In the βˆ†ABC, D and E are points on side AB and AC respectively such that DE II BC. If AE = 2cm, AD = 3cm and BD = 4.5cm, then find CE.

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Question 10 In the βˆ†ABC, D and E are points on side AB and AC respectively such that DE II BC. If AE = 2cm, AD = 3cm and BD = 4.5cm, then find CE.Since DE II BC By Basic Proportionality Theorem 𝑨𝑫/𝑩𝑫=𝑨𝑬/π‘ͺ𝑬 3/4.5=2/𝐢𝐸 CE = (2 Γ— 4.5)/3 CE = 9/3 CE = 3 cm

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