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# Why do children have difficulties with glide reflection?

Updated: 10/18/2022

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I am a kid and I have no difficulties but some kids might

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Q: Why do children have difficulties with glide reflection?
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### What is a glide reflection?

A glide refletion is a glide that has reflection.

### Is it a glide-reflection rotation reflection or translation?

A glide reflection is where you reflect the shape and translate it. A glide rotation is where you rotate a shape and translate it. A glide translation doesn't exist.

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### Which of the following statements is not true about glide reflections?

a glide reflection is a composition of a rotation and reflection

### Explain why a glide reflection is an isometry?

Because the glide reflection is a combination of two isometries, it is also an isometry.

### What is glide symmetry?

A glide reflection is a combination of translation along some line and reflection in the line. Human footprints are a good example. Glide symmetry is another way to refer to it.

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### Which of the following is not invariant under a glide reflection?

A. Glide reflection b. Orientation of points c. Parallelism of lines d. Areas of polygons

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### What are glide reflection and rotational transformations?

A glide reflection is a combination of a reflection in a line and a translation along that line. This can be done in either order. A rotational transformation is a rotation around a fixed point or axis.

### Is glide reflection equivalent to two reflections across two vertical lines?

No. Glide reflection is a combination of an ordinary reflection and a slide along the line of reflection. A two reflections across two vertical lines is a translation without any reflection or rotation.