Loci Practice Worksheets

Loci Worksheet 1 gets students to draw the locus of points, lines and shapes. Loci Worksheet 2 asks students questions and answers which are problem solving based.

What Is Loci In Maths?

Loci are points equidistant from a specific point, line or shape. In maths, equidistant means equal distance. For example the locus of points 2 centimetres from point A would be a circle about point A. Look at the example below, it shows the locus of points 5 cm from point B.

Loci Practice 1

The Locus of Points About a Line

Consider the problem below. Find the locus of points exactly 1.5 cm from the line XY. To answer such problems students require a set of compasses and a straight edge.

Loci Practice Question 2

Loci Maths Questions And Answers

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