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Topic: Construction Puzzle
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Dan Hirschhorn

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Construction Puzzle
Posted: Sep 20, 1993 9:42 AM
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Here is a puzzle that was in the October, 1993, Points and Angles, the
newsletter of the Metropolitan Mathematics Club of Chicago.

Given a circle with center O, and a line t through O. Point P is exterior
to the circle and not on t. Using a straightedge only, construct a line m
through P perpendicular to t.

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