**Dividing Right-Angled Figure
**Divide the rectilinear right-angled figure shown below into two equal areas with one straight line .

Source: Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival

**SOLUTION**

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**Area of right-angled figure = area of rectangle + area of square

We want the area of triangle to be half of the area of the right-angled figure

The straight line divides the right-angled figure into two equal areas.

**Answer**: Given in solution.

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