# Worksheet: Geometric Constructions: Perpendicular Lines

In this worksheet, we will practice constructing perpendicular bisectors and perpendicular lines from points outside straight lines.

**Q1: **

Draw any line segment from a point to a point and bisect it at the point . From , draw a line perpendicular to to a point . What can you say about the lengths of and ?

- A
- B
- C

**Q2: **

What does the following figure illustrate?

- Aa bisector of a line segment
- Ba straight line parallel to another line
- Ca perpendicular to a straight line originating from it
- Da perpendicular from a point lying outside a straight line
- Ea bisector of an angle

**Q3: **

What construction is illustrated below?

- Aan angle congruent to another angle
- Ba perpendicular from a point lying outside a straight line
- Ca bisector of a line segment
- Da bisector of an angle
- Ea straight line parallel to another line