Construction: Bisect a line segment
- Mandy Williams
- Line Segment
Construction: Bisect a line segment.
1. Select compass tool. 2. Click on point A then point B to set compass width, then click on A again to set compass in place. 3. Click on point A then point B again, then click on point B to set compass in place. Both compasses should intersect above and below the line segment. 4. Choose the point icon to mark the points where the compasses intersect. Label points C and D. 5. Draw a line segment between C and D. 6. Mark the midpoint of AB with point E.