In the diagram, DE||BC, |AD| = x cm and |DB| = |AE| = ycm. Find |CE| in terms of x and y

A. x

B. x^2/y

C. y/x^2

D. y^2/x

Correct Answer: Option D

**D. y^2/x**

Explanation

x/x+y=y/x+CE

xy+xCE=xy+y^2

∴xCE=y^2

CE=y^2/x

In the diagram, DE||BC, |AD| = x cm and |DB| = |AE| = ycm. Find |CE| in terms of x and y

A. x

B. x^2/y

C. y/x^2

D. y^2/x

Correct Answer: Option D

**D. y^2/x**

Explanation

x/x+y=y/x+CE

xy+xCE=xy+y^2

∴xCE=y^2

CE=y^2/x

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