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## How do you construct a trapezium in Class 8?

Construction of a trapezium

1. Steps of construction:
2. Step 1: Draw PQ = 8cm.
3. Step 2: At Q, draw ∠PQX = 60°.
4. Step 3: From ray QX, cut off QR = 6 cm.
5. Step 4: At R, draw ∠QRY = 120°
6. Step 5: From ray RY, cut off RS = 4 cm.
7. Step 6: Join SP. PQRS is the required trapezoid.

## How do you make a perfect trapezium?

1. Draw a rectangle.
2. Switch to the hollow(Direct) select tool.
3. Drag an drop a selection over 2 corners of your rectangle (2 selected vector points will be solid, the hollow ones are not selected and remain stationary)
4. Switch to scale tool, hold down shift and scale.
5. Nudge your selection if needed.

## What is trapezium diagram?

A trapezium, also known as a trapezoid, is a quadrilateral in which a pair of sides are parallel, but the other pair of opposite sides are non-parallel. The area of a trapezium is computed with the following formula: Area = 1 2 × Sum of parallel sides × Distance between them .

## How do you draw a trapezium with 4 sides?

Draw line segment AB = 6 cm. Mark a point E on AB such that AE = DC = 4 cm. Draw an arc with E as the centre and radius 5 cm. Draw another arc with B as the centre and radius 4 cm, cutting the previous arc at C.