In the figure given below, AD = CD and AB = CB.


(i) Is ABD CBD?

(ii) Does BD bisect ABC?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 19th Nov, 2013, 01:45: AM

Expert Answer:


AB = CB (given)

AD = CD (given)

and BD = BD (given)

(i) So, ABD CBD (By SSS congruence rule)

(ii) Thus, ABD = CBD (Corresponding parts of congruent triangles)

So, BD bisects ABC.

Hence proved.

Answered by  | 19th Nov, 2013, 03:45: AM