Q. 9

P and Q are the p

Answer :


As, PQ = PR + RQ

We have,

PR : RQ = 2 : 3

i.e. R divides PQ in 2 : 3

Using section formula, i.e.

The coordinates of Point R which divides line PQ in a ration m : n is

Where, (x1, y1) and (x2, y2) are the coordinates of points P and Q respectively.

We have, P(2, -1), Q(-3, 4) and ratio is 2 : 3

Hence, coordinates of R is (0, 1)

Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses