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# What is the length of line segment AB in the figure above?

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What is the length of line segment AB in the figure above?

A. (√2)/2
B. (√3)/2
C. √2
D. 3/2
E. √3

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What is the length of line segment AB in the figure above?

A. (√2)/2
B. (√3)/2
C. √2
D. 3/2
E. √3

Please draw the figure and make the construction AD as mentioned in the explanation

Answer: option C
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Use the formulae c/sin c = b/sin B. Values of b is given and c needs to be found out. B and C are angles opposite sides b and c. Solve for c and the value comes to sqrt(2) or option C.
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