45 °, 90°, 120°; hexagon, triangle|