Definition of Skew Lines
Two nonparallel lines in space that do not intersect are called skew lines.
Example of Skew Linesare skew lines in the figure shown
Video Examples: Parallel and Skew Lines
Solved Example on Skew Lines
Ques: Which of the following are skew lines?
Correct Answer: D
- Step 1: Two nonparallel lines in space that do not intersect are called Skew lines.
- Step 2: Among the pairs, the lines and are nonparallel and lie in different planes, and do not intersect each other..
- Step 3: So, and are skew lines among the given pairs.