Quantitative Aptitude – Geometry – Polygons – Let ABCDEF be a regular hexagon

January 1st, 2020 by

Quantitative Aptitude - Geometry - Polygons - Let ABCDEF be a regular hexagon Quantitative Aptitude - Geometry - Polygons Question Let ABCDEF be a regular hexagon with each side of length 1 cm. The area (in sq cm) of a square with AC as one side is A) 3√2 B) 3 C) 4 D) √3 Answer Option (B) Solution From CAT 2017 - Quantitative Aptitude - Geometry - Polygons, we can see that, Angle (ABC) = 120 deg According to the formula, Cos (theta) = (b^2 + c^2 – a^2)/2bc Cos (120) = [(AB)^2 + (BC)^2 – (AC)^2]/2*AB*BC

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Quantitative Aptitude – Geometry – Polygons – In a parallelogram ABCD of area 72 sq cm

December 21st, 2019 by

Quantitative Aptitude – Geometry - Polygons – In a parallelogram ABCD of area 72 sq cm Slot -1 – Quantitative Aptitude – Geometry - Polygons – In a parallelogram ABCD of area 72 sq cm In a parallelogram ABCD of area 72 sq cm, the sides CD and AD have lengths 9 cm and 16 cm, respectively. Let P be a point on CD such that AP is perpendicular to CD. Then the area, in sq cm, of triangle APD is? a) 24√3 b) 12√3 c) 32√3 d) 18√3 Answer: c) 32√3 Solution: As given, Area of parallelogram ABCD = 72 So AB

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