# Identifying, describing & representing the position of a shape following a translation

In this lesson, we will investigate translations of shapes, describe translations using mathematical vocabulary, and the meaning of the word "congruent".

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# Worksheet

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# Identifying, Describing & Representing the Position of a Shape Following a Translation Quiz

Quiz on the basics of translating shapes

Q1.What are congruent shapes?

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Q2.Which of the following statements is correct?

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Q3.If a shape has translated right 6 spaces and up 3 spaces it has also moved....

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Q4.Which of the following statements is incorrect?

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Q5.When translating shapes every point of the shape must move

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#### Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
Quiz:

# Identifying, Describing & Representing the Position of a Shape Following a Translation Quiz

Quiz on the basics of translating shapes

Q1.What are congruent shapes?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following statements is correct?

2/5

Q3.If a shape has translated right 6 spaces and up 3 spaces it has also moved....

3/5

Q4.Which of the following statements is incorrect?

4/5

Q5.When translating shapes every point of the shape must move

5/5

# Lesson summary: Identifying, describing & representing the position of a shape following a translation

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