In a parallelogram PQRS, Take a point A on RS and join P and Q. In how many parts, the parallelogram is divided? What are the shapes of these Parts? Divide the parallelogram into two parts of equal area.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 17th Aug, 2017, 12:21: PM

Expert Answer:

PQRS is a parallelogram. A is a point on SR
By joining A to P and Q, parallelogram is divided into three parts.
Each part is triangular in shape. Three triangles are PSA, PAQ and QAR.
The diagonals of a parallelogram divide it into two parts of equal area.

Answered by  | 17th Aug, 2017, 02:21: PM