[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Translations” google_fonts=”font_family:Lato%3A100%2C100italic%2C300%2C300italic%2Cregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic%2C900%2C900italic|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Translations involves sliding or moving the object or point given across the \(x –\)  and \(y –\) axes

If a point \((x, y)\) is translated \(a\) units on the \(x – axis\) and \(b\) units on the \(y – axis\), the translation is represented as:

\(\left(x, y\right) \rightarrow \left(x + a, y + b\right)\)

 

Example: Translate the point \(A\left(-3, 2\right)\) using the rule \(\left(x + 2, y + 4\right)\)

Solution

\(A\left(-3, 2\right) \rightarrow \left(-3 + 2, 2 + 4\right) \rightarrow A’\left(-1, 6\right)\)[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”412″ img_size=”full” label=””][/vc_column][/vc_row]