- Slope of a Line Or Gradient of a Line.
- Parallelism of Line
- Perpendicularity of Line in Term of Slope
- Collinearity of Points
- Slope of a line when coordinates of any two points on the line are given
- Conditions for parallelism and perpendicularity of lines in terms of their slopes
- Angle between two lines
- Collinearity of three points
Consider the given population and year graph. Find the slope of the line AB and using it, find what will be the population in the year 2010?
The base of an equilateral triangle with side 2a lies along they y-axis such that the mid point of the base is at the origin. Find vertices of the triangle.
Find the equation of a line drawn perpendicular to the line `x/4 + y/6 = 1`through the point, where it meets the y-axis.
Draw a quadrilateral in the Cartesian plane, whose vertices are (–4, 5), (0, 7), (5, –5) and (–4, –2). Also, find its area.
A line passes through (x1, y1) and (h, k). If slope of the line is m, show that k – y1 = m (h – x1).
Find the slope of the line, which makes an angle of 30° with the positive direction of y-axis measured anticlockwise.
Without using distance formula, show that points (–2, –1), (4, 0), (3, 3) and (–3, 2) are vertices of a parallelogram.
The slope of a line is double of the slope of another line. If tangent of the angle between them is `1/3`, find the slopes of the lines
Find the slope of a line, which passes through the origin, and the mid-point of the line segment joining the points P (0, –4) and B (8, 0).
Find the values of k for which the line (k–3) x – (4 – k2) y + k2 –7k + 6 = 0 is
(a) Parallel to the x-axis,
(b) Parallel to the y-axis,
(c) Passing through the origin.
Find the equation of the lines through the point (3, 2) which make an angle of 45° with the line x –2y = 3.
Without using the Pythagoras theorem, show that the points (4, 4), (3, 5) and (–1, –1) are the vertices of a right angled triangle.
Find the value of p so that the three lines 3x + y – 2 = 0, px + 2y – 3 = 0 and 2x – y – 3 = 0 may intersect at one point.