# Worksheet: Translations

In this worksheet, we will practice translating a point or a simple shape on a grid and describing a translation using up, down, right, and left.

Q1:

Describe the single transformation that would map triangle onto triangle in the given figure. • Aa translation seven right and two down
• Ba translation seven right and two up
• Ca translation seven left and two down
• Da translation seven left and two up
• Ea translation two right and seven down

Q2:

A line segment with a length of 5 is translated three left and two down. What is the length of its image?

Q3:

Two intersecting lines are translated three left and eleven right. Is it possible for the images of the two lines to be parallel?

• Ano
• Byes

Q4:

In the given figure, is a square, and all the interior squares are congruent. Find the image of after a translation of 3 cm in the direction of . • A
• B
• C
• D

Q5:

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? • AYes
• BNo

Q6:

Triangle has been translated to obtain triangle as seen in the given figure. Work out the perimeter of the triangle . Give your solution accurate to two decimal places. Q7:

Which diagram shows two triangles where one is a translation of the other?

• A • B • C • D Q8:

Using congruence, determine the image of after a translation of magnitude in the direction of . • A
• B
• C

Q9:

If triangle is mapped to triangle by a translation, would the corresponding angles and sides in the triangle be equal?

• Ano
• Byes

Q10:

Scarlett wants to change the location of her right-triangular desk. If she moves it only by a translation, will it fit exactly into one of the other corners of the room? • Ano
• Byes