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## Straight Lines Class 11 NCERT Question And Answers

1. Two lines a_{1}x + b_{1}y + c_{1} = 0 and a_{2}x + b_{2}y + c_{2} = 0 are coincedent if

(A) a_{1}/a_{2} = b_{1}/b_{2} ≠ c_{1}/c_{2}

(B) a_{1}/a_{2} ≠ b_{1}/b_{2} = c_{1}/c_{2}

(C) a_{1}/a_{2} ≠ b_{1}/b_{2} ≠ c_{1}/c_{2}

(D) a_{1}/a_{2} = b_{1}/b_{2} = c_{1}/c_{2}

**Answer:** a_{1}/a_{2} = b_{1}/b_{2} = c_{1}/c_{2}

2. In a ΔABC, if A is the point (1, 2) and equations of the median through B and C are respectively x + y = 5 and x = 4, then B is

(A) (1, 4)

(B) (7, – 2)

(C) none of these

(D) (4, 1)

**Answer:** (7, – 2)

3. If the line y = mx meets the lines x + 2y – 1= 0 and 2x – y + 3 = 0 at the same point, then m is equal to

(A) 1

(B) -1

(C) 2

(D) -2

**Answer:** -1

4. If a, b, c are in A.P. then line 2ax + 3by + 3c = 0 always passes through fixed point

(A) (2, –2)

(B) (3/2, 2)

(C) (3/2, –2)

(D) None of these

**Answer:** (3/2, –2)

5. The locus of the mid-point of the portion intercepted between the axes by the line x cos a + y sin a = p, where p is a constant is

(A) x^{2} + y^{2} = 4p^{2}

(B) 1/x^{2}+1/y^{2}=4/p^{2}

(C) x² + y² = 4/p^{2}

(D) 1/x^{2}+1/y^{2}=2/p^{2}

**Answer:** 1/x^{2}+1/y^{2}=4/p^{2}

6. Points on the line x + y = 4 that lie at a unit distance from the line 4x+ 3y–10=0 are

(A) (3, 1) and (–7, 11)

(B) (–3, 7) and (2, 2)

(C) (–3, 7) and (–7, 11)

(D) none of these.

**Answer:** (3, 1) and (–7, 11)

7. If one vertex of an equilateral triangle is at (1, –2) and the base is x + y + 2 = 0, then the length of each side is

(A) √3/2

(B) √2/3

(C) 2/3

(D) 3/2

**Answer:** √2/3

8. Equation (3a – 2b)x2 + (c –2a)y2 + 2hxy = 0 represents pair of straight lines which are perpendicular to each other then (a – b) is equal to

(A) b + c

(B) b – c

(C) c – b

(D) 2c

**Answer:** b – c

9. The straight lines of the family x(a+b) + y (a-b) = 2a (a and b being parameters) are

(A) Not concurrent

(B) Concurrent at (1, -1)

(C) Concurrent at (1, 1)

(D) None of these

**Answer:** Concurrent at (1, 1)

10. If the angle between the two straight lines represented by 2x^{2}+ 5xy+ 3y^{2}+7y+4= 0 is tan^{–1} m then m equals to

(A) 1/5

(B) 1

(C) 7/5

(D) 7

**Answer:** 1/5

11. The equation of the line through (3, 4) and parallel to the line y =3x +5 is

(A) 3x – y – 5 =0

(B) 3x + y – 5 = 0

(C) 3x + y + 5 = 0

(D) 3x – y + 5 = 0

**Answer:** 3x – y – 5 =0

12. The incentre of the triangle formed by the lines y = |x| and y = 1 is

(A) (0, 2 – √2)

(B) (2 –√2, 0)

(C) (2 +√2, 0)

(D) (0, 2 +√2 )

**Answer:** (0, 2 – √2)

13. The quation of the line joining the points (– 1, 3) and (4, – 2) is

(A) x + y – 1 =0

(B) x + y +1 =0

(C) x + y +2 =0

(D) x + y – 2 =0

**Answer:** x + y – 2 =0

14. The area of the quadrilateral formed by y = 1 – x, y = 2 – x and the coordinate axes is

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 3/2

(D) None of these

**Answer:** 3/2

15. The quadratic equation whose roots are the x and y intercepts of the line passing through (1, 1) and making a triangle of area A with axes is

(A) x^{2} + Ax + 2A = 0

(B) x^{2} – 2Ax +2A = 0

(C) x^{2} – Ax + 2A = 0

(D) None of these

**Answer:** x^{2} – 2Ax +2A = 0

16. Locus of the point of intersection of lines x cosa+ y sin α = a and x sin α – y cos α =a is

(A) x^{2} + y^{2} =a^{2}

(B) x^{2} + y^{2} = 2a^{2}

(C) x^{2} + y^{2} + 2x + 2y = a^{2}

(D) None of these

**Answer:** x^{2} + y^{2} = 2a^{2}

17. The equation of the line through (3, 4) and parallel to the line y =3x +5 is

(A) 3x – y – 5 =0

(B) 3x + y – 5 = 0

(C) 3x + y + 5 = 0

(D) 3x – y + 5 = 0

**Answer:** 3x – y – 5 =0

18. The quation of the line joining the points (– 1, 3) and (4, – 2) is

(A) x + y – 1 =0

(B) x + y +1 =0

(C) x + y +2 =0

(D) x + y – 2 =0

**Answer:** x + y – 2 =0

19. The equation of straight line which passes through the point (1, 2) and makes an angle cos^{–1(-1/3)}with the x– axis is

(A) (a)

(B) (b)

(C) (c)

(D) (d)

**Answer:** (a)

20. The member of the family of lines ( p +q)x + (2p +q)y = p + 2q, where p≠0, q≠0, pass through the point

(A) (3, – 1)

(B) (– 3 ,1)

(C) (1, 1)

(D) None of these

**Answer:** (3, – 1)