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**DarkTangent****Member**- Registered: 2017-07-03
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Quadrilateral

has vertices with coordinates and . When the figure is rotated clockwise around point and then reflected across the line , what are the coordinates of the final image of point ? Express your answer as an ordered pair.I am stuck and don't know where to begin. Please help!

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi DarkTangent

First draw a diagram. Then make use of some tracing paper. In the UK in GCSE exams, tracing paper is allowed.

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**thickhead****Member**- Registered: 2016-04-16
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*Last edited by thickhead (2017-08-15 21:36:15)*

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**DarkTangent****Member**- Registered: 2017-07-03
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That answer is not correct. The method looked right though.

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Dark Tangent

I get this:

Q (2,7) rotates to Q' ((0,5) and then reflects to (2,5)

thickhead wrote:

So the coordinates of various points will be N(0,-4) ,P( 2,-4) and Q(2,0).

Is this correct? The rotation is 270 clockwise.

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**DarkTangent****Member**- Registered: 2017-07-03
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Yes! Thanks so much for your help!

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**DarkTangent****Member**- Registered: 2017-07-03
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Can you please also help me with this problem too?

Segment

has endpoints at and . Segment is obtained by translating by units to the right and units down. Find the midpoint of segment . Express your answer as with and integers.All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them - Walt Disney

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You can either find the midpoint of and perform the translation, or translate and then determine the midpoint.

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**thickhead****Member**- Registered: 2016-04-16
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I overlooked "clockwise". My answer is for counterclockwise 270 degrees rotation.

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