Q. 6 B5.0( 4 Votes )

Represent geometrically the following numbers on the number line:


Answer :

√5.6


Mark the distance 5.6 units from a fixed point A on a given line to obtain a point B such that AB = 5.6 units.



From B, mark a distance of 1 unit and mark the new point as C.



Find the mid-point of AC and mark that point as O. Draw a semicircle with centre O and radius OC.



Draw a line perpendicular to AC passing through B and intersecting the semicircle at D. Then, BD = √5.6.



Draw an arc with centre B and radius BD, meeting AC produced at E, then BE = BD = 5.6 units.


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