Solution - Division of a Line Segment



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Construct a triangle ABC in which AB = 5 cm, BC = 6 cm and ∠ABC = 60˚. Now construct another triangle whose sides are 5/7 times the corresponding sides of ΔABC.


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Solution for concept: Division of a Line Segment. For the course 8th-10th CBSE