Guide :High School

Read the proof.

Read the proof. Given: AEEC; BDDC Prove: △AEC ~ △BDC Statement Reason 1. AEEC;BDDC 1. given 2. ∠AEC is a rt. ∠; ∠BDC is a rt. ∠ 2. definition of perpendicular 3. ∠AEC ≅ ∠BDC 3.
The reflexive property of equality states that a value is equal to itself. (i.e. for all real numbers, x = x.)Given that the reason for the missing statement, it means that the similarlity statement is equal to it self.Having proved in statement 3 that ∠AEC ≅ ∠BDC both being right angles, it can be seen that the angle both have in common is angle C.Thus, to statement 4 shows that angle C is congrent to itself.Therefore, the missing statement in step 4 is ∠ACE ≅ ∠ACE ...

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Loading ...

  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lou-reed.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0136 seconds