Q. 11 D3.9( 7 Votes )

# A point which divides the line segment joining two point s (2, –5) and (–3, –2) externally in the ratio 4: 3. The ordinate of point is

A. –18

B. –7

C. 18

D. 7

Answer :

Let the co-ordinates of the point which divides the line segment be (x, y) –

We know, ordinate is y – coordinate of any point .

And, we know, By section formula

⇒ y = 7

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