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## NCERT Solutions for Class 9 Maths Chapter 3

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##### Class 9 Maths – Coordinate Geometry

###### Important Questions for practice

- In which quadrant do the given points lie.

(i) (3, -2) (ii) (17, –30), (iii) (–2, 5), (iv) (–50, –20) (v) (10, 100) (vi) (–81, 80). [Answer: (i) IV Quadrant (ii) IV Quadrant (iii) II Quadrant (iv) III Quadrant (v) I Quadrant (vi) II Quadrant] - On which axes do the given points lie. (i) (11, 0), (ii) (–11, 0), (iii) 0, 14) (iv) (0, –100) [Answer: (i) x – axis, (ii) x – axis, (iii) y – axis, (iv) y – axis]
- The abscissa and ordinate of a point are –3 and –5 respectively then write down the ordered pair. [Answer: (-3, -5)]
- Write the name of the point where both axes intersect? [Answer: Origin]
- Is P(7, 0) and Q (0, 7) represent the same point? [Answer: Yes]
- In which quadrant x coordinate is negative? [Answer: II and III Quadrant]
- Name the figure formed when we plot the points (0, 0), (4, 4) and (0, 4) on a graph paper. [Answer: Right angled triangle]
- In which quadrant, does the point with values x > 0 and y > 0 exists. [Answer: I Quadrant]
- In the Cartesian plane the linear equation x – 5 = 0 is parallel to which axes? [Answer: y – axis]
- Write the coordinates of the fourth vertex of a square when three of its vertices are given by (1, 2) (5, 2) (5, –2). [Answer: (1, -2)]
- The perpendicular distance of the point P (5, 2) from x-axis is _______ and from y-axis is _______. [Answer: 2 units from x – axis and 5 units from y – axis]
- The perpendicular distance of the point Q (–116, –80) from x-axis is _______ and from y-axis is _______. [Answer: 80 units from x – axis and 116 units from y – axis]
- Write the mirror image of the point S(–5, 7) by using x-axis is _______. [Answer: (-5, -7)]
- Find the distance of the point P(4, 0) from origin. [Answer: 4 units]
- Draw the lines of coordinate axes on the plane of a graph paper and plot the given points: (i) A (3, 5) (ii) B (–7/2, 0), (iii) C (2, –6) (iv) D (–6, –4) (v) E (0, –5/2) (vi) F (8, 0).
- Point P(4, 3) is in the first quadrant. Find the coordinate of the point Q, opposite to P in fourth quadrant. [Answer: (4, -3)]
- Find the distance of point P (8, 3) from x axis. [Answer: 3 units]
- Write the name of the figure formed by joining the points A (–3, 0), B (0, 3) and C(3, 0) in the Cartesian plane. [Answer: Isosceles triangle]
- Write the coordinates of the point that lies on y-axis and is at a distance of 2 units in upward direction. [Answer: (0, 2)]
- Draw a line segment on a graph paper whose end points lies in first quadrant and third quadrant. Write the coordinates of its end points and midpoint of line segment.
- Plot point A(7, 6) and B (7, –6) on graph paper. Join the points and answer of the following: (i) It is a line or not. (ii) Write the coordinate of the point where it cuts the x-axis? (iii) If it is a line, then which axis is parallel to this line?
- Draw a triangle on graph paper having the coordinates of its vertices are A (–2, 0), B (4, 0) and C (1, 5). Also find the area of triangle. [Answer: 15 square units]
- If we plot the points P(5, 0), Q (5, 5), R(–5, 5) and S (–5, 0), which figure will we get? Name the symmetrical axis of this figure? [Answer: Rectangle, y – axis]
- Find the coordinate of a point which is equidistant from the two points (–4, 0) and (4, 0). How many of such points are possible satisfying the condition? [Answer: any point on y – axis, infinite]
- Draw a quadrilateral with vertices A (4, 3), B(–4, 3), C(–4, –3) and D(4, –3). Draw its diagonals and write the coordinates of a point where they cuts on a graph paper? [Answer: At origin (0, 0)]
- A rectangular fields is of length 10 units & breadth 8 units. One of its vertex lie on the origin. The longer side is along x-axis and one of its vertices lie in first quadrant. Find all the vertices.
- Plot the points B (5, 3), E(5, 1), S (0, 1) and T(0, 3) and answer the following: (i) Join the points and name the figure obtained. (ii) Find the area of figure. (iii) Which mathematical concept has been used in this problem?