Determine if the points (1, 5), (2, 3) and (-2, -11) are collinear.

Asked by Abhisek | 1 year ago |  70

##### Solution :-

The sum of the lengths of any two line segments is equal to the length of the third line segment then all three points are collinear.

Consider, A = (1, 5) B = (2, 3) and C = (-2, -11)

Find the distance between points; say AB, BC and CA

Since AB + BC ≠ CA

Therefore, the points (1, 5), (2, 3), and ( – 2, – 11) are not collinear.

Answered by Pragya Singh | 1 year ago

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