GMAT Practice Question Set #1 (Question 1-3)

Problem Solving Question #1: Coordinate Triangles  
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Points A, B, and, C have xy-coordinates (2,0), (8,12), and (14,0), respectively. Points X, Y, and Z have xy-coordinates (6,0), (8,4), and (10,0), respectively.

What fraction of the area of triangle ABC is the area of triangle XYZ?

(A)

1/9

(B)

1/8

(C)

1/6

(D)

1/5

(E)

1/3

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