**Question:**

The median of a triangle divides it into two

(a) triangles of equal area

(b) congruent triangles

(c) right angled triangles

(d) isosceles triangles

**Solution:**

(a) We know that, a median of a triangle is a line segment joining a vertex to the mid-point of the opposite side. Thus, a median of a triangle divides it

into two triangles of equal area.