http://i295.photobucket.com/albums/m.../problem13.jpg

The directions are to write a paragraph explaining how to deduce what you want to prove from the given information.

I'm confused,so any help appreciated!

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- Mar 26th 2008, 07:37 PMnever_mind[SOLVED] Explain how to deduce what you want to prove-Help!
http://i295.photobucket.com/albums/m.../problem13.jpg

The directions are to write a paragraph explaining how to deduce what you want to prove from the given information.

I'm confused,so any help appreciated! - Mar 26th 2008, 09:07 PMteuthid
Here's a formal two-column proof, I'll let you translate it into an English paragraph...

$\displaystyle

\begin{array}{ll|l}

&Statement&Reason\\

\hline\\

(1)&\overline{AT}\cong \overline{GS}, \overline{AT}\| \overline{GS} &Given\\

(2)&\angle SGT \cong \angle ATG&Alt.\ Int.\ Angles\\

(3)&\overline{GT}\cong \overline{GT}&Reflexive\ property\ of\ \cong\\

(4)&\triangle GAT \cong \triangle TSG&1,\ 2,\ 3,\ SAS

\end{array}

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