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alainabbyboo22
 2 years ago
Quadrilateral WXYZ is located at W(2,1), X(5,2), Y(4,4), Z(2,4). A translation of the quadrilateral is located at W’(5, 5), X’(8, 6), Y’(7, 8), Z’(5, 8). How is the quadrilateral translated?
A. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 3 units to the right and 4 units up.
B. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 4 units to the right and 3 units up.
C. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 3 units to the left and 3 units down.
D. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 4 units to the left and 3 units down.
alainabbyboo22
 2 years ago
Quadrilateral WXYZ is located at W(2,1), X(5,2), Y(4,4), Z(2,4). A translation of the quadrilateral is located at W’(5, 5), X’(8, 6), Y’(7, 8), Z’(5, 8). How is the quadrilateral translated? A. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 3 units to the right and 4 units up. B. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 4 units to the right and 3 units up. C. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 3 units to the left and 3 units down. D. Quadrilateral WXYZ is translated 4 units to the left and 3 units down.

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JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Just compare one point on the original WXYZ with the corresponding point on the translated shape. So if you pick W on the original shape, pick W' on the new shape. W original is (2,1) W' is (5,5) The x coordinate is 3 more, and the y coordinate is 4 more. To double check, see if the "3 more for x, 4 more for y" works for other pairs of points like X and X', Y and Y', and Z and Z'.
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