AB and CD are two equal and parallel chords of the ellipse a2x2+b2y2=1. Tangents to the ellipse at A and B intersect at P and tangents at C and D at Q. The line PQ
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A rod of length l cm moves with its ends A (on x=-axis) and B (on y-axis) always touching the coordinae axes. Prove that the point P on the rod which divides AB in the ratio λ(=1) is ellipse. Alos, find the eccentricity of the ellipse.
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