Lesson: Translations Mathematics • 8th Grade
In this lesson, we will learn how to translate a point or a simple shape on a grid and describe a translation using up, down, right, and left.
Describe the single transformation that would map triangle onto triangle in the given figure.
A line segment with a length of 5 is translated three left and two down. What is the length of its image?
Hannah wants to change the location of her rectangular desk. If she moves it only by a translation, will it fit exactly into one of the other corners of the room?