Transformations and Tessellations Worksheet

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1.

Identify a pair of polygons that is used for the tessellation.

a. | octagons and rectangles | ||

b. | squares and rectangles | ||

c. | octagons and squares | ||

d. | pentagons and hexagons |

Correct answer : (3)

2.

Which figure is used for the tessellation?

a. | Figure 2 | ||

b. | Figure 3 | ||

c. | Figure 4 | ||

d. | Figure 1 |

So, Figure 3 which is a scalene triangle is used for the tessellation.

Correct answer : (2)

3.

Which polygon would complete the tessellation?

a. | hexagon | ||

b. | parallelogram | ||

c. | rectangle | ||

d. | square |

So, a parallelogram completes the tessellation.

Correct answer : (2)

4.

Which polygon would complete the tessellation?

a. | rectangle | ||

b. | square | ||

c. | pentagon | ||

d. | hexagon |

So, a rectangle completes the tessellation.

Correct answer : (1)

5.

Which polygon would complete the tessellation?

a. | rectangle | ||

b. | square | ||

c. | parallelogram | ||

d. | hexagon |

So, a square completes the tessellation.

Correct answer : (2)

6.

Which figure is obtained when Figure A is rotated by 90°?

a. | Figure 3 | ||

b. | Figure 1 | ||

c. | Figure 2 | ||

d. | Figure 4 |

When Figure A is rotated by 90°, Figure 3 is obtained.

Correct answer : (1)

7.

Which figure shows a 180° rotation of Figure A ?

a. | Figure 1 | ||

b. | Figure 2 | ||

c. | Figure 4 | ||

d. | Figure 3 |

When Figure A is rotated by 180°, Figure 4 is obtained.

Correct answer : (3)

8.

Which figure shows a 270° clockwise rotation of the rectangle given?

a. | Figure 1 | ||

b. | Figure 2 | ||

c. | Figure 3 | ||

d. | Figure 4 |

When the given figure is rotated 270° clockwise, Figure 2 is obtained.

Correct answer : (2)

9.

Which figure shows a 360° counterclockwise rotation of the triangle shown?

a. | Figure 2 | ||

b. | Figure 4 | ||

c. | Figure 1 | ||

d. | Figure 3 |

When the given figure is rotated 360° counterclockwise, Figure 4 is obtained.

Correct answer : (2)

10.

Which figure shows a 270° clockwise rotation of the flag shown?

a. | Figure 2 | ||

b. | Figure 4 | ||

c. | Figure 3 | ||

d. | Figure 1 |

When the given figure is rotated 270° clockwise, Figure 4 is obtained.

Correct answer : (2)