Here is a video solution for a Problem based on Carpet Strategy in Geometry. This problem is helpful for Math Olympiad, ISI & CMI Entrance, and other math contests. Watch and Learn!
Here goes the question…
Suppose ABCD is a square and X is a point on BC such that AX and DX are joined to form a triangle AXD. Similarly, there is a point Y on AB such that DY and CY are joined to form the triangle DYC. Compare the area of the triangles to the area of the square.
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