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## Straight Lines Assignments Class 11 Mathematics

**Question. Which of the following lines is farthest from the origin?**

(a) x – y + 1 = 0

(b) 2x – y + 3 = 0

(c) x + 2y – 2 = 0

(d) x + y – 2 = 0

**Answer**

D

**Question. If a, b, c are in A.P., then the straight lines ax + by + c = 0 will always pass through**

(a) (1, – 2)

(b) (1, 2)

(c) (– 1, 2)

(d) (– 1, – 2)

**Answer**

A

**Question. If the points ( x, y), (1, 2) and ( –3, 4) are collinear, then**

(a) x + 2y – 5 = 0

(b) x + y – 1 = 0

(c) 2x + y – 4 = 0

(d) 2x – y + 10 = 0

**Answer**

A

**Question. The equation of two equal sides of an isosceles triangle are 7x – y + 3 = 0 and x + y – 3 = 0 and its third side passes through the point (1, – 10), then the equation of the third side is (are)**

(a) 3x + y + 7 = 0, x – 3y – 31 = 0

(b) 2x + y + 5 = 0, x – 2y + 3 = 0

(c) 3x + y + 7 = 0, x + y = 0

(d) 3x – y = 7, x + 3y = 15

**Answer**

A

**Question. The lines x + 2y – 5 = 0, 2x – 3y + 4 = 0, 6x + 4y – 13 = 0**

(a) are concurrent.

(b) form a right angled triangle.

(c) form an isosceles triangle.

(d) form an equilateral triangle.

**Answer**

B

**Question. The perpendicular distance (d) of a line Ax + By + C = 0 from a point (x _{1}, y_{1}) is given by :**

**Answer**

A

**Question. The equations of the lines which cuts off an intercept –1 from y-axis and equally inclined to the axes are**

(a) x – y + 1 = 0, x + y + 1 = 0

(b) x – y – 1 = 0, x + y – 1 = 0

(c) x – y – 1 = 0, x + y + 1 = 0

(d) None of these

**Answer**

C

**Question. A straight line makes an angle of 135° with x-axis and cuts y-axis at a distance of – 5 from the origin. The equation of the line is**

(a) 2x + y + 5 = 0

(b) x + y + 5 = 0

(c) x + 2y + 3 = 0

(d) x + y + 3 = 0

**Answer**

B

**Question. Slope of a line which cuts off intercepts of equal lengths on the axes is**

(a) 2

(b) 0

(c) –1

(d) 3

**Answer**

C

**Question. What is the angle between the two straight lines y = (2 − √3)x + 5 and y = (2 + √3) x − 7?**

(a) 60°

(b) 45°

(c) 30°

(d) 15°

**Answer**

A

**Question. The value of x for which the points (x, –1), (2, 1) and (4, 5) are collinear, is**

(a) 4

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 1

**Answer**

D

**Question. If the coordinates of the middle point of the portion of a line intercepted between the coordinate axes is (3, 2) then the equation of the line will be**

(a) 2x + 3y = 12

(b) 3x + 2y = 12

(c) 4x – 3y = 6

(d) 5x – 2y = 10

**Answer**

A

**Question. Slope of non-vertical line passing through the points (x _{1}, y_{1)} and (x_{2}, y_{2}) is given by :**

**Answer**

A

**Question. The values of k for which the line (k – 3) x – (4 – k ^{2})y + k^{2} – 7k + 6 = 0 is parallel to the x-axis, is**

(a) 3

(b) 2

(c) 1

(d) 4

**Answer**

A

**Question. If a line makes an angle α in anti-clockwise direction with the positive direction of x-axis, then the slope of the line is given by :**

(a) m = sin α

(b) m = cos α

(c) m = tan α

(d) m = sec α

**Answer**

C

**Question. The bisector of the acute angle formed between the lines 4x – 3y + 7 = 0 and 3x – 4y + 14 = 0 has the equation**

(a) x + y +3 = 0

(b) x – y – 3 = 0

(c) x – y + 3 = 0

(d) 3x + y – 7 = 0

**Answer**

C

**Question. In what ratio does the line y – x + 2 = 0 cut the line joining (3, –1) and ( 8, 9)?**

(a) 2 : 3

(b) 3 : 2

(c) 3 : –2

(d) 1 : 2

**Answer**

A

**Question. The tangent of angle between the lines whose intercepts on the axes are a, –b and b, –a respectively, is**

(a) a^{2} – b^{2}/ab

(b) b^{2} – a^{2}/2

(c) b^{2} – a^{2}/2ab

(d) None of these

**Answer**

C

**Question. What is the value of y so that the line through (3, y) and (2, 7) is parallel to the line through (– 1, 4) and (0, 6)?**

(a) 6

(b) 7

(c) 5

(d) 9

**Answer**

D

**Question. The equation of the straight line that passes through the point (3, 4) and perpendicular to the line 3x + 2y + 5 = 0 is**

(a) 2x + 3y + 6 = 0

(b) 2x – 3y – 6 = 0

(c) 2x – 3y + 6 = 0

(d) 2x + 3y – 6 = 0

**Answer**

C

**Question. The equation of a straight line which cuts off an intercept of 5 units on negative direction of y-axis and makes an angle of 120º with the positive direction of x-axis is**

(a) √3x + y + 5 = 0

(b) √3x + y − 5 = 0

(c) √3x − y − 5 = 0

(d) √3x − y + 5 = 0

**Answer**

A

**Question. Line through the points (–2, 6) and (4, 8) is perpendicular to the line through the points (8, 12) and (x, 24). Find the value of x.**

(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 4

(d) 5

**Answer**

C

**Question. If A and B are two points on the line 3x + 4y + 15 = 0 such that OA = OB = 9 units, then the area of the triangle OAB is**

(a) 18 sq. units

(b) 18√2 sq. units

(c) 18/√2 sq. units

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Question. The length of the perpendicular from the origin to a line is 7 and line makes an angle of 150° with the positive direction of y-axis then the equation of the line is**

(a) 4x + 5y = 7

(b) –x + 3y = 2

(c) √3x − y = 10√2

(d) √3x + y = 14

**Answer**

D

**STATEMENT TYPE QUESTIONS**

**Question. Consider the following statements.****I. The length of perpendicular from a given point (x _{1}, y_{1}) to a line ax + by + c = 0 is**

**II. Three or more straight lines are said to be concurrent lines, if they meet at a point.****Choose the correct option**

(a) Only I is true

(b) Only II is true

(c) Both are true

(d) Both are false

**Answer**

C

**Question. Consider the following statements.****I. The equation of a straight line passing through the point (x _{1}, y_{1}) and having slope m is given by**

**y – y**

_{1}= m(x – x_{1})**II. Equation of the y-axis is x = 0.**

**Choose the correct option.**

(a) Only I is true

(b) Only II is true

(c) Both are true

(d) Both are false.

**Answer**

C

**Question. Consider the following statements.****I. Two lines are parallel if and only if their slopes are equal.****II. Two lines are perpendicular if and only if product of their slopes is 1.****Choose the correct option.**

(a) Only I is true

(b) Only II is true

(c) Both are true

(d) Both are false.

**Answer**

A

**Question. Consider the following statements.****I. The equation of a straight line making intercepts a and b on x and y-axis respectively is given by****x/a + y/b = 1****II. If ax + by + c _{1} = 0 and ax + by + c_{2} = 0 be two parallel lines, then distance between two parallel lines, d = lc_{1} – c_{2}/√a^{2} + b^{2}l.**

**Choose the correct option.**

(a) Only I is true

(b) Only II is true

(c) Both are true

(d) Both are false

**Answer**

C

**Question. Consider the following statements.****I. Equation of the line passing through (0, 0) with slope m is y = mx****II. Equation of the x-axis is x = 0.****Choose the correct option.**

(a) Only I is true

(b) Only II is true

(c) Both are true

(d) Both are false

**Answer**

A

**Question. Consider the following statements.****I. Centroid of a triangle is a point where angle bisectors meet.****II. If value of area after calculations is negative then we take its negative value.****Choose the correct option**

(a) Only I is false

(b) Only II is false

(c) Both are false

(d) Both are true

**Answer**

C

**Question. Consider the equation √3x + y−8 =0****I. Normal form of the given equation is cos 30°x + sin 30° y = 4****II. Values of p and w are 4 and 30° respectively.****Choose the correct option.**

(a) Only I is true

(b) Only II is true

(c) Both are true

(d) Both are false

**Answer**

C

**Question. Consider the following statements.****I. Slope of horizontal line is zero and slope of vertical line is undefined.****II. Two lines whose slopes are m _{1} and m_{2} are perpendicular if and only if m_{1}m_{2} = –1**

**Choose the correct option.**

(a) Both are true

(b) Both are false

(c) Only I is true

(d) Only II is true

**Answer**

A

**Question. If the point (x, y) be equidistant from the points **

(a + b,b − a) and (a − b,a + b) , then:

(a) ax + by = 0

(b) ax − by = 0

(c) bx + ay = 0

(d) bx − ay = 0

**Answer**

D

**Question. The equation of the bisector of the acute angle between the lines 3x − 4y + 7 = 0 and 12x + 5y − 2 = 0 is: **

(a) 21x + 77 y −101 = 0

(b) 11x − 3y + 9 = 0

(c) 31x + 77 y +101 = 0

(d) 11x − 3y − 9 = 0

**Answer**

B

**Question. If the length of the perpendicular drawn from origin to the line whose intercepts on the axes are a and b be p, then **

(a) a^{2} + b^{2} = p^{2}

(b) a^{2} + b^{2} = 1/p^{2}

(c) 1/a^{2} + 1/b^{2} = 2/p^{2}

(d) 1/a^{2} + 1/b^{2} = 1/p^{2}

**Answer**

D

**Question. If cartesian co-ordinates of any point are (√3,1) , then its polar co-ordinates is: **

(a) (√2,π / 3)

(b) ( 2,π / 6)

(c) (2,π/6)

(d) None of these

**Answer**

C

**Question. ABC is an isosceles triangle. If the co-ordinates of the base are B(1,3) and C (– 2,7) the co-ordinates of vertex A can be: **

(a) (1, 6)

(b) (–1/2,5)

(c) (5/6,6)

(d) None of these

**Answer**

C

**Question. The line joining points (2,–3) and (–5, 6)is divided by yaxis in the ratio: **

(a) 2 : 5

(b) 2 : 3

(c) 3 : 5

(d) 1 : 2

**Answer**

A

**Question. The incentre of the triangle with vertices (1, 3), (0,0) and (2, 0) is: **

(a) (1,√3/2)

(b) (2/3,1/√3)

(c) (2/3,√3/2)

(d) (1,1/√3)

**Answer**

D

**Question. The vertices of triangle are (0, 3) (– 3, 0) and (3, 0). The co-ordinate of its orthocentre are: **

(a) (0, – 2)

(b) (0, 2)

(c) (0, 3)

(d) (0, –3)

**Answer**

C

**Question. The area of the triangle formed by the points (a,b + c),(b,c + a), (c,a + b) is: **

(a) abc

(b) a^{2} + b^{2} + c^{2}

(c) ab + bc + ca

(d) 0

**Answer**

D

**Question. Three lines px + qy + r = 0,qx + ry + p = 0 and rx + py +q = 0 are concurrent, if: **

(a) p + q + r = 0

(b) b^{2} + q^{2} + r2 = pr + rq

(c) p^{3} + q^{3} + r^{3} = 3pqr

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

A,C

**Question. All points lying inside the triangle formed by the points (1, 3), (5, 0) and (–1, 2) satisfy: **

(a) 3x + 2y ≥ 0

(b) 2x + y – 13 ≥ 0

(c) 2x – 3y – 12 ≤ 0

(d) – 2x + y ≥ 0

**Answer**

A,C

**Question. Three points are A(6, 3), B(– 3, 5), C(4, – 2) and P (x, y) is a point, then the ratio of area of △PBC and △ABC is: **

**Answer**

A

**Question. The points (1, 1); 2 2 (0, sec θ ); (cosec θ ,0) are collinear for: **

(a) θ = nπ / 2

(b) θ ≠ nπ / 2

(c) θ = nπ

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Question. The equation (b−c)x+(c−a)y+a−b = 0,(b3 −c3 )x +(c3 −a3 ) y + a3 − b3 = 0 will represent the same line if: **

(a) b = c

(b) c = a

(c) a = b

(d) a + b +c = 0

**Answer**

ALL

**Question. Consider the straight lines x+2y+4= 0 and 4x + 2y –1 = 0. The line 6x + 6y +7 = 0 is: **

(a) bisector of the angle including origin

(b) bisector of acute angle

(c) bisector of obtuse angle

(d) none of the above

**Answer**

A,B

**Question. The points (0, 8/3) (1, 3) and (82, 30) are the vertices of: **

(a) An equilateral triangle

(b) An isosceles triangle

(c) A right angled triangle

(d) None of these

**Answer**

D

**Question. The point (2,3) undergoes the following three transformation successively, **

(a) Reflection about the line y = x .

(b) Transformation through a distance 2 units along the positive direction of y-axis.

(c) Rotation through an angle of 45o about the origin in the anticlockwise direction. The final coordinates of points are

(a) (1,√2/7,√2)

(b) (–1,√2/7,√2)

(c) (1,√2/–7,√2)

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Question. Let PS be the median of the triangle with vertices P(2,2),Q(6,−1) and R(7, 3). The equation of the line passing through (1, – 1) and parallel to PS is: **

(a) 2x − 9 y − 7 = 0

(b) 2x − 9 y −11 = 0

(c) 2x + 9y −11 = 0

(d) 2x + 9y + 7 = 0

**Answer**

D

**Question. The equation of the line passes through (a, b) and parallel to the line x/a + y/b =1 ,is **

(a) x/a + y/b =3

(b) x/a + y/b =2

(c) x/a + y/b =0

(d) x/a + y/b + 2 = 0

**Answer**

B

**Question. A line passes through (2, 2) and is perpendicular to the line 3x + y = 3 . Its y-intercept is: **

(a) 1/3

(b) 2/3

(c) 1

(d) 4/3

**Answer**

D

**Question. If we reduce 3x + 3y + 7 = 0 to the form xcosα + y sin α = p , then the value of p is: **

(a) 7/2√3

(b) 7/3

(c) 3√7/2

(d) 7/3√2

**Answer**

D

**Question. The equation of straight line passing through point of intersection of the straight lines 3x − y + 2 = 0 and 5x − 2y + 7 = 0 and having infinite slope is: **

(a) x = 2

(b) x + y = 3

(c) x = 3

(d) x = 4

**Answer**

C

**Question. Angle between the lines 2x − y −15 = 0 and 3x + y + 4 = 0 is: **

(a) 90°

(b) 45°

(c) 180°

(d) 60°

**Answer**

B

**Question. To which of the following types the straight lines represented by 2x + 3y − 7 = 0 and 2x + 3y − 5 = 0 belongs: **

(a) Parallel to each other

(b) Perpendicular to each other

(c) Inclined at 45° to each other

(d) Coincident pair of straight lines

**Answer**

A

**Question. The equation of the lines which passes through the point (3,–2) and are inclined at 60º to the line 3x + y =1? **

(a) y + 2 = 0, √3x − y − 2 − 3√3 = 0

(b) x − 2 = 0, √3x − y + 2 + 3√3 = 0

(c) √3x − y − 2 − 3√3 = 0

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**Question. If the lines y = 3x +1 and 2y = x + 3 are equally inclined to the line y = mx + 4 , then m = ? **

(a) 1+3√2/7

(b) 1–3√2/7

(c) 1+3√2/7

(d) 1+5√2/7

**Answer**

D

**Question. The angle between the lines whose intercepts on the axes are a, – b and b, – a respectively, is:**

**Answer**

C

**Question. A straight line (√3 −1)x = (√3 +1) y makes an angle 75° with another straight line which passes through origin. Then the equation of the line is: **

(a) x = 0

(b) y = 0

(c) x + y = 0

(d) x − y = 0

**Answer**

A

**Question. The inclination of the straight line passing through the point (–3, 6) and the midpoint of the line joining the point (4, –5) and (–2, 9) is: **

(a) π / 4

(b) π / 6

(c) π /3

(d) 3π / 4

**Answer**

D

**Question. The angle between the straight lines x − y√3 = 5 and √3x + y = 7 is: **

(a) 90°

(b) 60°

(c) 75°

(d) 30°

**Answer**

A