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## Tamilnadu Samacheer Kalvi 7th Maths Solutions Term 1 Chapter 5 Geometry Ex 5.6

Miscellaneous Practice Problems

Question 1.

Find the value of x if ∠AOB is a right angle.

Solution:

Given that ∠AOB = 90°

∠AOB = ∠AOC + ∠COB = 90° (Adjacent angles)

3x + 2x = 90°

5x = 90°

Question 2.

In the given figure, find the value of x.

Solution:

Since ∠BOC and ∠AOC are linear pair, their sum = 180°

2x + 23 + 3x – 48 = 180°

5x – 25 = 180°

5x – 25 + 25 = 180° + 25

Question 3.

Find the value of x, y and z.

Solution:

∠DOB and ∠BOC are linear pair

∴ ∠DOB + ∠BOC = 180°

x + 3x + 40 = 180°

4x + 40 = 180°

4x + 40 – 40 = 180° – 40°

4x = 140°

Also ∠BOD and ∠AOC are vertically opposite angles.

∴ ∠BOD = ∠AOC

x = z + 10

35° = z + 10

z + 10 – 10 = 35 – 10

z = 25°

Again ∠AOD and ∠AOC are linear pair.

∴ ∠AOD + ∠AOC = 180°

y + 30 + z + 10 = 180°

y + 30 + 25 + 10 = 180°

y + 65 = 180°

y + 65 – 65 = 180° – 65

y = 115°

∴ x = 35°,

y = 115°,

z = 25°

Question 4.

Two angles are in the ratio 11 : 25. If they are linear pair, find the angles.

Solution:

Given two angles are in the ratio 11 : 25.

Let the angles be 11x and 25x.

They are also linear pair

∴ 11x + 25x = 180°.

∴ The angles 11x = 11 × 5° = 55° and 25x = 25 × 5 = 125°.

∴ The angles are 55° and 125°.

Question 5.

Using the figure, answer the following questions and justify your answer.

(i) Is ∠1 adjacent to ∠2?

(ii) Is ∠AOB adjacent to ∠BOE?

(iii) Does ∠BOC and ∠BOD form a linear pair?

(iv) Are the angles ∠COD and ∠BOD supplementary.

(v) Is ∠3 vertically opposite to ∠1 ?

Solution:

(i) Yes, ∠1 is adjacent to ∠2.

Because they both have the common vertex ‘O’ and the common arm OA . Also their interiors do not overlap.

(ii) No, ∠AOB and ∠BOB are not adjacent angles because they have overlapping interiors.

(iii) No, ∠BOC and ∠BOD does not form a linear pair.

Because ∠BOC itself a straight angle, so the sum of ∠BOC and ∠BOD exceed 180°.

(iv) Yes, the angles ∠COD and ∠BOD are supplementary ∠COD + ∠BOD = 180°, [∵ linear pair of angles]

∴ ∠COD and ∠BOD are supplementary.

(v) No. ∠3 and ∠1 are not formed by intersecting lines. So they are not vertically opposite angles.

Question 6.

In the figure POQ, ROS and TOU are straight lines. Find the x°.

Solution:

Given TOU is a straight line.

∴ The sum of all angles formed at a point on a straight line is 180°

∠TOR + ∠ROP + ∠POV + ∠VOU = 180°.

36° + 47°+ 45° + x° = 180°.

128° + x° = 180°

128° + x° – 128° = 180° – 128°

x = 52°

Question 7.

In the figure AB is parallel to DC. Find the value of ∠1 and ∠2. Justify your answer.

Solution:

Given AB || DC

AB and CD are parallel lines Taking CE as transversal we have.

∠1 = 30°, [∵ alternate interior angles]

Taking DE as transversal

∠2 = 80°.[∵ alternate interior angles]

∠1 = 30° and ∠2 = 80°

Justification:

CDE is a triangle

Question 8.

In the figure AB is parallel to CD. Find x, y and z.

Solution:

Given AB || CD

∴ Z = 42 (∵ Alternate interior angles)

Also y = 42° [vertically opposite angles]

Also x° + 63° + z° = 180°

x° + 63° + 42° = 180°

x° + 105° = 180°

x°+ 105° – 105° = 180° – 105°

x° = 75°

∴ x = 75°;

y = 42°;

z = 42°

Question 9.

Draw two parallel lines and a transversal. Mark two alternate interior angles G and H. If they are supplementary, what is the measure of each angle?

Solution:

l and m are parallel lines and n is the transversal.

∠G and ∠H are alternate interior angles.

∠G = ∠H …… (1)

Given ∠G and ∠G are Suplementary

Question 10.

A plumber must install pipe 2 parallel to pipe 1. He knows that ∠1 is 53. What is the measure of ∠2?

Solution:

Given ∠1 = 53°

Clearly ∠1 and ∠2 are interior angles on the same side of the transversal and so they are supplementary.

∠1 + ∠2 = 180°

53° + ∠2 = 180°

53° + ∠2 – 53° = 180° – 53°

∠2 = 127°

Challenge Problems

Question 11.

Find the value of y.

Solution:

Cleary POQ is a straight line”

Sum of all angles formed at a point on a straight line is 180°

∴ ∠POT + ∠TOS + ∠SOR + ∠ROQ = 180°

60° + (3y – 20°) + y° + (y + 10°) = 180°

60° + 3y – 20° + y° + y° + 10° = 180°

5y + 50° = 180°

5y + 50° – 50° = 180° – 50

5y = 130°

\(y=\frac{130^{\circ}}{5}\)

y = 26°

Question 12.

Find the value of z.

Solution:

The sum of angles at a point is 360°.

∴ ∠QOP + ∠PON + ∠NOM + ∠MOQ = 360°

3z + (2z – 5) + (z + 10) + (4z – 25) = 360°

3z + 2z + z + 4z — 5 +10 — 25 = 360°

10z – 20° = 360°

10z – 20° + 20 = 360°+ 2

10z = 380°

\(z=\frac{380^{\circ}}{10}\)

z = 38°

Question 13.

Find the value of x and y if RS is parallel to PQ.

Solution:

Given RS || PQ

Considering the transversal RU, we have y = 25° (corresponding angles)

Considering ST as transversal

Question 14.

Two parallel lines are cut by a transversal. For each pair of interior angles on the same side of the transversal, if one angle exceeds the twice of the other angle by 48°. Find the angles.

Solution:

Let the two parallel lines be m and n and l be the transversal

Let one of the interior angles on the same side of the transversal be x°

Then the other will be 2x + 48.

We know that they are supplementary.

Question 15.

In the figure, the lines GH and IJ are parallel. If ∠1 = 108° and ∠2 = 123°, find the value of x, y and z.

Solution:

Given GH || IZ

∠1 = 108°

∠2 = 123°

∠1 + ∠KGH = 180 [linear pair]

108° + ∠KGH = 180°

108° + ∠KGH – 108° = 180° – 108°

∠KGH = 72°

∠KGH = x° (corresponding angles if KG is a transversal)

∴ x° = 72°

Similarly

∠2 + ∠GHK = 180° (∵ linear pair)

123° + ∠GHK = 180°

123° + ∠GHK – 123° = 180° – 123°

∠GHK = 57°

Again ∠GHK = y° (corresponding angles if KH is a transversal)

y = 57°

x° +y° + z° = 180° (sum of three angles of a triangle is 180°)

72° + 57° + z° = 180°

129° + z° = 180°

129° + z° – 129° = 180° – 129°

z = 51°

x = 72°,

y = 57°,

z = 51°

Question 16.

In the parking lot shown, the lines that mark the width of each space are parallel. If

∠1 = (2x – 3y)°; ∠2 = (x + 39)° find x° and y°.

Solution:

From the picture

∠2 + 65° = 180° [Sum of interior angles on the same side of a transversal]

x + 39° + 65° = 180°

x + 104° = 180°

x + 104° – 104° = 180° – 104°

x = 76°

Also from the picture

∠1 = 65° [alternate exterior angles]

2x – 3y = 65°

2 (76) – 3y = 65°

152° – 3y = 65°

152° – 3y – 152° = 65 – 152°

-3y = -87

Question 17.

Draw two parallel lines and a transversal. Mark two corresponding angles A and B. If ∠A = 4x, and ∠B = 3x + 7, find the value of x. Explain.

Solution:

Let m and n are two parallel lines and l is the transversal.

A and B are corresponding angles.

We know that corresponding angles are equals,

Question 18.

In the figure AB in parallel to CD. Find x°, y° and z°.

Solution:

Given AB||CD

Then AD and BC are transversals.

x = 48°, alternate interior angles; AD is transversal y = 60°, alternate interior angles; BC is transversal

∠AEB + 48° + y° = 180°, (sum of angles of a triangle is 180°)

Question 19.

Two parallel lines are cut by transversal. If one angle of a pair of corresponding angles can be represented by 42° less than three times the other. Find the corresponding angles.

Solution:

We know that the corresponding angles are equal.

Let one of the corresponding angles be x.

Then the other will be 3x – 42°.

Question 20.

In the given figure, ∠8 = 107°, what is these sum of the angles ∠2 and ∠4.

Solution:

Given ∠8 = 107°

∠2 = 107°

[∵ ∠8 and ∠2 are alternate exterior angles, ∵ ∠8 = ∠2]