About This Chapter
How it works:
- Identify the lessons in the Prentice Hall Geometry Transformations chapter with which you need help.
- Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
- Watch fun videos that cover the transformation topics you need to learn or review.
- Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
- If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.
Students will learn:
- How to shift graphs on a plane
- Identifying isometries
- Naming transformations
- Definition of translation in geometry
- Translations in a coordinate plane
- Definition of reflection in geometry
- Reflections in a coordinate plane
- Finding a minimum distance using reflection
- Definition of rotation in geometry
- Rotations and reflections of quadrilaterals and regular polygons
- Rotations in a coordinate plane
- Types of symmetry in figures
- Rotations and rotational symmetry
- Finding lines of symmetry using reflection
- Properties of dilations
- Identifying dilations and finding scale factors
- Dilation in a coordinate plane
- Glide reflections
- Representing transformations as compositions
- Finding the image of a composition and comparing orders of compositions
- Identifying transformations in tessellations
- Identifying symmetries in tessellations
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1. Transformations: How to Shift Graphs on a Plane
What is a transformation? Well, it's something that transforms one function into another! To see what I mean and how that looks, check out this lesson!
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Other chapters within the Prentice Hall Geometry: Online Textbook Help course
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 1: Tools of Geometry
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 2: Reasoning and Proof
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 3: Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 4: Congruent Triangles
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 5: Relationships Within Triangles
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 6: Quadrilaterals
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 7: Similarity
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 8: Right Triangles and Trigonometry
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 10: Area
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 11: Surface Area and Volume
- Prentice Hall Geometry Chapter 12: Circles