# geometry

Martin drew a pair of perpendicular lines and a pair of parallel lines.
Which of these statements best compares the pairs of perpendicular and parallel lines?
A: Perpendicular and parallel lines always have a common endpoint.

B: Perpendicular and parallel lines have their lines extending in one direction only.

C: Perpendicular lines are lines that intersect at right angles, and parallel lines are lines that never meet.

D: Perpendicular lines have only one point lying on them and parallel lines have no points lying on them.

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. 👁
4. ℹ️
5. 🚩
1. Check the definitions of perpendicular and parallel -- and tell us what you think.

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. ℹ️
4. 🚩
👤
Ms. Sue
2. Joey plots a point P on the line AB, as shown.

Which statement is true?

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. ℹ️
4. 🚩

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

What will the graph look like for a system of equations that has no solutions? A. The lines will be perpendicular. B. The lines cross at one point. C. Both equations will form the same line. D. The lines will be parallel. Is the

Tell whether the lines for each pair of equations are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. y = –1/4x + 10 –2x + 8y = 6 parallel perpendicular neither I think its neither ? please help me understand...

3. ### Geometry

Which pair of slopes could represent perpendicular lines? 1/7, 7 * 1/2, 2/4 –3/4, 4/3 (my answer or not?) 1/3, 1/3

4. ### Algebra

Tell whether the lines for each pair of equations are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. y = –3/4x+2 3x-4y=-8 A.parallel B.perpendicular ( my answer) C.neither

1. ### Math

Write an equation for the line that is parallel to the given line and passes through the given point. y=3x+4;(6,8) A. y=3x-10 B. y=3x+6 C. y=-3x+6 D. y=-1/3x-6 Tell whether the lines for each pair of equations are parallel,

2. ### Math

What will the graph look like for a system of equations that has no solution? A. The lines will be perpendicular. B. The lines will cross at one point. C. Both equations will form the same line. D. The lines will be parallel. I

3. ### Algebra 1

Tell whether the lines for then pair of equations are parallel, perpendicular, or neither? y=-2/3x +1 2x-3y=-3

4. ### Math

Decide whether the pair of lines is parallel, perpendicular, or neither. 5x+4y=10 4x+5y=3

1. ### maths

the distance between the pair of parallel lines x^2+2xy+y^2-6x-6y+8=0 is-------------

2. ### Geometry

Prove that the tangents to a circle at the endpoints of a diameter are parallel. State what is given, what is to be proved, and your plan of proof. Then write a two-column proof. Hint draw a DIAGRAM with the points labeled. Can

3. ### Math

1. the mystery shape has fawer than 3 lines of symmetry. 2. it has at least 1 pair of perpendicular sides. 3. it has at least 1 pair of parallel sides. 4. it has less than 1 obtuse angle.

4. ### Algebra 1

Tell whether the lines for the pair of equations are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. Y=-4/5x+3 4x-5y=-15 (1 point) Parallel Perpendicular*** Neither Write an equation of a line that is perpendicular to the given line and that