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In what ratio, the line joining (-2, 3) and (3, 5) is divided by the line 2x + y = 5.

Asked by Topperlearning User 20th October 2016, 5:08 AM
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The line joining the points (-2, 3) and (3, 5) is divided at P (x1, y1). Let this ratio be k:1.

       Point P is
This point lies on the line 2x + y = 5.
       6k - 4 + 5k + 3 = 5k + 5
       6k = 6
        k = 1
        P divides the line joining the points (-2, 3) and (3, 5) equally
Answered by Expert 20th October 2016, 7:08 AM
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