In the figure below, side $AE$ of rectangle $ABDE$ is parallel to the $x$-axis, and side $BD$ contains the point $C$. The vertices of triangle $ACE$ are $A(1, 1)$, $C(3, 5)$ and $E(4, 1)$. What is the ratio of the area of triangle $ACE$ to the area of rectangle $ABDE$?

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