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## Straight Lines Class 11 MCQ And Answers

1. If the sum of the distances of a point from two perpendicular lines in a plane is 1, then its locus is

(A) Square

(B) A circle

(C) straight line

(D) Two intersecting lines

**Answer:** Square

2. ax + by + c = 0 represents a line parallel to x–axis if

(A) a = 0, b = 0

(B) a = 0, b ≠ 0

(C) a ≠ 0, b = 0

(D) c = 0

**Answer:** a = 0, b ≠ 0

3. If two vertices of a triangle are (3, -2) and (-2, 3) and its orthocenter is (-6, 1) then its third vertex is

(A) (5, 3)

(B) (-5, 3)

(C) (5, -3)

(D) (-5, -3)

**Answer:** (-5, -3)

4. The angle between the lines x – 2y = y and y – 2x = 5 is

(A) tan^{-1} (1/4)

(B) tan^{-1} (3/5)

(C) tan^{-1} (5/4)

(D) tan^{-1} (2/3)

**Answer:** tan^{-1} (5/4)

5. The equation of straight line passing through the point (1, 2) and parallel to the line y = 3x + 1 is

(A) y + 2 = x + 1

(B) y + 2 = 3 × (x + 1)

(C) y – 2 = 3 × (x – 1)

(D) y – 2 = x – 1

**Answer:** y – 2 = 3 × (x – 1)

6. The locus of a point, whose abscissa and ordinate are always equal is

(A) x + y + 1 = 0

(B) x – y = 0

(C) x + y = 1

(D) none of these.

**Answer:** x – y = 0

7. The equation of the line passing through the point (2, 3) with slope 2 is

(A) 2x + y – 1 = 0

(B) 2x – y + 1 = 0

(C) 2x – y – 1 = 0

(D) 2x + y + 1 = 0

**Answer:** 2x – y – 1 = 0

8. What can be said regarding if a line if its slope is zero

(A) θ is an acute angle

(B) θ is an obtuse angle

(C) Either the line is x-axis or it is parallel to the x-axis.

(D) None of these

**Answer:** Either the line is x-axis or it is parallel to the x-axis.

9. The equation of the line which cuts off equal and positive intercepts from the axes and passes through the point (α, β) is

(A) x + y = α + β

(B) x + y = α

(C) x + y = β

(D) None of these

**Answer:** x + y = α + β

10. The sum of squares of the distances of a moving point from two fixed points (a, 0) and (-a, 0) is equal to 2c² then the equation of its locus is

(A) x² – y² = c² – a²

(B) x² – y² = c² + a²

(C) x² + y² = c² – a²

(D) x² + y² = c² + a²

**Answer:** x² + y² = c² – a²

11. The points (– 1, 1) and ( 1, – 1) are symmetrical about the line

(A) y +x =0

(B) y =x

(C) x +y =1

(D) None of these

**Answer:** y =x

12. Two opposite vertices of a rectangle are ( 1 , 3 ) , ( 5 , 1 ) . If the equation of a diagonal of this rectangle is y = 2x + c , then the value of c is

(A) -4

(B) -9

(C) 1

(D) 2

**Answer:** -4

13. Two lines are parallel if

(A) m_{1} * m_{2} = -1

(B) m_{1} * m_{2} = 1

(C) m_{1} = m_{2}

(D) None of these

**Answer:** m_{1} = m_{2}

14. The equation of staright line passing through the point (3, 2) and perpendicular to the line y = x is

(A) x – y = 5

(B) x + y = 5

(C) x + y = 1

(D) x – y = 1

**Answer:** x + y = 5

15. The equation of the line through the points (1, 5) and (2, 3) is

(A) 2x – y – 7 = 0

(B) 2x + y + 7 = 0

(C) 2x + y – 7 = 0

(D) x + 2y – 7 = 0

**Answer:** 2x + y – 7 = 0

16. The slope of a line which passes through points (3, 2) and (-1, 5) is

(A) 3/4

(B) -3/4

(C) 4/3

(D) -4/3

**Answer:** -3/4

17. The equation of a line drawn perpendicular to the line x/4 + y/6 = 1 through the point, where it meets the y-axis is

(A) 2x + 3y + 18 = 0

(B) 2x – 3y – 18 = 0

(C) 2x – 3y + 18 = 0

(D) None of these

**Answer:** 2x – 3y + 18 = 0

18. What can be said regarding if a line if its slope is zero

(A) θ is an acute angle

(B) θ is an obtuse angle

(C) Either the line is x-axis or it is parallel to the x-axis.

(D) None of these

**Answer:** Either the line is x-axis or it is parallel to the x-axis.

19. What can be said regarding if a line if its slope is negative

(A) θ is an acute angle

(B) θ is an obtuse angle

(C) Either the line is x-axis or it is parallel to the x-axis.

(D) None of these

**Answer:** θ is an obtuse angle

20. The area of the triangle formed by the lines y – x = 0, x + y = 0 and x – k = 0 is

(A) k

(B) k^{2}

(C) k^{3}

(D) k/2

**Answer:** k^{2}