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  1. Constructions with ruler and compass - Zef Damen
    A page that answers the question, What are ruler-and-compass constructions? With links to step-by-step drawings for constructions: bisecting a given angle; constructing: a line perpendicular to a given line that divides it into two equal parts; a line perpendicular to a given line passing through a given point on the line (or not on the line); the horizontal and vertical centerlines of a given circle; an equilateral triangle, given one side; an equilateral triangle inscribed in a given circle; a pentagon inscribed in a given circle; a hexagon, given one side, or inscribed in a given circle; a heptagon. more>>

  2. Geometric Constructions - Dave Rusin; The Mathematical Atlas
    An introduction to geometric constructions using a ruler and compass. History; applications and related fields and subfields; textbooks, reference works, and tutorials; software and tables; selected topics; other web sites with this focus.