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Details for problem "Mark point on line segment with specified distance"

Quickname: 4600

Suitable for K-12 grades: Grade 5 Grade 6

Elementary School, Primary School, Junior High School, Middle School.


On a given line segment AB, mark point C with distance x to A or B.


On a given line segment AB, mark point C with distance x to A or B. (Example for this math problem)


A line segment AB is given. The task is to mark a new point C on this line segment.

The exact position of C is specified by the distance to one of the points A or B.

The line segment's length range can be chosen from multiple options. Regarding the orientation of the line segment presented, it can be specified that it will be

The number of problems is selectable.

Topics: Geometry

Tags: Drawing

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Number of problems
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
4cm, 6cm, 8cm, 10cm, 12cm
horizontal, horizontal, vertical, horiz,vert,diagonal, diagonal
1mm, 5mm, 1cm

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