Elementary Geometry for College Students (5th Edition)

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1439047901
ISBN 13: 978-1-43904-790-3

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