*BD *= 5*cm *= *BE*

Solving (3) and (4), we get

and

*AD *= 9*cm*

* *

In the given figure, a cradle inscribed in a triangle ABC touches the sides AB, BC and CA at points D, E and F respectively. If AB = 14cm, BC = 8cm and CA=12 cm. Find the length AD, BE and CF.

*BD *= 5*cm *= *BE*

Solving (3) and (4), we get

and

*AD *= 9*cm*

* *