# To investigate a problem, describing position on a 2-D grid as coordinates

In this lesson, you will be revising prior learning about coordinates. We will continue to explore how points plotted on a grid can be referred to using coordinates. We will learn about the x and y axis and how to read coordinates to locate points on a grid. We will remember that you must read the x axis first followed by the y axis. We will investigate using our new knowledge.

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

## 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:

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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:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

## 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

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Quiz:

# To Investigate a Problem, Describing Position on a 2-D Grid as Coordinates Quiz

Coordinates

## Question 5

Q1.What letter is in position (0,6)?

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Q2.What letter is in position (8,7)?

2/5

Q3.What letter is in position (1,3)?

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Q4.Which letter has the same number for both the x and the y coordinate?

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Q5.What are the coordinates of point T?

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Quiz:

# To Investigate a Problem, Describing Position on a 2-D Grid as Coordinates Quiz

Coordinates

## Question 5

Q1.What letter is in position (0,6)?

1/5

Q2.What letter is in position (8,7)?

2/5

Q3.What letter is in position (1,3)?

3/5

Q4.Which letter has the same number for both the x and the y coordinate?

4/5

Q5.What are the coordinates of point T?

5/5

# Lesson summary: To investigate a problem, describing position on a 2-D grid as coordinates

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