Posted by **MOLETE** on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 4:22pm.

in rectangle ABCD:points J,K,L and M are the mid-points of sides AB,BC,CD and DA respectively: AB=24cm andAD=10cm . what kind of quadrilateral is JKLM?

- MATH -
**MathMate**, Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 7:51pm
Draw the diagonal BD and join the mid-points JM.

Consider the similar triangles ADB and AMJ. Can you prove that MJ (line joining mid-points of AD and AB) is parallel to DB?

Can you repeat with triangles CBD and conclude that MJ is parallel to LK?

Similarly can you prove that ML is parallel to JK?

- MATH -
**Anonymous**, Thursday, December 17, 2015 at 10:09am
What is the most precise name for quadrilateral ABCD with vertices A(-5, -1), B(-5, 3), C(-2, 3), and D(-2, -1)?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- geometry - Given: QRST is a parallelogram. Prove: QRST is a square. Complete ...
- maths - ABCD is a quadrilateral. P,Q,R, and s are the mid Points of AB, BC, CD ...
- geometry CA - Graph quadrilateral ABCD. Then determine the most precise name for...
- MATH - .In <ABC, <A=60,<B=70,<C=50. Points D , E ,F are the mid-...
- geometry - the length of 2 diagonals of a quadrilateral is 10cm and 24cm ...
- geometry - A quadrilateral has vertices A(3, 5), B(2, 0), C(7, 0), and D(8, 5). ...
- Geometry - Quadrilateral WXZY is a square. If YX = 30 and WT = 2x – 7, then find...
- MATHS - IFE,F,G,H ARE RESPECTIVELY THE MID POINTS OF THE SIDE OF A PARALLELOGRAM...
- Geometry - The coordinates of the vertices of quadrilateral ABCD are A (-8, 8...
- maths - ABCD is a trapezoid with parallel sides AB and CD. Γ is an ...

More Related Questions