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Rectangular Coordinate System

Rectangular Coordinate System

Submitted by • June 16, 2012

The coordinate system containing two axes that is vertical and horizontal with center as origin is known as rectangular coordinate system. These two axes also form four quadrants. In Rectangular Coordinate System axes are represented by the letters ‘x’ and ‘y’ where x represents horizontal axis and ‘y’ represents vertical axis. The horizontal line in a plane is known as x – axis and the vertical line in a plane Geometry is known as y – axis.

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