1.1.2 Measuring and Constructing Segments − Worksheet

Example 1: Find each length. 1. AB

A C D –2–1012345 –2.5 B 3.5

2. BC

–4 –3

Example 2: 3. Sketch, draw, and construct a segment congruent to RS .

R

S

Example 3: 4. B is between A and C , A C = 15.8, and AB = 9.9. Find BC.

5. Find MP .

M

N

P

3 y

17

5 y + 9

Example 4: 6. If a picnic area is located at the midpoint between Lubbock and Amarillo, find the distance to the picnic area from the sign.

Example 5: 7. K is the midpoint of JL, JL = 4 x − 2, and JK = 7. Find x , KL, and JL .

8. E bisects DF , DE = 2 y , and EF = 8 y − 3. Find DE , EF , and DF .

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