# To describe positions on a 2D Grid as coordinates

In this lesson, you will be revising the names of different types of 2D shape. We will begin to explore how shapes can be referred to on a grid using coordinates. We will learn about the x and y axis and how to read coordinates to locate points on a grid. We will use the correct mathematical language for shape and coordinates for a variety of quadrilaterals.

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Quiz:

# To describe positions on a 2-D grid as coordinates

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## Question 5

Q1.The corners of a 2-D shape are known as....

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Q2.The 'x' axis is:

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Q3.The 'y' axis is:

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Q4.Which axis do you move along first when you plot coordinates?

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Q5.What do we call the point on a coordinates grid where the x and y axis cross?

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Quiz:

# To describe positions on a 2-D grid as coordinates

What do you remember?

## Question 5

Q1.The corners of a 2-D shape are known as....

1/5

Q2.The 'x' axis is:

2/5

Q3.The 'y' axis is:

3/5

Q4.Which axis do you move along first when you plot coordinates?

4/5

Q5.What do we call the point on a coordinates grid where the x and y axis cross?

5/5

# Lesson summary: To describe positions on a 2D Grid as coordinates

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