Choose the best answer to each problem. Use any formulas that you need on page 439 in Contemporary’s GED Mathematics. Refer to pages 323–353 if you need additional help. You may also use a calculator. When you have finished the quiz, click on Submit Answers to receive feedback and results. You may also choose to e-mail your results to your instructor.

1

Which of the following describes the position of the point (-6, 2) on the rectangular coordinate plane?

A)

Six units right of the vertical axis and two units above the horizontal axis.

B)

Six units left of the vertical axis and two units below the horizontal axis.

C)

Six units left of the vertical axis and two units above the horizontal axis.

D)

Two units left of the vertical axis and six units below the horizontal axis.

E)

Two units right of the vertical axis and six units above the horizontal axis.

2

What is the distance between points (-3, 5) and (4, 5) on the rectangular coordinate grid?