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P(x, y) is a point which divides line segment joining A(2, 1) and B(5, -8) in 1:2 ratio. Find

the point P. Hence find ‘k’ if point ‘P’ lies in the line 2x – y + k = 0.

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__Given____ ____that____ ____P____ ____(____x____,____y____)____ ____divides____ ____the____ ____ ____line____ ____segment____ ____joing____ ____A____ ____(____1____,____1____)____ ____and____ ____B____ ____(____5____,____8____)____ ____ __

__AP____:____AB____=____1____:____3__

__AP____:____PB____ ____=____1____:____2____ __

__2x____-____y____+____k____ ____=____0__

__2____ ____(____3____)____-____(____-____2____)____+____k____ ____=____0__

__6____+____2____+____k____=____0__

__k____=____-____8____ ____.__

__Hope____ ____it helps u____ __

__Mark____ ____it as BRAINLIEAST please i request____ __

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### ↪️ k = -8.

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