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    ABCD is a paralleogram . H is the midpoint of BC and K is the midpoint of CD . THe lines AC and HK meet at L . Find the ratios AL:CL
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    Quote Originally Posted by thereddevils View Post
    ABCD is a paralleogram . H is the midpoint of BC and K is the midpoint of CD . THe lines AC and HK meet at L . Find the ratios AL:CL
    1. Draw the midparallels of the parallelogram. (see attachment)

    2. The point L bisects the diagonal in the smaller parallelogram.

    3. Therefore the ration is 3 : 1
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