#### Chapter 8 Lines and Angle R.D. Sharma Solutions for Class 9th Math Exercise 8.3

**Exercise 8.3**

_{1}and l

_{2}Â intersect at O, forming angles shown in the figure. If x = 45, find the values of y, z and u.

**Solution**

Given that,

x = 45Â°, y =?, Z = ?, u=?

Vertically opposite angles are equal

Therefore, z = x = 45

z and u are angles that are a linear pair

Therefore, z + u = 180Â°

z = 180 â€“ u

â‡’ u = 180 â€“ x

â‡’ u = 180 â€“ 45

â‡’ u = 135Â°

x and y angles are a linear pair.

x+ y = 180Â°

â‡’ y = 180 â€“ x

â‡’ y =180 â€“ 45

â‡’ y = 135Â°

Hence, x = 45Â°, y = 135Â°, z = 135Â° and u = 45Â°

2. In Fig. 8.57, three coplanar lines intersect at a point O, forming angles as shown in the figure. Find the values of x, y, z and u.

**Solution**

Vertically opposite angles are equal

So, âˆ SOD = z = 90Â° âˆ DOF = y = 50Â°

Now, x + y + z = 180 [Linear pair]

x + y + z = 180

â‡’ 90 + 50 + x = 180

â‡’ x = 180 â€“ 140

â‡’ x = 40

Hence, values of x, y, z and u are 40, 50, 90 and 40 respectively in degrees.

3. In Fig. 8.58, find the values of x, y and z.

Solution

From the given figure,

y = 25 [Vertically opposite angles are equal]

Now âˆ x+âˆ y=180Â° [Linear pair of angles]

x = 180 â€“ 25

â‡’ x = 155Â°

Also,

z = x = 155Â° [Vertically opposite angles]

y = 25Â°

z = 155Â°

4. In Fig. 8.59, find the value of x.

**Solution**

In the following figure we have to find the value of x.

Vertically opposite angles are equal

AOE = BOF = 5x

Linear pair âˆ COA+âˆ AOE+âˆ EOD=180Â°

3x + 5x + 2x = 180Â°

â‡’ 10x = 180

â‡’ x = 180/10

â‡’ x = 18

Hence, the value of x = 18Â°

5. Prove that the bisectors of a pair of vertically opposite angles are in the same straight line.

**Solution**

6. If two straight lines intersect each other, prove that the ray opposite to the bisector of one of the angles thus formed bisects the vertically opposite angle.

**Solution**

Let AB and CD intersect at a point O

Also, let us draw the bisector OP of âˆ AOC

Therefore,

âˆ AOP = âˆ POC - (i)

Also, letâ€™s extend OP to Q.

We need to show that, OQ bisects BOD

Let us assume that OQ bisects BOD , now we shall prove that POQ is a line.

We know that,

âˆ AOC and âˆ DOB are vertically opposite angles. Therefore, these must be equal,

That is âˆ AOC = âˆ DOB â€”(ii)

âˆ AOP and âˆ BOQ are vertically opposite angles.

Therefore, âˆ AOP = âˆ BOQ

Similarly, âˆ POC = âˆ DOQ

We know that : AOP + AOD + DOQ + POC + BOC + BOQ = 360Â°

2 âˆ AOP + âˆ AOD +2 âˆ DOQ+ âˆ BOC =360Â°

2 âˆ AOP + 2 âˆ AOD + 2 âˆ DOQ = 360Â°

2(âˆ AOP + âˆ AOD + âˆ DOQ) = 360Â°

âˆ AOP + âˆ AOD + âˆ DOQ = 360 /2

âˆ AOP + âˆ AOD + âˆ DOQ = 180Â°

Thus, âˆ POQ is a straight line.

Hence, our assumption is correct.

Therefore, we can say that if the two straight lines intersect each other, then the ray opposite to the bisector of one of the angles thus formed bisects the vertically opposite angles.

7. If one of the four angles formed by two intersecting lines is a right angle, then show that each of the four angles is a right angle.

**Solution**

AB and CD are two lines intersecting at O, such that âˆ BOC=90Â°, âˆ AOC=90Â°, âˆ AOD=90Â° and âˆ BOD = 90Â°.

Proof :

Given that B0C = 90Â°

Vertically opposite angles are equal

âˆ BOC = âˆ AOD = 90Â°

AOC, BOC are a Linear pair of angles

âˆ AOC+âˆ BOC=180Â° [Linear pair]

âˆ AOC +90Â° = 180Â°

âˆ AOC = 90Â°

Therefore, âˆ AOC = âˆ BOD = 90Â°Â (Vertically opposite angles)

Hence, âˆ AOC = âˆ BOC = âˆ BOD = âˆ AOD = 90Â°

8. In Fig. 8.60, rays AB and CD intersect at O.

(i) Determine y when x = 60Â°

(ii) Determine x when y = 40Â°

**Solution**

(i) Given x = 60Â°

âˆ AOC, âˆ BOC are linear pair of angles âˆ AOC+âˆ BOC=180Â°

â‡’ 2x + y = 180Â°

â‡’ 2Ã—60 + y = 180Â° [since x = 60Â°]

â‡’ y = 60Â°

(ii) Given y = 40Â°

âˆ AOC and âˆ BOC are linear pair of angles âˆ AOC+âˆ BOC=180Â°

â‡’ 2x + y = 180

â‡’ 2x + 40 = 180

â‡’ 2x =180 â€“ 140

â‡’ 2x = 140

â‡’ x = 70Â°

9. In Fig 8.61, lines AB, CD and EF intersect at O, Find the measure of âˆ AOC, âˆ COF, âˆ DOE and âˆ BOF.

**Solution**

AOE and EOB are linear pair of angles âˆ AOE+âˆ EOB=180Â°

âˆ AOE+âˆ DOE+âˆ BOD=180Â°

â‡’ DOE = 180 â€“ 40 â€“ 35 = 105Â°

Vertically opposite side angles are equal.

âˆ DOE = âˆ COF =105Â°

Now, âˆ AOE+âˆ AOF=180Â° [Linear pair]

âˆ AOE + âˆ AOC + âˆ COF = 180Â°

â‡’ 40 + AOC +105 = 180Â°

â‡’ AOC = 180 â€“ 145

â‡’ AOC = 35Â°

Also, BOF = AOE = 40Â° (Vertically opposite angles are equal)

10. AB, CD and EF are three concurrent lines passing through the point O such that OF bisects âˆ BOD. If âˆ BOF = 35Â°, find âˆ BOC and âˆ AOD.

**Solution**

Given,

OF bisects BOD

âˆ BOF = 35Â°

Angles âˆ BOC and âˆ AOD are unknown.

âˆ BOD = 2 âˆ BOF = 70Â° [since BOD is bisected]

âˆ BOD = âˆ AOC = 70Â° [ BOD and AOC are vertically opposite angles]

Now,

âˆ BOC + âˆ AOC = 180Â°

â‡’ âˆ BOC +70 = 180Â°

â‡’ âˆ BOC =110Â°

â‡’ âˆ AOD = âˆ BOC = 110Â° (Vertically opposite angles)

11. In Fig. 8.62, lines AB and CD intersect at O. If âˆ AOC + âˆ BOE = 70Â° and âˆ BOD = 40Â°, find âˆ BOE and reflex âˆ COE.

**Solution**

Given that,

âˆ AOC + âˆ BOE = 70 and âˆ BOD = 40

To find âˆ BOE,

Here, âˆ BOD and âˆ AOC an vertically opposite angles

âˆ BOD = âˆ AOC = 40

Given, âˆ AOC+âˆ BOE=70Â°

â‡’ 40 + âˆ BOF = 70Â°

â‡’ âˆ BOF = 70Â° â€“ 40Â°

â‡’ âˆ BOE = 30Â°

âˆ AOC and âˆ BOC are lines pair of angles

â‡’ âˆ AOC + âˆ COF + âˆ BOE = 180Â°

â‡’ âˆ COE = 180Â° â€“ 30Â° â€“ 40Â°

â‡’ âˆ COE = 110Â°

Hence, Reflex âˆ COE = 360Â° â€“ 110Â° â€“ 250Â°.

12. Which of the following statements are true (T) and which are false (F) ?

(i) Angles forming a linear pair are supplementary.

(ii) If two adjacent angles are equal, then each angle measures 90Â°.

(iii) Angles forming a linear pair can both be acute angles.

(iv) If angles forming a linear pair are equal, then each of these angles is of measure 90Â°.

**Solution**

(i) True

(ii) False

(iii) False

(iv) True

13. Fill in the blanks so as to make the following statements true:-

(i) If one angle of a linear pair is acute, then its other angle will be ........

(ii) A ray stands on a line, then the sum of the two adjacent angles so formed is ..........

(iii) If the sum of two adjacent angles is 180Â°, then the ........ arms of the two angles are opposite rays.

**Solution**

(i) Obtuse angle

(ii) 180 degrees

(iii) Uncommon