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Coordinates and bearings - Test

Questions 1-5 are multiple-choice. In each case, choose the correct answer (A, B or C).

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X has coordinates:

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Y has coordinates:

For questions 3-5, you will need to copy the grid onto squared paper.

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3.

Plot the points J(2, 3), K(4, 7) and L(6, 3). What's the name of triangle JKL?

4.

Plot the points P(0, -6), Q(1, -4), R(4, -6) and S(1, -8).What's the name of the quadrilateral PQRS?

5.

WXYZ is a rectangle. The coordinates of W, X and Y are (-7, 4), (-4, 6) and (0, 0) respectively. What are the coordinates of point Z?

6.

Adam is walking in a NW direction. Asha is walking in the opposite direction. In which direction is Asha walking?

7.

Peter is walking in a SE direction. Write this information as a 3-figure bearing.
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In questions 8-10, find the 3-figure bearing of X from Y.

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