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Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

Example 1

What is the defining characteristic of parallel lines?

Example 2

What symbol do you use to indicate that CD is parallel to WV?

Example 3

How do you indicate that CD and PQ are parallel when drawn?

Example 4

A line that goes through point (2, 2) is parallel to a line with an equation of 2x – 4y = 12. What is the equation of the second line?

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