REFLECTION

Definition of Reflection

A Reflection is a transformation in which the figure is the mirror ../image_md of the other.

More About Reflection

  • Reflection can also be called as flip.
  • In above figure, one figure is the mirror ../image_md of the other. So, the transformation is a reflection.

Video Examples: Reflection


Example of Reducing Fractions

  • A reflection is the mirror ../image_md. Here, the figure on the bottom is the mirror ../image_md of the figure on the top.

Solved Example on Reflection

Ques: Which of the figures is a reflection of Figure A?

    Choices:
    A. Figure 3
    B. Figure 2
    C. Figure 4
    D. Figure 1
    Correct Answer: D

Solution:

    Step 1: A reflection or flip is the transformation in which the figure is turned over
    Step 2: When Figure A is turned over, Figure 1 is formed
    Step 3: So, Figure 1 is the reflection of Figure A.