Q. 95.0( 4 Votes )

D and E are points on sides AB and AC of triangle ABC such that DE || BC and AD = 8 cm, AB = 12 cm and AE = 12 cm. Then the measure of CE will be:
A. 6 cm

B. 18 cm

C. 9 cm

D. 15 cm

Answer :

Given,


AD = 8 cm


AB = 12 cm


DB = AB – AD = 12 – 8 = 4 cm


AE = 12 cm



In ΔADE & ΔABC,


DE||BC



Putting the values of AD,DB,AE,



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