in a traingle ABC, <BAC=80 and Q is the point on BC such that AQ bisects the angle BAC. There is also a point P on AB such that <QPC=40 and P is distinct from A. Prove that PQ=QC

any help would be awesome!!

thanx in advnace

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- July 2nd 2007, 11:40 PMshoshoanother circle geometry question~~~ really urgent
in a traingle ABC, <BAC=80 and Q is the point on BC such that AQ bisects the angle BAC. There is also a point P on AB such that <QPC=40 and P is distinct from A. Prove that PQ=QC

any help would be awesome!!

thanx in advnace - July 3rd 2007, 12:04 AMred_dog
We have , then the quadrilater can be inscribed in a circle.

Yields , so the triangle is isosceles, then