Rectangular Coordinate System

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  1. The horizontal line
    The X axis
  2. The vertical line
    The y axis
  3. The point where the lines intersect is called the ______.
    origin
  4. The four sections of the Rectangular Coordinate System are called _______.
    quadrants
  5. Points graphed in a rectangular coordinate system are defined by two numbers as an ______ _______.
    ordered pair (x,y)
  6. The first is called the  __ - coordinate. Also known as the _______.
    • x
    • abscissa
  7. The second number is the  ___ - coordinate. Also known as the _________.
    • y
    • ordinate
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Rectangular Coordinate System
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2013-09-25 01:48:37
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Key Terms of Rectangular Coordinate System
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