Points M,N, and O are the midpoints of sides KL,LJ , and JK, respectively, of triangle JKL. Points P, Q, and R are the midpoints of NO, OM, and MN, respectively. If the area of triangle PQR is 27, then what is the area of triangle LPQ?
Here is one answer from Heureka
Here is a different answer from me.
I think the answers are different.
You will have to decide which one, if either, is correct.
Correction: I think at least one of the questions is a slightly different question from the one you asked.
Still they are very similar and at a glance it appears we have tackled them very differently from each other.