Problem 97. Similar Triangles, Areas. Level: High School, SAT Prep, College

In the figure below, given a triangle ABC, line DEF parallel to AC and line FGM parallel to AB. If S, S1, S2, and S3, are the areas of triangles ABC, DBE, FGE, and MGC respectively, prove that: Conclusion to prove. View or post a solution.

Problem about similar triangles and areas. Elearning

 

FACTS AND HINTS:


1. COMPARING AREAS OF SIMILAR TRIANGLES:
Proposition:
The areas of similar triangles are to each other as the squares of any two corresponding segments.


 

 

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