ROTATION

Definition of Rotation

A Rotation is a transformation that turns a figure about a fixed point.

More About Rotation

  • Rotation is also called as turn
  • The fixed point around which a figure is rotated is called as centre of rotation

Video Examples: Example of Rotation


Example of Rotation

    Example of Rotation

Solved Example on Rotation

Ques: Identify the figures that represent a rotation.

    Example on Rotation
    Choices:
    A. Figure 1 and Figure 2
    B. Figure 1, Figure 2, and Figure 3
    C. Figure 3 and Figure 2
    D. Figure 1 and Figure 3
    Correct Answer: A

Solution:

    Step 1: A Rotation is a transformation that turns a figure about a fixed point called the center of rotation
    Step 2: Here, in Figure 1 and Figure 2, the figures are turned about a fixed point called the center of rotation
    Step 3: So, Figure 1 and Figure 2 represent rotation.

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