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# Draw a Line L. Take a Point a Outside the Line. Through Point a Draw a Line Parallel to Line L. - SSC (English Medium) Class 8 - Mathematics

ConceptTo Draw a Line Parallel to the Given Line

#### Question

Draw a line l. Take a point A outside the line. Through point A draw a line parallel to line l.

#### Solution Steps of construction :
(1) Draw a line l. Take a point A outside the line l.
(2) Draw a segment AM ⊥ line l.
(3) Take another point N on line l.
(4) Draw a segment NB ⊥ line l, such that l(NB) = l(MA).
(5) Draw a line m passing through the points A and B.
Hence, the line m is the required line that passes through point A and parallel to line l.

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#### APPEARS IN

Balbharati Solution for Balbharati Class 8 Mathematics (2019 to Current)
Chapter 2: Parallel lines and transversals
Practice Set 2.3 | Q: 1 | Page no. 13
Solution Draw a Line L. Take a Point a Outside the Line. Through Point a Draw a Line Parallel to Line L. Concept: To Draw a Line Parallel to the Given Line.
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