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Posted by **Kate** on Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at 8:16pm.

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at 9:07pmThe centroid cuts a median in the ratio of 2:1, with the longer part towards the vertex.

so 2x + x = 36

3x = 36

x = 12

so the median of 36 units will be cut in the ratio of 24:12, with the 24 units towards the vertex.

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