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Which of these is a correct step in constructing congruent line segments?

a) use a straightedge to draw two equal arcs from the endpoints.

b) use a compass to join the endpoints of the line segment.

c) use a straightedge to measure the length of the line segment. ****

d) use a compass to create the distance between the endpoints.

please help

  1. Carmen

    To find AB with endpoints A (-7,5)and B (4,-6) you can use ___?

  2. WoW

    Carmen, you're stupid. Why would even post that?

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