Point of Intersection: Definition & Formula

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1. What is the main downfall of trying to find the intersection of two lines or curves graphically?

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

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

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

These questions will help you to:

  • 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

Additional Learning

Utilize the lesson entitled Point of Intersection: Definition & Formula for more information on this area of study. Once you've completed the lesson, you will have learned how to do the following:

  • Interpret how to graphically find a point of intersection
  • Determine how a point of intersection is represented in the real world
  • Understand the benefits of finding a point of intersection algebraically
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