By section formula which states that if a point P(x,y) divides the line with endpoints A(x1,y1) and B(x2,y2) in the ration m:n, the coordinates of x and y are:
If the segment is divided by the x-axis then the point at x-axis is (x, 0).
Let, the ratio of segment AB be m : 1.
So, the ratio is 3 : 5.
So, the x-coordinate is .
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