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Question

In the given figure, AC = CE and AB||ED. Using this information, find the value of x.


  1. 13
  2. 15
  3. 25
  4. 17


Solution

The correct option is B 15
In Δ ABC and Δ EDC,

AC = CE .... (Given)

BAC=DEC    (Alternate angles)

ACB=ECD   
(Vertically opposite angles)

ΔABCΔEDC   
(by ASA congruence criteria)

AB=DE   (corresponding sides of congruent triangles)

x+10=2x5

x=15

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