Posted by **jani** on Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 11:40am.

points a,b,c,and d lie on a straight line in the given order. AC = 25 cm and BD = 46 cm. The ratio of length AB is 5/2. Find the length of line segment BC in cm

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 11:53am
The statement

"The ratio of length AB is 5/2 "

makes no sense.

Check your typing.

It has to be something like

"The ratio of length AB to ...... is 5/2 "

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**Tahsin**, Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 5:08pm
To Reiny

I think he ment " the ratio of line segment AB to CD is 5:2"

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**Tahsin**, Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 5:08pm
With this thought, the answer is 11

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