How to Draw a Trapezium?

1. Draw a trapezium EFGH so that FE // GH, ∠FGH = 65°, GH = 6 cm, FG = 3 cm and FE = 4 cm.


Step 1: Draw a straight line GH 6 cm long.

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Step 2: Using a protractor draw an angle of 65° from Point G. Mark the Point F so that FG = 3 cm.

drawing a trapezium
Step 3: Using a ruler and a set square draw a line FE so that it is parallel to GH. Mark the Point E so that FE = 4 cm.

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Step 4: Join Point E to Point HG.

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EFGH is the required trapezium.