
Directions: Decide if these statements are TRUE or FALSE. Check your answer when finished.

Given: (with initial point A) 

1. AP : PB = 3 : 2 


2. AP : AB = 2 : 5 


3. PB : AB = 2 : 5 


4. BP : PA = 2 : 3 


5. AB : AP = 5 : 3 


Directions: Answer these questions pertaining to partitioning segments. Choose the best answer.
1. 
A line segment partitioned by a ratio of 3:4 can be thought of as having ____ congruent sections. 



2. 
On a number line, point C is located at 4 and point D is located at 6. At what point must P be located so that the directed line segment from C to D will be partitioned in a 2:3 ratio?

Choose:


3. 
Given with coordinates A(4,5) and
B(12,13). Find the horizontal distance and the vertical distance from A to B, stated in that order. 



4. 
The coordinates of the endpoints of are A(6,5) and B(4,0). Point P is on . Determine the coordinates of point P such that AP:PB is 2:3. 
Choose:


5. 
Given a line segment from E to F. Point D lies on the segment 5/7 of EF from point E. What is the ratio ED:DF ? 



6. 
Point P partitions directed segment in the ratio of 3:4.
If A(9,9) and B(5,2), find the coordinates of P. 
Choose:


7. 
Given a directed segment from M to N as shown at the right. Find the coordinates of partition point P that divides the segment into a 5:2 ratio. 



8. 
Given directed segment such that A(5,0) and B(3,4). Find the coordinates of point P which partitions the segment in a ratio of 3:2. 



9. 
Given as shown at the right. Find the coordinates of partition point P that divides directed segment into a 1:3 ratio. 



10. 
Given as shown at the right. Find the coordinates of partition point P that divides directed segment into a 3:1 ratio. 



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