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## Do the order of transformations matter?

A General Note: Combining Transformations**Horizontal and vertical transformations are independent**. It does not matter whether horizontal or vertical transformations are performed first.

## What are the 5 transformations?

These lessons help GCSE/IGCSE Maths students learn about different types of Transformation: Translation, Reflection, Rotation and Enlargement.

## What are all the sequences of transformations?

A sequence of transformations is **a set of translations, rotations, reflections, and dilations on a figure**. The transformations are performed in a given order. This diagram shows a sequence of transformations to move Figure A to Figure C.

## What is a sequence of rigid transformations?

Any sequence of rigid motions is called a rigid transformation. A rigid transformation is a **transformation that doesn’t change measurements on any figure**. With a rigid transformation, figures like polygons have corresponding sides of the same length and corresponding angles of the same measure.

## Which comes first translation or reflection?

A glide reflection is a composition of transformations.In a glide reflection, **a translation is first performed on the figure**, then it is reflected over a line. Therefore, the only required information is the translation rule and a line to reflect over. A common example of glide reflections is footsteps in the sand.

## Does the order in which you perform the transformations of a function matter explain?

**The order does not matter**. Algebraically we have y=12f(x3). Of our four transformations, (1) and (3) are in the x direction while (2) and (4) are in the y direction. The order matters whenever we combine a stretch and a translation in the same direction.

## What are composite transformations?

In geometry, a transformation is an operation that moves, flips, or changes a shape to create a new shape. A composite transformation is **when two or more transformations are performed on a figure** (called the preimage) to produce a new figure (called the image).

## What is the importance of sequence of transformation?

In a composite transformation, the order of individual transformations is important. For example, if you first **rotate**, then scale, then translate, you get a different result than if you first translate, then rotate, then scale. In GDI+, composite transformations are built from left to right.

## What are the four transformations?

The four main types of transformations are **translations, reflections, rotations, and scaling**.

## How many types of transformations are there in a sentence?

In English, there are mainly **three types** of sentences.

## Which sequence of transformations produces ABC from ABC?

Answer: **A translation up 3 then a 90 degree counterclockwise rotation about the origin**.

## How do you identify transformations?

**The function translation / transformation rules:**

- f (x) + b shifts the function b units upward.
- f (x) – b shifts the function b units downward.
- f (x + b) shifts the function b units to the left.
- f (x – b) shifts the function b units to the right.
- –f (x) reflects the function in the x-axis (that is, upside-down).