Lesson Objective

Learn how to read & write the coordinates
of a point.

Why Learn This?

To use the coordinate plane, the first thing you
must learn is to read & write the position
(coordinates) of a
point on the plane.

The picture on the right helps to illustrate further.

Now, let's go through the study tips listed below.

The picture on the right helps to illustrate further.

Now, let's go through the study tips listed below.

If you are not sure about x-coordinate or y-coordinate,
just keep the tips in mind first. You will be clear
about it while watching the math video.
Now, watch the following math video to understand more.

Tips #1

Read the x-coordinate first, then the y-coordinate. This minimizes mistakes when
you write down the coordinates.

Tips #2

Double check the coordinates that you have
written down. Make sure the x-coordinate and
y-coordinate are in the correct order and not swapped.

Math Video Transcript

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Now, let's try some MCQ questions to understand
this lesson better.

You can start by going through the series of the Coordinates of a point questions here or pick your question below.

You can start by going through the series of the Coordinates of a point questions here or pick your question below.

- Question 1 on the basic understanding
- Question 2 on the basic understanding