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Determine the ratio in which the straight line x-y-2 = 0 divides the line segment joining (3, -1) and (8, 9).

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Suppose the line x - y - 2 = 0 divides the line segment joining A(3, -1) and B(8, 9) in the ratio K:1 at point P. Then the coordinates of P are

So, the required ratio is 2 : 3

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