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Fold Judgement II (Posted on 2014-04-01) Difficulty: 3 of 5
A sheet of paper is in the form of a triangle ABC in which AB=3, BC=4 and CA = 5. D is a point in AB such that AD = 1

The paper is folded so that C coincides with D and the resultant crease meets BC at the point X.

Find the length of BX.

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Solution Geometers' Sketchpad Solution | Comment 3 of 6 |
Setting up the perpendicular bisector to CD has X meet CB 1.5 units from B, so BX has length 1.5.
  Posted by Charlie on 2014-04-01 15:29:38
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