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what is the difference between using a drawing program to construct a figure and a straigtege and acompass

 
 
Oliver uses a compass and a straightedge to construct a square inscribed in a circle. Claire uses a drawing program to construct a square inscribed in a circle. In your own words, describe how Oliver's construction steps will be different from Claire's construction steps. 
 
     What i want to know is what is the difference between using a drawing program and using a compass and a straightedge

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Steve S. | Tutoring in Precalculus, Trig, and Differential CalculusTutoring in Precalculus, Trig, and Diffe...
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You need to try both.
 
First with a compass and straight edge, on paper, follow the procedure in the Construction Protocol listed in this: http://www.wyzant.com/resources/files/265219/construction_a_square_inscribed_in_a_circle
 
Then get your own copy of GeoGebra (it's FREE; Google it) and recreate the Construction Protocol I used.
 
Then you'll have first-hand experience you can use to describe the two in your own words.