Symmetric Property in Geometry: Definition & Examples


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Fill in the blank: By the symmetric property, if 7x + y = 2z, then 2z = _____.

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1. Which of the following is an illustration of the symmetric property?

2. Which of lines A, B, and C is an axis of symmetry for the square pictured?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In nature, science, and math we regularly encounter symmetry. In fact, we see it every time we look in a mirror! This quiz will help assess your understanding of what symmetry is and how it applies to mathematic equations.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This assessment will test your knowledge of symmetry including:

  • Definition and qualities
  • Mathematical applications
  • Example problems

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of symmetry and the axis of symmetry to answer related geometry questions
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge regarding the symmetric property to solve practice problems
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you can draw from the most important information from the lesson on the symmetric property and its applications

Additional Learning

To learn more about symmetry in mathematics, review the lesson titled Symmetric Property in Geometry: Definition & Examples. This lesson further explains the symmetric property and covers the following:

  • The symmetric property of equality in geometry
  • Axis of symmetry
  • Real world examples