# Coordinate Geometry – Class 9/ MCQ

**CBSE CLASS 9 MATHEMATICS**

**COORDINATE GEOMETRY – Chapter 3/ MCQ.**

**1. The system used for describing the position of a point in a plane is known as ——————**

A. Binary system

B. Cartesian system

C. Geometric system

**2. Ordinate of all points on x axis is ———-**

A. Zero

B. One

C. None of these.

**3. Which of the following points belongs to first quadrant?**

A. (-1, -3)

B. (1, -3)

C. (1, 3)

**4. The name of the point where the horizontal and vertical lines intersect is called ——————**

A. The plane

B. The origin

C. The axes

**5. Which of the following is parallel to x axis?**

A. x = 3

B. y = 3

C. (1, 3)

**6. The point (0, 6) lies on———–**

A. x axis

B. y axis

C. Origin

**7. The point (-7, -9) belongs to ———-**

A. First quadrant

B. Second quadrant

C. Third quadrant

**8. Ordinate of a point is positive in ———- and ——— quadrants.**

A. I, II quadrants

B. I, III quadrants

C. II, IV quadrants

**9. Abscissa of a point is positive in ——- and ———- quadrants**.

A. I, II quadrants

B. I, IV quadrants

C. III, IV quadrants

**10. The point whose abscissa is 5 and lies on x axis is ————**–

A. (5, 0)

B. (0, 5)

C. (-5, 0)

**ANSWERS:**

**1. Cartesian system**

**2. Zero**

**3. (1, 3)**

**4. The origin**

**5. y = 3**

**6. y axis**

**7. Third quadrant**

**8. I, II quadrants**

**9. I, IV quadrants**

**10. (5, 0)**