## Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall

# Skills Handbook - The Coordinate Plane - Exercises - Page 893: 12

#### Answer

The point $(-9,-2)$ lies in $\text{Quadrant III.}$

#### Work Step by Step

$\text{Quadrant III}$ is the quadrant in the lower left corner of the coordinate plane. Any point that has a negative $x$ coordinate and a negative $y$ coordinate will be in this quadrant, because these coordinates place the point both below and to the left of the origin.

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