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#### MCQ Topic Outline included in Mathematics Board Exam Syllabi

- MCQ in Rectangular coordinates system | MCQ in Distance Formula | MCQ in Distance between two points in space | MCQ in Slope of a Line | MCQ in Angle between two lines| MCQ in Distance between a point and a line | MCQ in Distance between two lines | MCQ in Division of line segment | MCQ in Area by coordinates | MCQ in Lines | MCQ in Conic sections | MCQ in Circles

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⇐ MCQ in Analytic Geometry: Points, Lines and Circles Part 1 | Math Board Exam

**Choose the letter of the best answer in each questions.**

51. State the quadrant in which the coordinate (15, -2) lies.

A. I

B. IV

C. II

D. III

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

52. Of what quadrant is A, if sec A is positive and csc A is negative?

A. III

B. I

C. IV

D. II

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

53. The segment from (-1, 4) to (2, -2) is extended three times its own length. The terminal point is

A. (11, -18)

B. (11, -24)

C. (11, -20)

D. (-11, -20)

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

54. The midpoint of the line segment between P1(x, y) and P2(-2, 4) is Pm(2, -1). Find the coordinate of P1.

A. (6, -5)

B. (5, -6)

C. (6, -6)

D. (-6, 6)

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

55. Find the coordinates of the point P(2,4) with respect to the translated axis with origin at (1,3).

A. (1, -1)

B. (1, 1)

C. (-1, -1)

D. (-1, 1)

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

56. Find the median through (-2, -5) of the triangle whose vertices are (-6, 2), (2, -2), and (-2, -5).

A. 3

B. 4

C. 5

D. 6

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

57. Find the centroid of a triangle whose vertices are (2, 3), (-4, 6) and (2, -6).

A. (0, 1)

B. (0, -1)

C. (1, 0)

D. (-1, 0)

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

58. Find the area of triangle whose vertices are A (-3, -1), B(5, 3) and (2, -8)

A. 34

B. 36

C. 38

D. 32

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

59. Find the distance between the points (4, -2) and (-5, 1)

A. 4.897

B. 8.947

C. 7.149

D. 9.487

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

60. Find the distance between A(4, -3) and B(-2, 5).

A. 11

B. 8

C. 9

D. 10

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

61. If the distance between the points (8, 7) and (3, y) is 13, what is the value of y?

A. 5

B. -19

C. 19 or -5

D. 5 or -19

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

62. The distance between the points (sin x, cos x) and (cos x, -sin x) is:

A. 1

B. √2

C. 2 sin x cos x

D. 4 sin x cos x

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

63. Find the distance from the point (2, 3) to the line 3x + 4y + 9 = 0.

A. 5

B. 5.4

C. 5.8

D. 6.2

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

64. Find the distance from the point (5, -3) to the line 7x – 4y – 28 = 0.

A. 2.62

B. 2.36

C. 2.48

D. 2.54

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

65. How far is the line 3x – 4y + 15 = 0 from the origin?

A. 1

B. 2

C. 3

D. 4

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

66. Determine the distance from (5, 10) to the line x – y = 0

A. 3.86

B. 3.54

C. 3.68

D. 3.72

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

67. The two points on the lines 2x + 3y +4 = 0 which are at distance 2 from the line 3x + 4y – 6 = 0 are:

A. (-8, -8) and (-16, -16)

B. (-44, 64) and (-5, 2)

C. (-5.5, 1) and (-5, 2)

D. (64, -44) and (4, -4)

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

68. The intercept form for algebraic straight-line equation is:

A. (a/x) + (y/b) = 1

B. y = mx + b

C. Ax + By + C = 0

D. (x/a) + (y/b) = 1

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

69. Find the slope of the line defined by y – x = 5

A. 1

B. -1/2

C. ¼

D. 5 + x

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

70. The slope of the line 3x + 2y + 5 = 0 is:

A. -2/3

B. -3/2

C. 3/2

D. 2/3

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

71. Find the slope of the line whose parametric equation is y = 5 – 3t and x = 2 + t.

A. 3

B. -3

C. 2

D. -2

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

72. Find the slope of the curve whose parametric equations are

x = -1 + t

y = 2t

A. 2

B. 3

C. 1

D. 4

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

73. Find the angle that the line 2y – 9x – 18 = 0 makes with the x-axis.

A. 74.77°

B. 4.5°

C. 47.77°

D. 77.47°

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

74. Which of the following is perpendicular to the line x/3 + y/4 = 1?

A. x – 4y – 8 = 0

B. 4x – 3y – 6 = 0

C. 3x – 4y – 5 = 0

D. 4x + 3y – 11 = 0

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

75. Find the equation of the bisector of the obtuse angle between the lines 2x + y = 4 and 4x – 2y = 7

A. 4y = 1

B. 8x = 15

C. 2y = 3

D. 8x + 4y = 6

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

76. The equation of the line through (1, 2) and parallel to the line 3x – 2y + 4 = 0 is:

A. 3x – 2y + 1 = 0

B. 3x – 2y – 1 = 0

C. 3x + 2y + 1 = 0

D. 3x + 2y – 1 = 0

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

77. If the points (-3, -5), (x, y), and (3, 4) lie on a straight line, which of the following is correct?

A. 3x + 2y – 1 = 0

B. 2x + 3y + 1 = 0

C. 2x + 3y – 1 = 0

D. 3x – 2y – 1 = 0

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

78. One line passes through the points (1, 9) and (2, 6), another line passes through (3, 3) and (-1, 5). The acute angle between the two lines is:

A. 30°

B. 45°

C. 60°

D. 135°

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

79. The two straight lines 4x – y + 3 = 0 and 8x – 2y + 6 = 0

A. Intersects at the origin

B. Are coincident

C. Are parallel

D. Are perpendicular

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

80. A line which passes through (5, 6) and (-3. -4) has an equation of

A. 5x + 4y + 1 = 0

B. 5x – 4y – 1 = 0

C. 5x – 4y + 1 = 0

D. 5x + y – 1 = 0

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

81. Find the equation of the line with slope of 2 and y-intercept of -3.

A. y = -3x + 2

B. y = 2x – 3

C. y = 2/3 x + 1

D. y = 3x – 2

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

82. What is the equation of the line that passes through (4, 0) and is parallel to the line x – y – 2 = 0?

A. y + x + 4 = 0

B. y – x + 4 = 0

C. y – x – 4 = 0

D. y + x – 4 = 0

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

83. Determine B such that 3x + 2y – 7 = 0 is perpendicular to 2x – By + 2 = 0

A. 2

B. 3

C. 4

D. 5

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

84. The equation of a line that intercepts the x-axis at x = 4 and the y-axis at y = -6 is:

A. 2x – 3y = 12

B. 3x + 2y = 12

C. 3x – 2y = 12

D. 2x – 37 = 12

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

85. How far from the y-axis is the center of the curve 2×2 + 2y2 + 10x – 6y – 55 = 0?

A. -3.0

B. 2.75

C. -3.25

D. 2.5

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

86. Find the area of the circle whose center is at (2,-5) and tangent to the line 4x + 3y – 8 = 0.

A. 6π

B. 9π

C. 3π

D. 12π

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

87. Determine the area enclosed by the curve x^{2} – 10x + 4y + y^{2} = 196

A. 15π

B. 225π

C. 12π

D. 144π

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

88. Find the shortest distance from the point (1, 2) to appoint on the circumference of the circle defined by the equation x^{2} + y^{2} + 10x + 6y + 30 = 0.

A. 5.61

B. 5.71

C. 5.81

D. 5.91

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

89. Determine the length of the chord common to the circles x^{2} + y^{2} = 64 and x^{2} + y^{2} – 16x – 0.

A. 13.86

B. 12.82

C. 13.25

D. 12.28

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

90. If (3, -2) is on a circle with center (-1, 1), then the area of the circle is:

A. 5π

B. 25π

C. 4π

D. 3π

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

91. The radius of the circle 2x^{2} + 2y^{2} – 3x + 4y – 1 = 0 is:

A. (√33)/4

B. 33/16

C. (√33)/3

D. 17

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

92. What is the radius of the circle with the following equation?

x^{2} – 6x + y^{2} – 4y – 12 = 0

A. 3.46

B. 5

C. 7

D. 6

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

93. The diameter of a circle described by 9x^{2} + 9y^{2} = 16 is:

A. 16/9

B. 4/3

C. 4

D. 8/3

Answer: **Option D**

Solution:

94. Find the center of the circle x^{2} + y^{2} – 6x + 4y – 23 = 0.

A. (3, -2)

B. (3, 2)

C. (-3, 2)

D. (-3, -2)

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

95. Determine the equation of the circle whose center is at (4, 5) and tangent to the circle whose equation is x^{2} + y^{2} + 4x + 6y – 23 = 0.

A. x^{2} + y^{2} – 8x + 10y – 25 = 0

B. x^{2} + y^{2} + 8x – 10y + 25 = 0

C. x^{2} + y^{2} – 8x – 10y + 25 = 0

D. x^{2} + y^{2} – 8x – 10y – 25 = 0

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

96. The equation of the circle with center at (-2, 3) and which is tangent to the line 20x – 21y – 42 = 0.

A. x^{2} + y^{2} + 4x – 6y – 12 = 0

B. x^{2} + y^{2} + 4x – 6y + 12 = 0

C. x^{2} + y^{2} + 4x + 6y – 12 = 0

D. x^{2} + y^{2 }– 4x – 6y – 12 = 0

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

97. A circle has a diameter whose ends are at (-3, 2) and (12, -6). Its Equation is:

A. 4x^{2} + 4y^{2} – 36x + 16y + 192 = 0

B. 4x^{2} + 4y^{2} – 36x + 16y – 192 = 0

C. 4x^{2} + 4y^{2} – 36x – 16y – 192 = 0

D. 4x^{2} + 4y^{2} – 36x – 16y + 192 = 0

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

98. Find the equation of the circle with center on x + y = 4 and 5x + 2y + 1 = 0 and having a radius of 3.

A. x^{2} + y^{2} + 6x – 16y + 64 = 0

B. x^{2} + y^{2} + 8x – 14y + 25 = 0

C. x^{2} + y^{2} + 6x – 14y + 49 = 0

D. x^{2} + y^{2} + 6x – 14y + 36 = 0

Answer: **Option C**

Solution:

99. If (3, -2) lies on the circle with center (-1, 1) then the equation of the circle is:

A. x^{2} + y^{2} + 2x – 2y – 23 = 0

B. x^{2} + y^{2} + 4x – 2y – 21 = 0

C. x^{2} + y^{2} + 2x – y – 33 = 0

D. x^{2} + y^{2} + 4x – 2y – 27 = 0

Answer: **Option A**

Solution:

100. Find the equation of k for which the equation x^{2} + y^{2} + 4x – 2y – k = 0 represents a point circle.

A. 5

B. -5

C. 6

D. -6

Answer: **Option B**

Solution:

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