Line Segment Bisector, Right Angle
How to construct a Line Segment Bisector AND a Right Angle
using just a compass and a straightedge
- Place the compass at one end of line segment.
- Adjust the compass to slightly longer than half the line segment length
- Draw arcs above and below the line.
- Keeping the same compass width, draw arcs from other end of line.
- Place ruler where the arcs cross, and draw the line segment.