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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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1. The base BC of an equilateral ΔABC lies on y-axis. The coordinates of C are (0, -4). If the origin is the midpoint of the base BC, find the coordinates of the points A and B.

2. Find the value of

3. Using similar triangles, prove that the line drawn from the mid-point of one side of a triangle parallel to another side bisects the third side.

4. Prove that

5. Prove that

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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ganesh wrote:

2. Find the value of

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**Daniel123****Member**- Registered: 2007-05-23
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4. Easy given the fact that

*Last edited by Daniel123 (2009-01-03 02:47:15)*

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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To JaneFairfax and Daniel 123:-

Both of you are perfectly right, but these were meant for 14-15 year olds

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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I want to be 1415 years old again.

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**Daniel123****Member**- Registered: 2007-05-23
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I wasn't sure what 'matriculation level' was

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Matriculation is the tenth year of schooling (in India), then the twelfth is Higher Secondary examination or Pre-University course (16-17 years of age).

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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