Geometric Classifications Vocabulary
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by Caity Eason
| 8 Questions
Note from the author:
Vocabulary quiz for geometric classifications.
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Which term best fits the definition an exact location in space that is represented by a dot?
ray
line
point
line segment
2
1
Which term best fits the definition a part of a line between two endpoints?
ray
line
point
line segment
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1
Which term best fits the definition a part of a line that has one endpoint and extends in one direction without ending?
ray
line
point
line segment
4
1
Which term best fits the definition a straight set of points that extend in opposite directions without ending?
ray
line
point
line segment
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1
Which definition best describes the term parallel lines?
Lines that meet or cross each other to form right angles.
Lines that are the same distance apart; they will never meet.
A straight set of points that extent in opposite directions without ending.
A line on which a figure can be folded so that its two halves match exactly.
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1
Which definition best describes the term perpendicular lines?
Lines that meet or cross each other to form right angles.
Lines that are the same distance apart; they will never meet.
A straight set of points that extent in opposite directions without ending.
A line on which a figure can be folded so that its two halves match exactly.
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1
Which definition best describes the term line of symmetry?
Lines that meet or cross each other to form right angles.
Lines that are the same distance apart; they will never meet.
A straight set of points that extent in opposite directions without ending.
A line on which a figure can be folded so that its two halves match exactly.
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1
Which definition best describes the term right triangle?
A triangle with one right angle.
An angle with a measure of 90°.
A triangle with all three angles less than 90°.
A polygon with three sides and three angles.