# Plot the following points on a graph sheet. Verify if they lie on a line.

(a) A(4, 0), B(4, 2), C(4, 6), D(4, 2.5)

(b) P(1,1), Q(2, 2), R(3, 3), S(4, 4)

(c) K(2, 3), L(5, 3), M(5, 5), N(2, 5)

**Solution:**

Consider the x-axis and y-axis as a number line starting from (0,0). And locate the given points.

(a) We can plot the given points and join the consecutive points on a graph paper as follows.

From the graph, it can be observed that points A, B, C, and D lie on the same line.

(b) We can plot the given points and join the consecutive points on a graph paper as follows.

Hence, points P, Q, R, and S lie on the same line.

(c) We can plot the given points and join the consecutive points on a graph paper as follows.

Hence, points K, L, M, and N are not lying on the same line

**ā Check: **NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Maths Chapter 15

**Video Solution:**

## Plot the following points on a graph sheet. Verify if they lie on a line. (a) A(4, 0), B(4, 2), C(4, 6), D(4, 2.5) (b) P(1,1), Q(2, 2), R(3, 3), S(4, 4) (c) K(2, 3), L(5, 3), M(5, 5), N(2, 5)

### Class 8 Maths NCERT Solutions - Chapter 15 Exercise 15.2 Question 1

**Summary:**

By ploting the given points on the graph(a) It can be observed that points A, B, C, and D lie on the same line (b) points P, Q, R, and S lie on the same line. (c)points K, L, M, and N are not lying on the same line

**ā Related Questions:**

- Draw the line passing through (2, 3) and (3, 2). Find the coordinates of the points at which this line meets the x-axis and y-axis.
- Write the coordinates of the vertices of each of these adjoining figures.
- State whether True or False. Correct that are false. (i) A point whose x-coordinate is zero and y-coordinate is non-zero will lie on the y-axis. (ii) A point whose y-coordinate is zero and x-coordinate is 5 will lie on the y-axis. (iii) The coordinates of the origin are (0,0).

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