Elementary Geometry for College Students (7th Edition) Clone

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Chapter 6 - Section 6.4 - Some Constructions and Inequalities for the Circle - Exercises - Page 310: 3

Answer

$QN>QM$

Work Step by Step

The shorter the arc is, the longer the perpendicular bisector will need to be to get to the arc. Thus, if CD is less than AB, then QN must be greater than QM.
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