In ABC, G is the centroid an BE=12 find BG AND GE.
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What is E? Which line is E on?
the line from a vertex of a triangle to the centre of the line opposite has ratio 2:1 with the centroid at the point of the two ratios. So, GE is twice the length of BG. BE has length 12. So, GE is twice BG, and BG + GE = 12. This means that BG has length 4, and GE has length 8. Notice, the length from the centroid G to the vertex E is twice the length from the centroid G to the centre of the opposite side from E. This is the 2:1 ratio...
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thank you, but the choices i have to choose from are (Bg=2 1/4 Ge=6 3/4) (BG=6 GE=3) (BG=4 1/2 GE=4 1/2) OR (BG=3GE=6) so which of those would it be?
Then I think that when you wrote originally that BE = 12, you meant BE = 9, because obviously BG + GE = BE, and all of your choices add up to 9. So, you need to choose two numbers that add to nine, such that one of the numbers is twice the other one. The one that is twice the other one is the length from the vertex to the centroid. The other number is the centroid to the opposite side. So the answer is BG = 3, GE = 6.
oh yes im sorry thats what i meant, thank soo much? just wondering can you help me with my other problems? pleasee