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## Chapter 6 Triangles Ex 6.6

Question 1.

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Question 2.
In the given figure, D is a point on hypotenuse AC of ∆ABC, DM ⊥ BC and DN ⊥ AB. Prove that:
(i)
DM2 = DN X MC
(ii) DN2 = DM X AN

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Question 3.
In the given figure, ABc is triangle in which ∠ABC > 90° and AD ⊥ CB produced. Prove that AC2 = AB2 + BC2  + 2BC X BD

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Question 4.
In the given figure, ABC is atriangle in which ∠ABC 90° and AD ⊥ CB. Prove that AC2 = AB2 + BC2 – 2BC X BD

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Question 5.
In the given figure, Ad is a median of a triangle ABC and AM ⊥ BC. Prove that

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Question 6.
Prove that the sum of the squares of the diagonals of parallelogram is equal to the sum of the squares of its sides.
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Question 7.
In the given figure, two chords AB and CD intersect each other at the point P. Prove that:
(i)
∆APC ~∆DPB
(ii)
AP X PB = CP X DP

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Question 8.
In the given figure, two chords Ab and CD of a circle intersect each other at the point P (when produced) outside the circle. Prove that:
(i)
∆PAC ~ ∆PDB
(ii)
PA X PB = PC X PD

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Question 10.
Nazima is fly fishing in a stream. The trip of her fishing rod is 1.8m above the surface of the water and the fly at the end of the string rests on the water 3.6m away and 2.4 m from a point directly under the trip of the rod. Assuming that her string (from the trip of the rod to the fly) is that, how much string does she have out (see the figure)? If she pills in the string at the rate of 5 cm per second, what will be the  horizontal distance of the fly from her after 12 seconds?

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