Mathematics Questions and Answers – Intersecting & Non-intersecting Lines


This set of Mathematics Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Intersecting & Non-intersecting Lines”.

1. In the diagram shown below, pair of lines PQ and RS are __________

a) perpendicular
b) parallel
c) intersecting
d) non intersecting
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Answer: b
Explanation: It can be seen in the diagram that given lines don’t intersect with each other, hence they are parallel lines.

2. From the diagram shown below, what is the relation between ∠POS and ∠ROQ?

a) ∠POS > ∠ROQ
b) ∠POS < ∠ROQ
c) ∠POS = ∠ROQ
d) ∠POS = 2∠ROQ
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Answer: c
Explanation: According to theorem 6.1, if two lines intersect each other then vertically opposite angles are equal.
In the given diagram, ∠POS and ∠ROQ are vertically opposite angles, hence they are equal according to theorem 6.1.

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