In the given figure, ratio of the area of triangle ABC to the area of triangle ACD is the same as the ratio of base BC of triangle ABC to the base CD of ΔACD. - Mathematics

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In the given figure, ratio of the area of triangle ABC to the area of triangle ACD is the same as the ratio of base BC of triangle ABC to the base CD of ΔACD.

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Solution

This statement is True.

Explanation:


∵ Area of ΔABC : Area of ΔACD = `1/2` × BC × AC : `1/2` × CD × AC   ......[∵ Area of triangle = Base × Height]

= BC : CD 

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Chapter 9: Perimeter and Area - Exercise [Page 278]

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NCERT Exemplar Mathematics Class 7
Chapter 9 Perimeter and Area
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