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Create triangles, drawing from angles alone.
1.Open a new Sketchpad worksheet. (Click on tab T2 in your workbook.)2.On the TOOLBOX Palette, select SEGMENT. Click, drag and release the mouse to drawa straight line. Click on the second point, drag and release to form a V. Click on the lastpoint, drag and release the mouse on the first point to form a triangle.3.Repeat step 2. twice more to create two more triangles.4.On the EDIT Menu, select PREFERENCES. Click on the UNITS tab. For ANGLE, selectDEGREES for the UNITS and select UNITS for the PRECISION. Click OK.5.On the TOOLBOX Palette, select POINTER. Click the mouse on a blank part of theworksheet to clear any selected objects.Click the mouse on the three points that form the angle to be measured, ensuring that theangle vertex is the SECOND point selected. On the MEASURE menu, select ANGLE. Theangle value will appear onscreen, with the angle labels.6.Repeat step 5. to measure all the angles of the three triangles. As you measure, thetriangles will be labeled ABC, DEF and GHI.7.On the TOOLBOX Palette, select POINTER and click and drag each angle measurementstatement next to the vertex of that angle.8.Click and drag any or all of the triangle vertices to adjust the triangle to form the shaperequired. One triangle must be an obtuse-angled triangle, the second must be an acute-angled triangle, while the third must be a right-angled triangle. On the FILE menu, selectPRINT PREVIEW to check that all three triangles fit on a single A4 page. Click CANCELto exit PRINT PREVIEW.9.On the TOOLBOX Palette, select TEXT. Click and drag the mouse under a triangle, andin the box that appears, type in its name. Repeat this process under the other twotriangles.10.On the FILE Menu, select SAVE.
Show your completed figures to your Teacher.
Write out definitions of these types of triangles, based on their angles :(i)Obtuse(ii)Acute(iii)Right-angled