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Ch 10: Geometric Relationships in the Coordinate Plane

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This basic geometry chapter is a great resource for anyone who needs to review geometric relationships in the coordinate plane. Access these simple lessons and self-assessments to study for an exam, finish a homework assignment, bring up your grades or catch up in class.

Geometric Relationships in the Coordinate Plane - Chapter Summary

Work through this chapter at your own pace to study geometric relationships in the coordinate plane, as well as concepts like rotation, dilation, and translation. Our expert instructors break down these relationships, terminology and formulas in a way that's easy to understand and remember. Completing this chapter can help you:

  • Recognize quadrants, ordered pairs, perimeter and area on the coordinate plane
  • Use coordinate geometry formulas
  • Graph shapes on the coordinate plane
  • Define rotation, reflection and translation
  • Explain the concept of dilation in math

When you're finished with a lesson, try the accompanying self-assessment quiz to check your understanding of key terms and concepts. Your dashboard will keep track of your progress throughout the chapter. The chapter is available to study at any time of day or night, and its online format allows you to study at home, at school or wherever you happen to be.

7 Lessons in Chapter 10: Geometric Relationships in the Coordinate Plane
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What is a Coordinate Plane? - Definition, Quadrants & Example

1. What is a Coordinate Plane? - Definition, Quadrants & Example

In this lesson, you'll learn what a coordinate plane is and some coordinate plane terminology. You'll also see a few examples of coordinate planes in action. Then, you can test your new knowledge with a brief quiz.

Ordered Pairs on the Coordinate Plane

2. Ordered Pairs on the Coordinate Plane

In this video lesson, you will see how points are plotted on the coordinate plane. Learn the proper way to identify points on the coordinate plane and how to read the points.

Coordinate Geometry: Definition & Formulas

3. Coordinate Geometry: Definition & Formulas

In this lesson we'll define coordinate geometry and learn about formulas that are commonly used in coordinate geometry. You can then take a brief quiz to see what you learned.

Overview of Graphing Shapes on the Coordinate Plane

4. Overview of Graphing Shapes on the Coordinate Plane

After reading this lesson, you'll see how easy it is to solve geometry problems with a coordinate plane. You'll learn how the Pythagorean Theorem can help you find the distance between two points and how easy it is to find the area of a rectangle.

Reflection, Rotation & Translation

5. Reflection, Rotation & Translation

This lesson will define reflection, rotation, and translation as they relate to math. It will also show you an example of each one so that you can perform these transformations on your own.

Dilation in Math: Definition & Meaning

6. Dilation in Math: Definition & Meaning

Dilations are transformations that change figures in specific ways. Learn about these changes and how to complete dilations here. Then test your understanding with a quiz.

Perimeter & Area in the Coordinate Plane

7. Perimeter & Area in the Coordinate Plane

After reading this lesson, you'll know how you can use the coordinate plane to help you find the perimeter and area of various shapes. Learn how you can find your answers just by counting.

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