Point of Intersection: Definition & Formula

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Which of the following statements is (are) true?

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2. What does the point of intersection of the two lines shown in this image appear to be?

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Assess your understanding of point of intersection with these study tools. You'll be tested on what a point of intersection is and how it is found.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

• Understand the downfall of attempting to determine graphically the intersection of two lines
• Interpret the intersection of two lines in a given example
• Calculate for the exact point of intersection
• Determine the appropriate steps for algebraically finding a point of intersection

Skills Practiced

The worksheet and quiz will help you to practice the following skills:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on point of intersection
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the difficulties with trying to find the intersection of two lines graphically and interpret it correctly
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the steps for algebraically finding a point of intersection