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robinfr93
 2 years ago
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??
robinfr93
 2 years ago
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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anshulnith
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1K 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.

robinfr93
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dats fine but why the 1?? Why can't we go for any other number??

anshulnith
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You can take also ratio as m:n rather than k:1, here k will be equivalent to m/n

robinfr93
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks that was exactly what i was looking for!!! :)
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