# geometry

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**Anonymous** on
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Rafael wrote the statements shown in the chart.

Statement 1 Description If a point lies outside a line, then exactly one plane contains both the line and the point.

Statement 2 Description If two points lie in a plane, then the line joining them lies in that plane.

Which option best classifies Rafaelâ€™s statements?

Answer

A:Statement 1 and Statement 2 are theorems because they can be proved.

B:Statement 1 and Statement 2 are postulates because they are true facts.

C:Statement 1 is a theorem because it can be proved and Statement 2 is a postulate because it is a true fact.

D:Statement 1 is a postulate because it is a true fact and Statement 2 is a theorem because it can be proved.