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Triangle Problem

Let triangle ABC be isosceles with AB = AC. The altitude from A is AE and cevian BF intersects AE at D. If AF : AC = 1 : 3 Then find AD : DE and BD : BF.


Just draw cevian CG that intersects AE at D, too . (G is on line AB) Connect F & G. Line FG is parallel to BC. Use similarity of triangles to solve the questions.

ANSWERS ARE 3/4 & 1.


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