Drag the Steps slider to see the steps of the construction. The construction assumes that the user has already worked through the construction of the line through a point perpendicular to a given line segment.

The two points, A and B, which
define the line, and the given point C, can be moved to
new positions by dragging.

Created by Mike May, S.J., with GeoGebra

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Last updated By Mike May, S.J., September 11, 2008.

Converted to GeoGebra 5y Mike May, S.J., May 27, 2016.