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Why do we suppose a line to be divide ONLY in ratio K:1 when solving for a line in a rectangular coordinate whose points are being divided internally or externally??

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    K can be anything postive or negative. While solving if it comes out to be postive then point divide internally otherwise externally. It doesnt matter with the choice of K.

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    dats fine but why the 1?? Why can't we go for any other number??

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    You can take also ratio as m:n rather than k:1, here k will be equivalent to m/n

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    Thanks that was exactly what i was looking for!!! :)

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    wc

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