# Solution #57: Tower of Squares

PA has the area of 5 squares below it, and PB has the area of 3 squares below
it. Thus the area of /\PAB is equal to the area of 2 squares. We have to
choose Q so that AQ:QB as 1:3 to get a line with the area of 4.5 squares
below it.

Source: Mathematics Teacher

Categories: Geometry and Space

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