Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 1 - Tools of Geometry - Get Ready!: 16

Answer

The word construction means to draw a shape, line, or angle using a compass or ruler.

Work Step by Step

That is the definition of construction in geometry. This makes sense, for like we construct buildings, we construct geometric shapes through drawing them.
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