Shape transformations

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the four transformations

translations

  • the amount the shape moves by is given as a vector
  • x is the horizontal movement
  • y is the vertical movement
  • if the shape moves left and down, x and y will be negative

rotations

  • to describe a rotation, you must give 3 details
  • the angle of rotation
  • the direction of rotation
  • the centre of rotation

reflections

  • give the equation of the mirror line

enlargements

  • the scale factor= new length/old length

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