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## Which is an example of an isometric transformation flipping a grilled cheese sandwich?

Flipping a grilled cheese sandwich is an example of an **isometric transformation**. Flipping a grilled cheese sandwich is an example of an isometric transformation. This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.

## What are isometry transformations?

An isometry of the plane is **a linear transformation which preserves length**. Isometries include rotation, translation, reflection, glides, and the identity map. Two geometric figures related by an isometry are said to be geometrically congruent (Coxeter and Greitzer 1967, p. 80).

## Which one is not an isometric transformation?

**Dilation** changes the size of the shape making it a NON-ISOMETRIC transformation.

## Which explains the transformation applied to Rectangle rect?

Which explains the transformation applied to rectangle RECT to form rectangle R’E’C’T’? **The rectangle was reflected over the x-axis**.

## What are the characteristics of translations select three options?

We found that translations have the following three properties: **line segments are taken to line segments of the same length;** **angles are taken to angles of the same measure**; and. lines are taken to lines and parallel lines are taken to parallel lines.

## What is an example of transformation?

Transformation is the process of changing. An example of a transformation is **a caterpillar turning into a butterfly**.

## What are the 5 transformations?

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

## Are stretches isometric?

Isometric stretching is **a type of static stretching** (meaning it does not use motion) which involves the resistance of muscle groups through isometric contractions (tensing) of the stretched muscles (see section Types of Muscle Contractions).

## Which transformations are Nonrigid transformations?

**Translation and Reflection transformations** are nonrigid transformations.

## Is a rotation an isometric transformation?

A rotation transforms a object into another object. We see that rotating an object does not change the shape or size of the object. Therefore, a rotation transformation is an **isometric transformation**. In other words, a rotation is an isometry.

## How do you know if a transformation is isometric?

A geometry transformation is either rigid or non-rigid; another word for a rigid transformation is “isometry”. An isometry, such as a rotation, translation, or reflection, does not change the size or shape of the figure. A dilation is not an isometry since it either shrinks or enlarges a figure.