Line Segment

Definition of Line Segment

Line segment is the part of a line consisting of two endpoints and all points between them

Example of Line Segment

    In the figure shown, PQ, PR, and RQ are line segments.
      example of  Line Segment

Video Examples: Line Segments, Lines, and Rays


Solved Example on Line Segment

Ques: Which of the following can be obtained by joining line segments?

    Choices:
    A. a circle
    B. a polygon
    C. a line
    D. a sphere
    Correct Answer: B

Solution:

    Step 1: By joining line segments, we can form a polygon.