Translations - Concept

Concept Concept (1)

A geometry translation is an isometric transformation, meaning that the original figure and the image are congruent. Translating a figure can be thought of as "sliding" the original. If the image moved left and down, the rule will be (x - __, y - __) where the blanks are the distances moved along each axis; for translations left and up: (x - __, y + __), for right and down (x + __, y - __), for right and up (x + __, y + __).

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Translations - Problem 1
Problem 1
How to perform a transformation when an ordered pair rule is given.
Translations - Problem 2
Problem 2
How to write the rule for a transformation that has already been performed.
Translations - Problem 3
Problem 3
How to describe a translation when an ordered pair rule is given.